Tescha Hawley, an alumna of the Brown School at Washington University, is among 10 finalists for CNN’s “Hero of the Year.”
Learn more about her work in her Native American community in this video. Hawley, a Buder Scholar, earned her Master of Social Work in 2002.
The winner will be selected based on daily online voting, and the finalists will be featured on a CNN special Dec. 10. Cast votes for Hawley on CNN’s website through Dec. 5.