Mackenzie Wherry is a 2023 Pedrozzi Scholar. After graduating from Livermore High School last Spring, she is continuing her education at the University of Nevada, Reno. Mackenzie says, “It is such an honor to be selected as a Pedrozzi Scholar. Thank you for your generosity, which has allowed me to purse a degree in Psychology at the University of Nevada, Reno. After living through the Covid-19 pandemic as a freshman in high school I realized that the field of mental health was and area I was passionate about and wanted to gain further knowledge in order to help people who are struggling. This scholarship will allow me to pursue my educational goals and make the most impact on humanity.”