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CRI Counselor Recognized As Next Gen Under 30 Leader

Chelsea Hinkle, 5th Grade Counselor at Canyon Ridge Intermediate was honored as the only counselor in the State to be recognized as Next Gen Under 30 in the education category.  She was recognized at a ceremony at The Embassy Suites in Norman, OK over the weekend.  "I am over the moon thrilled for Mrs. Hinkle," CRI Principal Kathy Blackwell said.  "She is a very hard worker and does so much for our students.  We are blessed to have her as a member of our team, and she deserves this recognition."  

About NextGen Under 30 
In just ten years, the NextGen Under 30 program has expanded throughout Oklahoma, with 1,811 award winners selected from 8,678 nominees, from over 421 different companies and organizations located in cities and towns across the entire State of Oklahoma. By the year of 2021, Millennials will make up nearly half of our workforce in Oklahoma. Do you know any young adult OVER-ACHIEVER Oklahomans doing amazing things in Oklahoma and who are 30 years old in 2021 or younger? The NextGen under 30 LEADERSHIP and AWARD RECOGNITION Program was founded in 2011 and has received over 8,678 nominations as there are many talented young individuals living in Oklahoma. The NextGen under 30 mission has been to identify and honor these very talented young Oklahomans as a way of encouraging them to follow their lifetime family and career goals in Oklahoma.

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