American Graduate Champion: Jordan Gesch

KLRU shares the inspiring stories of the people that are making our community a success! As part of our American Graduate initiative, we’re honoring American Graduate Champions that have been submitted by the community.

Screen shot 2015-06-03 at 12.37.46 PMToday’s Champion is Jordan Gesch! Gesch is a track coach at Cedar Ridge High School. In the video, Jordan Ferris, a student at Cedar Ridge High School, talks about why Coach Gesch is her champion. “He motivates his athletes with positivity, determination, drive and perseverance,” said Ferris.

Watch the video to find out more about Jordan’s champion!

Do you know someone in our community who is working to improve high school success for students throughout Central Texas? Recognize them as an American Graduate Champion! American Graduate Champions can be students who work as mentors, business leaders who serve as role models, school officials making changes to better the system, parent activists, and even struggling students who are overcoming obstacles in order to graduate.