Every month the AAEC blog publishes a letter from an AAEC alumni to their former high school self. Our alumni letter for December is Sommer is a 2016 graduate from AAEC who also received her Associate of Arts Degree from Yavapai Community College. She is currently applying to Western Governors University to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Business. She is a mentor for Youth Outdoors Unlimited which is a nonprofit organization that takes kids and young adults out to teach them wildlife conservation, being an ethical hunter/huntress, build confidence, and experience a strong community bond. She is currently training her horse to barrel race. She currently works in a small business as the Service Coordinator and plans to open her own small business someday.