Christiansburg, VA – Catlin Miller pitched a $259,482 investment plan to fund her dream of obtaining degrees in wildlife biology and now she’s being recognized nationally! Reflecting on Oprah Winfrey’s inspiring statement, “Whatever our dreams, ideas or projects, we plant a seed, nurture it and then reap the fruits of our labor,” Catlin Miller pitched virtual investors for a capital investment to seed her dream. Miller’s financial plan was so compelling that it won her third place in the nation in the Fall 2019 InvestWrite® competition. Click here to read full story.

Due to the current situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus, the planned school assembly to announce Miller’s award was canceled. Miller’s teacher and principal surprised the student with her award at her doorstep with appropriate social distancing. Click here to see the video on Facebook of the surprise.

Local news station, WFXR TV interviewed Catlin and her teacher.