Jen Shaud wins Remarkable Women of the Upper Peninsula contest

HOUGHTON, Mich. (WJMN) – After narrowing it down to four finalists, a winner has been named in the Remarkable Women of the Upper Peninsula contest.

Jen Shaud, who has made an impression on the Copper Country by making it more accessible for everyone is the winner of the contest. Local 3 asked Shaud what it feels like to receive this honor.

Remarkable Women of the Upper Peninsula Finalist: Jen Shaud

“Overwhelming,” said Shaud. ” I feel like I try hard to make the world better. Sometimes, I succeed at that, but I don’t do it alone. I am honestly so very honored. I wish I could share it with all the other people that make this possible with me.”

As part of her award, Shaud will be going on a trip to Los Angeles and join other remarkable women across the country for a few days. She also wins a $1,000 donation to the non-profit of her choice.

Congratulations Jen!

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