Kayla Hughes Cheek, a graduate of LCM High School, is the daughter of Glen and Debbie Hughes and is the granddaughter of Jerry and Loretta Hughes.

After high school, Kayla attended and graduated from Sam Houston State University. She is currently a fourth year veterinary student at Texas A&M University. 

She spoke to the Orange Rotary Club about the history and creation of the veterinary school which will be celebrating its 100th year in 2016. Texas A&M Veterinary School is open to the public and has programs, facilities and services that are one a kind in the nation.