Payton Burg – Creston Community High School

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Payton has been involved in the Creston Community High School CAST (Communications and Service Technology) class for 3 years. Payton and two classmates created a video for Nurses Week. They presented this project at the Future Ready Iowa Summit last May.

CAST has also given Payton opportunities to create websites for local businesses, like Leslie’s Dance & Tumbling, Bolinger Solutions, and House of Pain, among others. Payton has a huge passion for all forms of digital video and media. In her free time, she creates video of her travels for her YouTube channel.

Payton will study Cinema next year at Southwestern Community College in Iowa.