By Desiree Williams
Haley Sicks graduated from Hamilton Southeastern High School in 2014. Sicks, 23, studied media and cinema arts and Spanish at Indiana University.
Q: Who has been your most influential teacher?
A: I would say my most influential teacher would have been Mrs. Jennifer Koenig. She helped teach me how to be a performer and other life-lessons throughout my years being in show choir and the performing arts.
Q: What was your favorite subject?
A: My favorite subjects in high school were the choir, drama and English courses I took.
Q: What do you miss about high school?
A: One thing I miss about being in high school is performing and having friends close (by).
Q: Can you tell me about your collegiate experiences?
A: I really enjoyed my college years. It was definitely a learning experience. I went into it studying biology and came out with a media degree. I was involved with (Indiana University Dance Marathon) where I was on the Marathon Relations (committee) working with high school marathons. I was also able to fulfill a dream with the Disney College Program. I was able to live and work at Walt Disney World for a semester in Magic Kingdom attractions. I learned so much through this program and made so many great memories.
Q: What’s your dream job?
A: My dream job is a job where I am able to be creative and work with a company I am passionate about.
Q: What are you up to now?
A: I am currently working at The Beauty Bar, where I am the media and marketing specialist. I am able to combine my interest of design, photography and videography here. It is a full-service salon located in Geist and Carmel.