Laura Fox is another outstanding teen from Takotna, Alaska. She is part of ongoing efforts that are to better her community. Laura's personal goal is to become a lawyer and more specifically to be instrumental in Alaska Native issues. She is currently attending the University of Alaska Fairbanks and working for the Tanana Chiefs Conference.
Here is Shana Sheehy's radio interview with Laura.
Her nominator said Laura is instrumental in helping youth in Takotna explore and find what is beyond the community and opening windows to future opportunities. She also participates in many organizations in Alaska that encourage youth such as Lead On, A.S.R.A and A.A.S.B meetings to name a few.
To nominate a teen for a Spirit of Youth award, visit spiritofyouth.org.