J. Ollie Edmunds Scholars

2021-2022 | Bella Grace Parker


Newnan High School
Newnan, Georgia
Intented Major: Health Sciences
University Honors Program

High School Campus Involvement:

In High School, Bella Grace spent time participating in the following activities:

  • Student Government Association
  • National Honors Society
  • Newnan Ambassadors (Vice President)
  • Varsity Swim Team and Volleyball 
  • Cross Country

Community Involvement:

Bella Grace has volunteered with:

  • SmileTrain, Inc. (Student Ambassador and Smile Captain)
  • Community Service Coordinator for Whit’s Frozen Custard of Newnan

Awards and Honors:

Bella Grace has received the following awards:

  • Georgia Certificate of Merit
  • Governor’s Honors Program Nominee

2021-2022 | Sugeeth Sathish


James Madison Memorial High School
Madison, WI
Intended Major: Finance & Economics with concentration in Investments
University Honors Program

Campus Involvement:

In High School, Sugeeth spent time participating in the following activities:

  • Drama, Debate, and Forensics Club (Co-President)
  • Debate (Captain)
  • District Student Senate (Secretary)
  • Summit Credit Union Teller (Intern)
  • Future Business Leaders of America

Community Involvement:

Sugeeth has volunteered at:

  • St. Mary’s Hospital Volunteering Program (Team Lead)
  • Dane County PATCH Program (Teen Educator)
  • Public Library (Volunteer)

Awards and Honors:

Sugeeth has received the following awards:

  • National Speech and Debate Association All American and Honors Society Superior Distinction
  • National AP Scholar with Distinction
  • Academic High Honor Roll
  • Commercial Credit Analyst at First Business Bank

2020-2021 | Miranda Bihler


Durant High School
Wimauma, FL

Double Major in Mathematics and World Languages & Cultures (Hispanic Studies concentration)

Campus Involvement:

  • Alpha Alpha Alpha First Generation Honor Society (Vice President)
  • Omicron Delta Kappa
  • FOCUS Orientation Leader
  • Stetson Academic Advising Lead Student Assistant
  • Hatters on the Run
  • Stetson University Chorale
  • Business Ethics TA

Awards and Honors:

Miranda has received the following awards:

  • Gold Award from the Girl Scouts
  • National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholar
  • Dept. of Education Outstanding School Volunteer Youth Award

2020-2021 | Wyatt Sise


Gulf Breeze High School
Gulf Breeze, FL

Major: History (Pre-Law)

Campus Involvement:

  • Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Fellow 
  • V.P. of Courtroom Affairs, Stetson Mock Trial 
  • Scholarship Chair, Phi Alpha Delta  
  • Scholarship Chair, Sigma Nu Fraternity 

Awards and Honors:

Wyatt has received the following awards:

  • Eagle Scout
  • National Merit Finalist
  • Florida Boys State Delegate

2019-2020 | Camilo Lilleslatten


Canterbury School
Sanibel, FL
Major: Political Science (Pre-Law)

Campus Involvement:

  • Student Government Asssociation - Class of 2023 Senator
  • Baseball Team Manager/Bullpen Catcher
  • Lobbyist for Amnesty International: Summer 2020
  • Coach: European Soccer Camps Aspen
  • Teachers Assistant: Voice of the People Freshman Seminar

Awards and Honors:

Camilo has received the following awards:

  • Internship with Freeborn and Peters Law Firm
  • Deans List: Fall and Spring Semesters

2019-2020 | Chloe DeYoung


Cambria-Friesland High School
Cambria, WI
Double major in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University Honors Program

Campus Involvement:

  • Alpha Epsilon Delta (pre-health student group)
  • Zeta Tau Alpha (Academic Chair)
  • FOCUS Orientation Leader
  • Serves on Honor Council
  • Chemistry SPI
  • Omicron Delta Kappa Vice President of Membership
  • Club Volleyball
  • Beta Beta Beta Biological Honors Society
  • Rho Lambda
  • Order of Omega
  • Volunteer for Hispanic Health Initiatives

Awards and Honors:

Chloe has received the following awards:

  • Internship at ClinCloud in Maitland Florida (Alzheimer’s research)
  • General Chemistry Award (2020)
  • Organic Chemistry Award (2021)
  • Top Hatter Leadership Award Nominee

2018-2019 | Ansley McCoy


Darlington School
Kennesaw, GA
Major: Honors International Relations
University Honors Program

Campus Involvement:

At Stetson, Ansley spends her time participating in the following activities:

  • Alpha Kappa Psi (business fraternity)
  • Phi Alpha Delta (pre-law fraternity)
  • WORLD Ambassador
  • Vice President of Public Relations for Mock Trial

Community Involvement:

  • Next2Lead mentor to elementary school students
  • Peer mentor for Source of Strength for suicide prevention
  • Traveled over 60 countries around the world that has helped mold her interest and passion for global citizenship
  • Founded a business called Virtual Elder Law Assistant