Faith Aherin

About Me

Faith Aherin is a senior at Dieterich High School. She is involved in basketball, cross country, and scholar bowl. She is also the 2021 class president, part of student council, art club, FFA, FCA, and National Honor Society. Faith is a member of Effingham County 4-H. In her free time, Faith enjoys reading, writing, running, and hanging out with friends. After high school she hopes to attend a four year university where she plans on studying psychology.

"I am excited about the opportunity to have been chosen as a CEO student. I hope to gain communication, business networking skills, and form relationships with local business people that will help me succeed in my future endeavors."

About My Business

Faith Aherin is the founder of Twisted Candle Co. The goal of the company is to create unique, quality candles for an affordable price. They will be creating candles that come in unconventional shapes, styles, sizes, colors, and scents appealing to all ages. The candles help bring a relaxing environment, while also bringing a touch of whimsy and fun. The founder hopes the originality of her pieces helps her customers truly make their spaces their own.






DISC Characteristics

  • Decisive- preference for problem solving and getting results
  • Interactive- preference for interacting with others and showing emotion
  • Stability- preference for pacing, persistence and steadiness
  • Cautious- preference for procedures, standards and protocols