The Episcopal Church Women of East Tennessee have awarded Ashton Mayo-Beavers with the 2020-2021 Mollie Tucker Scholarship. Ashton is a member of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Knoxville. She graduated from Chattanooga High’s Center for Creative Arts with a 3.96 GPA and gained many accolades from her church, high school, and dance communities.
She has served as an Episcopal Youth Ambassador for the Diocese of East Tennessee and is an experienced acolyte, having served in the ordination of Bishop Brian Cole. She is a member of the National Honors Society, the YMCA’s J. A. Henry Leaders Club, and has volunteered with Hearth Hospice.
Ashton plans to attend Mercer University in Atlanta, Georgia where she will major in computer science, aspiring to become a computer scientist with a focus in researching the intersection of culture and technology.
“It is clear that Ashton will continue service to her church community as well as her local community wherever her life takes her.” Mary Lee Baer, President of East Tennessee ECW