Girl power is in the air, and The Meadows School senior Hanna Thistle is leading the charge in her community by helping her friends, peers and neighbors find peace, wellness and confidence through yoga and meditation. As a Girl Nation ambassador, enthusiastic volunteer and dedicated mentor, her passion for helping others is obvious. Moreover, she intends to continue doing so well beyond high school by pursuing a career in internal medicine, nutrition, yoga instruction or all of the above. Endowed with a strong work ethic and positive attitude, she’s got what it takes to make her dreams come true while positively impacting those around her, and for that, Hanna Thistle is – A Step Above.
“The summer of 2015, psychologist Dr. Carli Snyder asked me to be an ambassador of her young girls group, Girl Nation. It has been an absolute joy teaching young fourth and fifth grade girls about the importance of yoga, nutrition, and meditation to stay balanced as they approach their high school years.”