Posted by Bill Davis
Isis Mejias and Anja Nikolova spoke at the Rotary International Convention in Toronto last week.
Videos of their presentations can be found at "Rotary Convention Videos" --"Special videos page".
Photo with Anja Nikolova from Macedonia and Murat Celik from Istanbul
Global Scholars Isis Mejias and Anja Nikolova spoke in the General Sessions of the Convention last week in front of 14,000 Rotarians at Air Canada Centre in Toronto.
District 5890 funded Isis' scholarship and the first year of Anja's scholarship to Yale University.
Five Districts funded her second year- 5770, 5840, 5980, 5770 and 7980.
Isis who was sponsored by our Humble Club and has spoken here on several occasions works for Forum Energy Technology in Houston as Sales/Process Manager Production Equipment. Isis first came to our attention when, as a member of Engineers Without Borders, she visited Maseno , Kenya and developed a Global Grant sponsored by our club. Isis is from Venezuela.
In June Anja joined LVMH -Louis Vuitton Mo√ęt Hennessy Group in operations sustainability in San Francisco. Anja is from Skopje Macedonia.
Thank you Andy Smallwood for introducing me to Murat Celik in Istanbul who recommended Anja for the scholarships.