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MESA, Ariz. â€” Marva Jess, formerly of Blackfoot, was recently nominated by Sarah Galarza and Ed Lipinski to recieve "The Summit Student Leadership Award" for outstanding leadership and service at Mesa Community College at Red Mountain. The Summit Awards are held to recognize and celebrate the student leaders of MCC Red Mountain. Faculty and staff single out students for recognition for outstanding leadership, commitment to academics and for going above and beyond. Jess's family, mother Carol and sisters Leslie and Donna said,"We are so proud of you." Jess is a 1989 graduate of Blackfoot High School.