Reddy Kilowatt Credit Union is very pleased to announce the winner of its 2016 Scholarship Program. Corner Brook Regional High School Graduate, Nathan Barker, exemplifies the qualities of good citizenship and community co-operation that are consistent with credit union values.
Nathan graduated high school with honours in June 2016 and is currently working towards a Bachelor of Nursing degree at Memorial while playing for the Memorial Seahawks basketball team. In addition to achieving at the highest level for high school basketball, Nathan received the Brian Hamlyn memorial award for his dedication to sports, arts, and academics.
He has volunteered with the Special Olympics, the Corner Brook Running Club and given back to his sport and younger athletes by coaching Corner Brook Intermediate basketball as well as U15 and U17 Team NL basketball.
A music lover, Nathan plays the trombone and with his high school band, he played at the Corner Brook Festival, Atlantic Music Festival, and travelled to the 2016 music festival at McMaster University.
Nathan is the grandson of member Arthur Bennett and is pictured below with Brenda Holden, Manager, Operations & Compliance