2017 Commencement Undergraduate Student Speaker Spotlight

2017 Commencement Undergraduate Student Speaker Spotlight

Heather Smith was chosen as the 2017 undergraduate student speaker. Smith earned her bachelor’s degree in corporate communication from Elizabethtown College. Early in her professional career she worked in the not-for-profit sector in Harrisburg, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She specialized in high school drop-out prevention and assistance program referrals. She is employed by DowellGroup Inc., a brokerage firm for manufacturers, based in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. Smith is the marketing and new business coordinator and executive assistant to the CEO and founder.

In Heather’s speech she thanked everyone who has supported her through her educational journey. She motivated her fellow graduates with the story of her getting over her fear of failure and becoming a confident young woman who has succeeded to grow herself professionally and personally through her time at E-town. Thank you Heather for your encouraging and powerful speech! We wish you the best, your future is bright!