Anna Fortenberry of Greenwood graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in food and nutrition in business and industry from Texas Woman’s University last May.
Fortenberry is a 2009 graduate of Slidell High School. She is the daughter of Troy and Cheryl Fortenberry of Greenwood.
While at TWU, she was active in the Honors Scholar Program, Athenian Honor Society, National Residence Hall Honorary, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Upsilon Omicron National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Student Dietetic Association, National Society of Leadership and Success and Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.
Fortenberry also held leadership roles including secretary of fundraising in Athenian Honor Society and vice president of recognition and president of the National Residence Hall Honorary. She was a peer adviser for University Housing and a peer mentor for the Department of Undergraduate Studies for three years.
This fall, she will start the food systems administration graduate program at TWU. She has also been accepted into the School Nutrition Specialist internship program.