Camryn McPherson

McConnell Scholar Class of 2025


Camryn McPherson, of Union, Ky., is a member of the McConnell Scholar Class of 2025 at the University of Louisville where she studies psychology and political science.

Honors & Awards

  • UofL Honors Program
  • UofL Henry Vogt Scholar
  • UofL Dean's Scholar
  • McConnell Scholars Service Award, 2022

Campus & Extracurricular Involvement

  • Freshman LEAD 
  • Ignite Campus Ministry Servant Leadership, Donor Relations Team
  • Mecosta Circle Head, Intercollegiate Studies Institute
  • Participant, United States Air Force Academy 64th Assembly
  • Member, Sojourn Midtown Church

Internship & Work Experience

  • Intern, Neville Blakemore Jefferson County Clerk Campaign
  • Intern, Florence Baptist Church Student Ministry
  • Student Assistant, McConnell Center

Community Service

  • Volunteer, Florence Baptist Church Events

High School

Camryn is a graduate of Walton-Verona High School, where she graduated as salutatorian and served as president of the FBLA Club and chair of Y-Club Civic Engagement. She is an alumna of the Governor's Scholars Program.

The McConnell Scholars Program provides opportunities which will push me academically and expose me to new viewpoints, pathways, and topics. This program includes many of my passions and being selected as a scholar felt purposeful. I am excited to see what the McConnell Scholars Program holds for me.