KIPP Delta Public Schools Alumna
Dorise is a KIPP Delta alumna and a graduate of her local community college, Phillips Community College at the University of Arkansas, where she received her Associate’s Degree in Biology. During her time in High School, Dorise held several leadership positions, including serving as Class President and Captain of the Volleyball team. Dorise has received recognition for her academic success, including receiving the Beyond Z Award, and being inducted into Phi Theta Kappa at her local Community College. Outside of school, Dorise is involved in a mentorship program for teens called Daughters Pursuing Destiny, which focuses on encouraging teenage girls to become closer to God and to pursue their destinies. Dorise intends to become an OB/GYN and looks forward to giving back to her community by opening up her own practice and providing a safe place for youth and for pregnant women who want to stay active through opening up a local gym.