On October 12, 1995 Mikaela Parrick was born. She lives in Lester with her mother Jackie and her older sister Brittany.
In school Mikaela is involved in robotics club and NASA. Her senior classes include: AP Spanish, composition I and II, accounting, government, economics, grammar, AP calculus, journalism, and work study. Mikaela received a $2,000 Iowa Scholarâs Award this year as well. Her most memorable high school moment was going to Texas to participate in the Space Settlement Design Competition for NASA. Her advice to underclassman is donât procrastinate. Through the community Mikaela was involved in her churchâs mission trip to Crow Reservation in Montana.
Mikaela enjoys watching Pretty Woman and Saturday Night Live. She likes listening to country music and reading One Flew Over the Cuckooâs Nest. Her favorite food is corndogs and her favorite subject is journalism.
If Mikaela could spend one day with anyone living or dead it would be her older sister Brittany. Mikaela would like to spend a day with her sister because they donât get to see each other very often since they are both so busy.
For the future, Mikaela plans on attending the University of Iowa for English/Journalism. She sees herself working for a publishing company, newspaper, or magazine in ten years.