Jeff Higgins and Barrett
Jeff Higgins has been a consistent mentor in the North Platte TeamMates program for more than a year and a half. Jeff and his mentee Barrett have been matched for the same time period.Higgins is an individual who loves the outdoors. He can usually be found outside mowing his lawn, working on the house or outside at the lake.
He is very active and involved in the North Platte community. Jeff said he enjoys being a mentor because he gets to talk and hangout with a younger individual, as well as getting a different view on life.
Barrett is a seventh grader at Adams Middle School. He enjoys school and sports and has high expectations of wanting to wrestle and attend college at Oklahoma State University. Barrett loves having a mentor. He said Jeff helps him with stuff, along with spending quality time together.
Jeff and Barrett have a lot in common. When they meet they usually talk, play board games or basketball.