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Kathryn Grizzle

California State University, San Bernardino
Trustee Emeritus Ali C. Razi Scholar

Katheryn Grizzle

Without adversity, I would not be the same person today. I have learned to use challenges as motivation.

​​Growing up, Kathryn Grizzle knew that education would allow her to escape the familial cycles of poverty, addiction and abuse.

Kathryn is now earning a bachelor’s degree in mathematics on a teaching track from California State University, San Bernardino. She has worked as an instructional aide, helping to counsel and encourage students in need.

Kathryn is an active member of the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network and works to raise awareness of sexual abuse. She is also involved in a number of organizations that work to inspire young women to pursue educational and career opportunities in the STEM fields.

After graduation, Kathryn plans on working in education so that she can help inspire others to fulfill their dream of attending college. Kathryn knows that with hard work and determination, anything is within reach.