Judge Review

Student – 62072

Academic Achievement

    • PA Junior Academy of Science Fair – Best in Category, Perfect Score, Duquesne University Award of Excellence; Society of Women Engineers Best Presentation; Innovation Award, Member – 4 Years
  • PA Regional Science Fair – Association for Bridge Construction Design Award; Michael Baker International Award, Certificate of Excellence; 1st place in Category, Award for Senior Physics Division, Member – 4 Years
  • GCC Class Rank: #2, 4.4 GPA, Academic Quiz Team, Member – 3 Years
  • Tri-M Music Honor Society, Recruitment Chair, Recruitment Chair – 1 Year
  • National Art Honor Society, Scholarship Chair, Scholarship Chair – 1 Year
  • Extracurricular Activities

      • Track & Field: 9-time All-American: National Champion in Steeplechase and 3000m, placing nationally in 7 other events; 3-time State Place Winner in Pole Vault, 800m and 1600m, Captain, Captain – 4 Years
  • Gymnastics: 8-time PA State Qualifier, 2-time State place winner in Vault and Bars; Level 9 Competitive High school gymnast, WPIAL Qualifier; Started Gymnastics program at GCC, Member – 4 Years
  • Instrumental Band, Percussion Leader, Percussion Leader – 4 Years
  • Cross Country – 3-peat County Champion, placed 3rd in State; WPIAL Runner Up, Member – 4 Years
  • Student Council, Math League, Reading Team, Society of Women Engineers, Science Bowl, Member – 3 Years
  • Community Involvement

      • St. Sebastian Cross Country Team Volunteer Head Coach, Head Coach, Head Coach – 2 Years
  • City Mission Shelter, Greater Pittsburgh & Westmoreland County Food Banks, St. Vincent DePaul Store, Volunteer, Volunteer – 4 Years
  • Gymnastics Coach; Youth Track & Field Coach, Volunteer Coach, Volunteer – 4 Years
  • Volunteer YWCA Model, Member – 1 Year
  • Church Lector and Cantor; Greensburg Central Catholic, Member – 4 Years
  • Plans

    Volunteering to help the underprivileged has driven my desire to become an architect and design wonderful living spaces for people in need that are both beautiful and affordable through innovative designs and environmentally friendly materials. I plan to compete in Track & Field at the NCAA Division I level, with sights set on the Olympics, while continuing gymnastics training. My commitment to community will grow with positions of leadership in USA Track & Field, YWCA, and youth coaching.

    Student – 62101

    Academic Achievement

      • National Honors Society, Member – 1 Year
  • National Society of High School Scholars, Member – 1 Year
  • National Honors Society, Member – 1 Year
  • DiVincian Society (Art Society), Member – 1 Year
  • Order Of The Arrow (Boyscout’s National Honor’s Society), Member – 1 Year
  • Extracurricular Activities

      • Debate Team, Captain – 1 Year
  • Earth Club, Organizer – 3 Years
  • Mock Trial, Captain – 2 Years
  • Boy Scouts, President – 4 Years
  • Political Student Union, President – 1 Year
  • Community Involvement

      • Earth Club Fundraisers, Member – 3 Years
  • Eagle Scout Project, President – 1 Year
  • Mayoral Candidate Volunteer, Member – 1 Year
  • Ambassador Program, Student Ambassador – 1 Year
  • Service and Spirituality Class, Member – 1 Year
  • Plans

    I am currently a Junior in High School. From here until I am enrolled into college, I plan to earn my Eagle Scout award, help volunteer for mayoral candidate Ed Gainey’s campaign, complete my Eagle Scout Service project, intern at the Bootay, Bevington & Nichols Law Firm as well as intern the Bank of America in their Student Leaders Program. If I have some spare time over the summer, COVID permitting I plan to go to Mendi, Papua New Guinea where I will volunteer at the Catholic Diocese of Mendi.

