Charles Austin Smallwood
Beau of the Day
Charles Austin Smallwood, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles and Belinda Smallwood, is a Senior at Cherokee Trail High School.
Charles is a proud member of Jack and Jill of America, Inc (10+ years), where he's served as Teen Recording Secretary, Vice President, Editor, and Parliamentarian. He's a member of Kappa League (4 years); Guide Right (3 years), and he works with the Food Ministry committee at New Hope Baptist Church. He is the recipient of the Jack and Jill Outstanding Leadership Award 2016-2017 and 2017-2018; Teen Volunteer Recognition 2017 Children’s Cluster, and Certificate of Achievement of Community Service Hours 2017.
Charles' future aspirations are to earn a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Computer Programming, and use his knowledge and skills to work in the gaming industry. He plans to utilize his leadership training from his years in Jack and Jill and Kappa League to lead teams of professionals in creating new and innovative games and interactive learning simulations.
Charles' favorite quote is, "If you can’t fly, then run. If you can’t run, then walk. If you can’t walk, then crawl, but by all means, keep moving," Martin Luther King, Jr.
Congratulations to Jack and Jill Denver Chapter Beau, Charles Austin Smallwood!