Cara is a sophomore from Meridian and a 1992 graduate of Kingwood High School and a 1996 graduate of Texas A&M University. She is majoring in the Physical Therapist Assistant Program and plans to take the examination to become a licensed PTA and find employment in Texas. This award is presented to a sophomore who exhibits leadership qualities, demonstrates dedication to the profession of physical therapy, and has at least a 3.0-grade point average. In addition, the student exhibits above-average clinical skills in the clinical setting. Congratulations, Cara Horstman.