Aisha Reese is the recipient of the Ohio University Zanesville Martin Luther King Scholarship. She will be recognized at the Annual Martin Luther King Breakfast.
Aisha Reese is considered to be someone who when given a challenge works through it without hesitation. There has been trials in her life, but that doesn’t stop her from accomplishing everything she sets her mind to. Aisha strongly believes, “Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the full staircase,” in the words of Martin Luther King Jr.
Aisha graduated in May, 2019 from Zane State and earned an Associate of Applied Business, in Paralegal Studies, Cum Laude. She works part-time as clerical assistant at a prestigious law firm in Zanesville. She is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice at Ohio University Zanesville and plans to graduate in December, 2020. Aisha’s lifelong dream is to one day open a non-profit youth shelter to help troubled teens.