Katelynn Hester

Katelynn Hester is a rising junior at Southeastern Oklahoma State University in Durant, Oklahoma and a 2018 LAMI Scholar. She is a History major with a double minor in English and Spanish and is a member of her university’s Honors Program. Her research this summer will document the cultural shifts that took place within the Choctaw Nation due to the presence of Christian missionaries during the 18th and 19th centuries.