Jessamyn Sweet

UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO COLORADO SPRINGS
Class of 2017

  • Despite severe asthma and a heart condition, Jessamyn prevailed as a State Championship runner and co-captain of her high school track and cross-country teams.
  • She founded a local non-profit culture club to raise political and cultural awareness among local youth, and was senior class representative on Student Council and treasurer of the National Honor Society.
  • Being raised in a military family fueled her volunteer work of aiding families with deployed members.