Sedrah Visscher, a junior at Lennox High School attended the 46th annual International Leadership Conference in Dallas, TX June 21-24. Over 11,000 students attended the event.
Sedrah, pictured at right (center), was one of ninety-seven HOSA members who competed in an event called Family Medicine Physician. The event involves interviewing two family physicians to gain insight into a career in family medicine as well as “The Why?” to their career. Sedrah finished fifth out of 97 entries.
Sedrah is a member of South Dakota HOSA-Future Health Professionals, a career and technical student organization that aims to nurture and encourage students interested in any health care career.
Lennox has a local chapter that started in 2012-13. Mr. Kruse is the local advisor for the Lennox HOSA chapter.
If you are interested in learning more or partnering with the local Lennox chapter, please reach out to Mr. Kruse at Chris.Kruse@k12.sd.us .
To learn more about the SD HOSA organization, please visit www.sdhosa.org