This scholarship is established in memory of Donald Sedestrom, a Michigan public school teacher and certified counselor. Don was a proud 1949 graduate of the Sault Branch of Michigan College of Mining and Technology and a member of the LSSU Golden Graduate Society. He graduated with a bachelor’s in education from Central Michigan University in 1951 and earned his Master’s in counseling from Eastern Michigan University in 1965. A lifelong teacher and guidance counselor, he spent the bulk of his career at Livonia Churchill High School and Livonia Stevenson High School, and as a career counselor in private practice. He believed strongly in community service that his family estimates that he spent tens of thousands of hours volunteering in the service of others.