The Tillamook Ladies of Elks are delighted to announce the two $1,500 winners of their 2015 Scholarships Program.
Alejandro Quintana-Rios of Nehalem is attending Southwestern Oregon Community College in Coos Bay, Oregon and will go on to Western Oregon University. He is working toward a degree in Physical Education and Business. He hopes to be a Physical Education teacher at an Oregon High School and also open a restaurant one day. He works at Wanda’s Café in Nehalem as a chef. His parents are Marilu and Alejandro of Manzanita.
Kristina Burdick of Nehalem is attending Western Oregon University in Monmouth, Oregon. She wishes to become an Elementary Teacher and is majoring in Early Childhood/ Elementary Education. She works at the Big Wave Café in Manzanita. Her parents are Kim and Dan Modrell of Nehalem.