Ask Edmond: Who has been your greatest mentor and what did they teach you?

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Marybel Campuzano

Data Entry/Research
Freelance Worker for Democratic Party

“My greatest role model is Lisa Long. She taught me throughout our friendship that no matter where I go or what I do in my life, I must believe in myself and love myself to see anything I do truly bloom.”

Ethan Tartsah

Mentor for Native American Student Initiative 
University of Central Oklahoma

“My greatest mentor was my fifth grade teacher who helped me develop skills that have carried me through my school and personal life. I’m proud of who I’ve become, and I hope to mentor others who have struggled like me.”

Mindy Vo

Recent Graduate
University of Central Oklahoma 

“My greatest mentor is my research mentor during college. Not only did I learn research skills but also life skills from her, too, like how it’s okay to ask for help or not know something. You are always continuously learning.”

Landon Willis (pictured on the right)

Sales Representative
Brewer Carpet One

“My dad has not only been a mentor for me but a best friend and living legend. He’s taught me more than I could ever ask for. If I had to pick one, it would be the ability to problem solve.”

Marlyn Sepulveda 

B.S in Biology 
Recent Graduate – OC

“My college professor, Dr. Alcon, has been my greatest mentor. She has taught me to always have faith in myself and God, and to always keep reaching for my goals, even if they seem impossible to accomplish in the moment.”

Tanner Luther  

Recent Graduate – OSU

“My greatest mentor was one of my history professors at OSU. She always pushed me to excel, made me aware of opportunities that prepared me for the world outside of college, and made my college experience more meaningful.”


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