Scholarship recipients Kaitlin Trimble [left] and Lexi Nephew with State Sen. Bill Eigel, Pachyderm Scholarship Chairman and Founder Mike Hazelbaker, and St. Charles County Pachyderm Club President Marty Mares.
Lindenwood University, in partnership with the St. Charles County Pachyderm Club, have awarded scholarships to Kaitlin Trimble of Lutheran St. Charles High and Lexi Nephew of Timberland Wentzville. Both of the young women were presented with $1,000 scholarships. The awards are annual and renewable.
In high school, Trimble participated in orchestra, concert choir, theater, cheerleading and track and field. As a student at Lindenwood, she intends to minor in music, yet is undecided on a major.
Nephew participated in track and field, marching band, concert band and worked as a teacher’s assistant in high school. She is involved in BMX racing and intends to major in criminal justice and psychology at Lindenwood.