Caroline Wallace

Alpha Omicron Pi


Age: 20

Hometown:
Louisville, KY

Majors:
Marketing and Sustainable Business

Minor:Public and Environmental Policy

Chapter Philanthropy:
The Arthritis Foundation


Involvement:

High School:

- Three week long service trips (two as participants, one as planner/captain) (2012-2013)
- Student YMCA Club focusing as advocacy and community service as the community service chair (2011-2013)
- Metro Youth Advocates, a municipal policy review committee of high school students set on affecting real policy change in Louisville (2012-2013)
- Co-founder of Our Earth Now, a Louisville nonprofit which encourages teens to take a stand on environmental advocacy, activism, and action (2011-2013)
- State lobbying efforts on "We Love Mountains Day" to end mountaintop removal in Kentucky and uplift Eastern Kentucky socially and economically (2012)
- Long term volunteer at Nativity Academy (2011-2012)
- Commonwealth Ambassador Award from the Kentucky Senate and House of Representatives for outstanding service to my state (2013)
Other: BETA Club, Service Action Leadership Team (SALT), A Christian Through Service (ACTS)

College:

- Active member of Civic Leadership Development, a Kelley community service club (Junior Member Level) (2013-2015)
- Philanthropy Associate in Women in Business (2014-2015)
- Intern at the Kentucky YMCA Youth Association, a nonprofit encouraging teen advocacy, development, and leadership (2014)
- Founder and President of Future Social Leaders, a new Kelley organization encouraging further study and action concerning social entrepreneurship and corporate social responsibility (2014-2015)
- Community Service chair at the Kelley Living Learning Center (2013)
- Assistant site leader for the Alternative Spring Break Program working in Aransas, Texas on wildlife conservation (2014)
-Environmental Chair for Alpha Omicron Pi (2015)
- Continued intermittent work with Our Earth Now

Leadership:

2011-2013: Co-founder of Our Earth Now, a Louisville nonprofit which encourages teens to take a stand on environmental advocacy, activism, and action
2012-2013: Community service chair for my high school's Student YMCA Club. Asked to serve on city-wide executive council overlooking 15+ high school chapters
2012: Treasurer for Kentucky Girls State, a statewide leadership and mock government conference
2012: Kentucky representative for Girls Nation, a selective program of 98 girls from each states Girls State program set in Washington, D.C. I was voted by my Kentucky peers to represent Kentucky in legislature sessions, leadership roles, and to our state senators and President Obama.
2013: Assistant planner and captain of Y-Corps, an 8 day service trip across Kentucky with 25 teens from across the state
2013: Community Service chair at the Kelley Living Learning Center, a community of over 350 freshman
2014: Assistant Site Leader for the Alternative Spring Break Program in Aransas, Texas working on a wildlife conservation site
2014-2015: Founder and President of Future Social Leaders, a new Kelley organization encouraging further study of social entrepreneurship and corporate social responsibility
2015: Environmental Chair for Alpha Omicron Pi