2017 marks the third year of CBT‘s 20 Under 20, a program celebrating 20 outstanding high school seniors in Columbia who have big potential. Every day for the next ten days, we’ll be posting Q&As from our 2017 winners, so check in every day to learn more about the next generation of community leadership. You’ll hear about their accomplishments, their goals moving forward, and how their hometown schools have built them up. Give them a shout-out on social media too — they deserve it!

 

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