Anna Alyse Patterson
Mount St. Mary Academy
College attending: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Colleges accepted to: University of Georgia, College of Charleston
Honors & Achievements: Bring Change to Mind Mental Health Awareness Club co-founder and vice president, Mountie Messengers Student Ambassadors president, Children’s Tumor Foundation Fundraising Committee stewardship chair, Spanish Club president, Mu Alpha Theta vice president
Career goal: I will be majoring in neuroscience with minors in both Spanish and political science at UNC. After graduating college, I plan to attend medical school to become a pediatric oncologist and become involved with public health policy.
Tell us about the teacher, coach or administrator who made a difference in your life: Throughout my four years at Mount, Mrs. Pineda has been a constant source of support and guidance. She taught me the value of hard work, persistence and the pursuit of knowledge, while instilling a passion for Spanish within me. She means the world to me!