The Provo-Orem Chamber of Commerce Women’s Business Network (WBN) is pleased to announce the 2009-2010 WBN Scholarship Recipients. After a detailed selection process, Sunny Jang (BYU) and Kathy Brown (UVU) were each selected to receive the $1000 scholarships. Jang and Brown will each receive $500 at the start of both the Fall and Winter semesters, contingent upon their active participation in WBN functions. The WBN received many qualified applications and looks forward to continuing, with the support of its many sponsors, this important scholarship program. For more information on the WBN or its scholarship program, visit the WBN blog at https://thewbn.wordpress.com.
Jang is enrolled in the BA/MA combination degree programs in accounting at BYU. She is also completing the PhD preparatory track for the PhD program in managerial accounting. Following completion of her academic career, she would like to both be a professor and help those less fortunate with pro bono financial consulting, scholarship fundraising, etc. Jang enjoys watching movies, cooking, eating, and decorating. She is originally from South Korea.
Brown grew up in Orem, Utah and graduated from Timpanogos High School in 2004. She is currently attending UVU as a Legal Studies major and working as a Human Resources Analyst at XanGo, LLC. Since an early age, she has been involved in music and has been playing the cello for over 13 years. She is actively involved in a community orchestra in Spanish Fork, and enjoys playing her cello at every opportunity. Brown is a self-proclaimed avid dog lover and enjoys freelance photography.