[Murice Miller / Moab Charter School]

The Moab Charter School invited community leaders to give pep talks to students beginning their school year on Aug. 20. Pictured from left to right: Moab City Recreation Sports Director Patrick Trim, WabiSabi Executive Director Liz Dana Han, Moab Mayor Emily Niehaus, Moab Valley Multicultural Center Executive Director Rhiana Medina, Moab Sun News Editor-in-Chief Maggie McGuire, Utah State University Moab Associate Vice President Lianna Etchberger pose with Moab Charter School Director Carrie Ann Smith.