Sophia Garrido is a freshman from Springville, Utah. She was recruited to play volleyball by Coach Tiffany Stauffenberg.
Garrido is studying medicine and would like a career as an occupational therapist or a doctor. She will transfer to the University of Utah.
“I really like the faculty and staff here,” Garrido said. “Everyone is always willing to help but I would like to be closer to home.”
Garrido was nominated by Nicole Pouget, library director.
“Sophia is one of our student assistants and has demonstrated a lifelong interest in learning,” Pouget said. “She performs her job and demonstrates a passion for learning that will propel her successfully forward in all her endeavors.”
In her free time Garrido enjoys snowboarding, reading, playing volleyball and hanging out with friends. She also plays numerous instruments something she also enjoys in her free time.