034: Ta’Na Alexander: a dream to change the world [Podcast]
Determined to change the world
Ta’Na Alesander is an honoree in the 2016 class of NextGen Under 30 Oklahoma and a winner of the Mark Costello Spirit award. The 2016 class was honored at an awards banquet and program in Oklahoma City.
Ta’Na cites her Choctaw heritage and her mother’s encouragement as important influences in her upbringing.
In this episode of The Spirit of Leading podcast, I delve into Ta’Na’s experiences and lessons learned that provide her the stability and courage to pursue her dreams.
She is a biomedical research technician at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation and is studying biomedical science at Oklahoma City University.
Ta’Na also is active in promoting her Choctaw heritage. She recently learned the Choctaw language in hopes of preserving it for future generations.