Heather Oder, 17, was recently selected as a Student Rotarian by the Kingman Rotary Club.
Heather is a senior at Kingman High School. Her parents are David and Kelley Oder.
Student Rotarians are selected on the basis of their academic and civic accomplishments.
When asked how she felt about being selected, Heather said, "I feel so honored to have been selected Rotarian. It is such a great honor and I feel blessed. Thank you so much."
Among her honors, awards and extracurricular activities are: Math Club for the last three years, Salt Club her junior year and National Honor Society.
She has received algebra, pre-calculus and chemistry awards through school.
She is currently a gymnastics instructor at All Starz Academy of Gymnastics and Dance, and loves to work with children. She has been both a gymnastics and dance state champion. In her spare time, Heather likes to ride her horse, J.D.
Heather plans to further her education, going into the field of nursing, starting at Mohave Community College and then transferring to a four-year university.
She would eventually like to become a flight nurse and work for the hospital.