Kimberly Hesla studies at Ivy Tech Community College where she completed her AAS-VisualCommunications in the Summer of 2019. Her future plans include completing a Business Administration & Supply Chain ManagementAssociate’s Degree. Kimberly wants to open a business within the local community. Her motivation for her educational and career goals are based from her being a full-time caretaker and advocate to her son, Orrin, who is disabled. Kimberly has recently stepped up to become actively involved as a leader in multiple societies and by completing Ivy Tech’s Fall 2018 Student Leadership Academy. She is currently participating in the RISE Applied Entrepreneurship Program (2019-2020). Kimberly’s plans are to pursue her business start-up and build her business to become a staple in the local community.