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Parents’ Name: Lonnie and Kelly West
Hometown: La Porte City
Birthday: October 10, 1997
Favorite color: Black
Favorite TV show: Criminal Minds
Favorite movie: The Book of Life
Favorite restaurant: Olive Garden
Favorite class: Psychology or Spanish
Hobbies/Activities: Scrapbooking & doing crafts
What is your most embarrassing moment at Union High School? Trying to talk in front of the school at the Homecoming pep assembly but no one could hear me because I was sick and didn’t have a voice.
What is your favorite memory from high school? Cheering on the football and wrestling boys and performing dance team routines in front of the fans.
My biggest pet peeve is: Being called “Morgan W.”
Who are the most influential people in your life? My parents, brother, Grandma Hook, my uncles Jim & Scott, my aunts Tammy, Laurie & Lisa, and my many cousins. I am blessed with a large, loving family.
What will you miss most about high school? Seeing all my friends on a daily basis along with Homecoming and Prom.
Where do you see yourself in 20 years? Employed as a TESOL teacher, married to the love of my life, with little mini-me’s running around our house in the country.
What is the best thing about being a senior? Having an early release.
What are your post-high school plans? Attend the University of Northern Iowa to double major in Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages (TESOL) & Spanish.
Your best advice to underclassmen? Take college classes as a junior & senior. It isn’t easy, but it’s worth it.