School: Idaho Falls High School

Future plans: Heath is going to attend Duke University in Durham, NC. He will be majoring in mechanical engineering and pursing a certificate in aerospace engineering. He hope to get his master's and eventually become an aeronautical engineer!

Accomplishments: National Merit Finalist and Award Winner, straight A student throughout his entire K-12 schooling, challenging advanced placement and dual credit coursework, participant in the invitation-only Idaho Science and Aerospace Scholars Summer Academy in Boise, ID, "Best in Categoryā€¯ award at the Eastern Idaho Science and Engineering Fair at Idaho State University.

Extracurriculars: Lettered 4 years on the IFHS Cross Country Team, 4 years on the IFHS Track Team, placed 4th in the IFSA 2017 invitation-only North American Junior Championships for Snowboarding, Scholastic Club, disk golf, food bank monthly volunteer

Favorite quote: Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe. - Albert Einstein

Favorite memory: Building cardboard boats in physics class!

Advice to future generations: Curiosity and a passion in my interests helped me through high school, and could surely do the same for you.

Parents' names: Frederick and Erin Springman

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