Rebekah is a transplant from rural, western New York State. She moved to Birmingham in 2008 to study graphic design at Samford University, and fell in love with the city. She hopes to make nonprofit work her career, and is so excited about the learning opportunities and experiences she will gain while working with Impact.

What is your favorite quote from a book, movie or song?

“…we’re too young to realize certain things are impossible. Which is why we will do them anyway.” — William Pitt, fromĀ Amazing Grace

Name and describe the most memorable place you’ve been, and how you got there.

I spent two weeks hiking in the mountains of Nepal! My church partnered with an organization there so we could do medical ministry. I was in charge of corralling all the little children while my team members attended to community members.