Sawyer’s diligence and hard work was noticed, and he now works in the College’s Public Relations Office. Through this office, he assists in media opportunities, writing press releases, advertising strategy, internal communications, and more.
Communication isn’t new to Sawyer; as a Marine he specializes in radio communications for his platoon.
“I shipped off to Marine Corps Boot Camp in June 2017. After graduating from boot camp, I
attended the School of Infantry for one month before spending four months at the Marine Corps Communication
Electronics School in 29 Palms, California. I now drill monthly out of Springfield, Missouri, where I run radio
Sawyer’s love of country is apparent in his service as a Marine and in his decision to attend College of the Ozarks, an institution known for its patriotic education.
“College of the Ozarks Patriotic Education Travel Program expanded my knowledge and love for the history of our country.”
Sawyer traveled to Washington, D.C., in 2019 for the College’s inaugural CitizenTrip® — a two day immersive trip into America’s rich history.
As he completes his time at Hard Work U. and faces his future, Sawyer’s confidence is contagious.
“My time at C of O has confirmed that God is the only one who satisfies my heart!”