Vanessa Thomas of St. Charles, Mo., received a Student Alumni Council Outstanding Senior Award at William Woods University’s recent co-curricular honors banquet.
The Outstanding Student Awards are the only awards at William Woods University bestowed on students by the nomination and vote of other students. Nominees must demonstrate academic achievement, campus and community involvement and leadership.
Thomas is a member of the Alpha Chi Omega sorority and has served as vice president of membership development. She has also served on the chapter relations and standards board, as well as the risk management committee.
She was senior class president this year and a member of Student Alumni Council, Campus Activities Board, Delta Epsilon Chi and Order of Omega Greek honor society.
She has volunteered with Relay for Life, Up Till Dawn, CARD-V, Fulton Head Start and the local retirement home.