Mallory Butts ‘21 - Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Student, Spelman College
Location: Atlanta, GA
College: Spelman College
At just 19, Mallory Butts has a heart for faith and service, a focused career path, a comprehensive resume, and a long list of growing accolades. At GAC, she received the Heart of Service Award and was actively involved. She founded and led the high school Culture Club, which focuses on being better servants of God by bringing cultural awareness, appreciation, respect, and inclusivity to the school community. Some of her many awards include the Bill Maness Good Samaritan Scholarship, the 2021 Southeast Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists Scholarship, and a Glamour College Woman of the Year 2022. From a young age, she wanted to attend Spelman College just like her mom. Mallory is a chemistry and chemical engineering student studying to be a cosmetic scientist to make skin care for people of color. To create a more inclusive and equal industry, she hopes to decrease the disparity gap in the cosmetic industry by ensuring all communities are served and provided with skin regiments. In the summer of 2022, Mallory spent 12 weeks in New York at the Estée Lauder Companies with makeup formulation as an R&D Intern.