ASHLAND -- Destiny LaFever has been named Ashland Elks Teen of the Month for September. Destiny is the daughter of Mark and Kristine LaFever and is a member of the Class of 2021 at Crestview High School.
LaFever is active in a variety of school activities including varsity soccer, basketball, softball choir and FFA. Her leadership positions include student council, National Honor Society, and FFA vice-president.
Outside of school, she is involved in 4-H. LaFever was the recipient of the 2020 Ashland County 4-H I Dare You award and the Market Steer Ultimate Exhibitor award. She enjoys showing market steers and market hogs at the Ashland County Fair as well as at the State Fair and Jackpot shows.
LaFever is employed at the Claremont Veterinary Clinic where she enjoys working with the animals and being able to help nurse them back to health.
After graduation, she plans to attend the Ohio State ATI campus for a year and then transfer to The Ohio State University main campus to major in animal science/ pre-veterinary medicine. She then hopes to attend The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and becoming the third generation veterinarian in her family.