Olga Mwenentanda spent time in Nebraska's foster care system.

Olga, a young lady from Nebraska, spent about 4 years in foster care. She was sent away to Africa but with the help of the American Embassy there, was able to return to the United States. She enjoys basketball and working with grade-schoolers and children with special needs. Olga’s passion for working with young children, especially those with special needs, is evident in her dedication. She loves hands-on opportunities to engage children. Olga is determined in her goal to get her degree in early and special education and is currently enrolled at Midland College.

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2015 Outstanding Young Leaders