    Student – 62124

    Academic Achievement

      • School/Community Awards: Lions Young Leaders in Service-Gold Award–2020, 2019, 2018 (100 + Hours of Community Service); Washington County Humane Society Reading Tales Read-A-Thon Winner–2020; United Way Be STEMtacular Summit–2020; Faraday Lecture Series Presenter and Pittsburgh Office Host–2019, 2018; National Honor Society (NHS) Induction Guest Speaker Harrisburg, PA–2019; National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) Induction Guest Speaker Pittsburgh, PA–2017; Relay for Life-Certificate of Appreciation 12 Hour Event-Walked 100 Laps–2017, Recipient-School/Community Awards – 4 Years
  • Regional/District Awards: American Legion Essay Contest-District Winner–2021; Pennsylvania Science Talent Search (PSTS) Junior-Top Female Award–2020; Pennsylvania Student Council Region A Conference-Lincoln Park High School, PA–2020; DECA District 2 Conference Pittsburgh, PA–2020, 2019, 2017; Certificate Westinghouse Science Honors Institute-Saturday Lecture Series–2019-2020; DECA Districts: (-Perfect Score 100%-State Officer Exam–2019, -Principles of Business Management and Administration Districts 3rd Place–2017); Battle of the Books-3rd Place–2019; Carnegie Mellon University Playtesting–2019, 2018; PNC Bank Young Women’s Intro to Banking Event–2019, 2018; DECA District 10 Conference Philadelphia, PA–2018; University of Pittsburgh Medical School 16th Annual Summer Health Career Academy (AHEC)–2018, Recipient-Region/District Awards – 4 Years
  • State Awards: Pennsylvania Student Council State Conference (PASC)-Virtual-Pennsylvania–2020; DECA State Career Development Conference Hershey, PA–2021, 2020, 2019, 2018: (-Integrated Market Campaign-Event (IMCE) 1st Place (Qualified for Internationals)–2021, -Top Presentation Score (IMCE)-1st Place–2021, -Marketing Cluster Exam Top Test Score Medallion-1st Place–2020, -State Competition (IMCE) 5th Place (Qualified for Internationals)–2020, -Virtual Business Challenge Personal Finance-1st Place Pennsylvania–2021, 2020, 2018, -State Competition (IMCE) 2nd Place (Qualified for Internationals)–2019, -Top Presentation Score (IMCE)-1st Place–2019); Pennsylvania DECA’s Fall Leadership Conference-Virtual–2020, DECA Emerging Leaders Summit-Virtual–2020; DECA Chapter Officer Leadership Summit-Hershey, PA–2019; PennSERVE Award-PA Governor’s Office of Citizen Service (119 Service Hours)–2017, Recipient-State Awards – 4 Years
  • National Awards: The Ultimate DECA Power Trip-Charlotte, NC-Virtual–2020; DECA Emerging Leaders Summit-Virtual–2020; #OneDECA Conference Calls–2020-Present; DECA North Atlantic Region Conference Calls–2020-Present; DECA Ultimate Power Trip Washington D.C.–2019, Recipient-National Awards – 4 Years
  • International Awards: Emerging Leaders Award-DECA–2021; ICDC-International Career and Development Conference: (-Anaheim, California-Virtual–Qualified-To be held April 2021, -Nashville, Tennessee (Qualified for 2020 Competition-Cancelled due to Covid-19)–2020, -Orlando, Florida–International Competition (IMCE) Award of Excellence-Top 30%–2019, -Atlanta, Georgia–Certificate of Achievement THRIVE Emerging Leader—2018); Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF): (–Anaheim, California-Virtual–2020, –Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania–2018), Recipient-International Awards – 4 Years
  • Extracurricular Activities

      • Student Council, President, Treasurer, Technology Officer, Volunteer Lead – 4 Years
  • DECA, President, Vice President of Leadership and Communications, Captain, Volunteer Lead – 4 Years
  • STEAM: STEAM Maker Club, Science Club, PJAS, PRSEF, ISEF, STEAM Maker Club: President, Vice-President, Secretary; Science Club: Leadership Team and Research Team – 4 Years
  • Literacy: Bookish In The ‘Burgh Teen Ambassador-Sponsored by Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, Pittsburgh Teen Literature Podcast Member-“Bridges & Books”, Riverstone Books Teen Council, Book Club, Reading Competition Team, Battle of the Books, Teen Ambassador, Teen Council – 4 Years
  • Media: Newspaper, Prom Video Creator/Editor, School Video Creator/Editor for over 6 clubs and organizations, Newspaper: Writer, Designer, Peer Editor; Video Editor/Volunteer – 4 Years
  • Community Involvement

      • Lion/Leo Club High School Service Hours=218.5 Hours: Pet Toy Drive Collection for Animal Friends, Pittsburgh, PA 2021—Total=15 Hours (Volunteer Lead-Collected toy donations and toiletry items for Animal Friends); Donation Drive for Washington County Humane Society, Washington, PA 2021—Total=10 Hours (-Volunteer Lead-Collected donations for the Humane Society); Santa Paws Guardian Angels Medical Service Dogs 2020-2021—Total=9 Hours (-Fundraising Champion-2nd Place Raised $565, -Volunteer Lead-Collected monetary donations and raised awareness for Guardian Angels); Adopt a Soldier Project-Uniontown Lions Club, Uniontown, PA 2020—Total=23 Hours (-Raised funds to shop and purchase items to assemble 10 care packages for men and women deployed overseas, -Made Christmas Cards to be included with the care packages); International Leo Day of Service-Washington City Mission, Belle Vernon, PA 2020—Total=9 Hours (-Collected, gathered, and delivered toys to City Mission Hidden Treasures Store); Hurricane Relief Collection Drive-Help for Louisiana-PA Lions Clubs, Scenery Hill, PA 2020—Total 7 Hours (-Volunteer-Collected and donated items for the Lions Hurricane Relief Drive); Mutt Strut-Guardian Angels Medical Service Dogs, Pittsburgh, PA 2020, 2018—Total 15 Hours (-Volunteer-Assisted with event activities and promoted fundraisers (2018-8.5 Hours, 2020-6.5 Hours)); Washington Humane Society Donation Collection, Washington, PA 2020, 2018—-Total 17 Hours (-Volunteer-Collected donations for the Humane Society (2018-9 Hours, 2020-8 Hours)); BCR Lions Club 52-250 Fundraiser-Leo Club, Richeyville, PA 2019, 2018, 2017—Total 19 Hours (-Volunteer-Assisted the BCR Lions Club with various activities during their fundraiser (2017-9 Hours, 2018-7 Hours, 2019-3 Hours)); Run for Alex, Bentleyville, PA 2019, 2017—Total 13 Hours (-Volunteer-Served food and assisted with race activities (2017-7 Hours, 2019-6 Hours)); Cards 4 Troops, Pittsburgh, PA 2019, 2018—Total 9 Hours (-Volunteer-Created and sent cards to soldiers both stateside and overseas (2018-5 Hours, 2019-4 Hours)); Operation Gratitude, Midland, PA 2019—Total 7 Hours (-Volunteer-Shopped for donations through Amazon and sent care packages to active duty soldiers); Fleece Connection, Pittsburgh, PA 2018—Total 11 Hours (-Volunteer-Created and made 2 Extra-Large Tie-Knot blankets for hospitalized veterans); Relay for Life-12 Hour Event, California, PA 2017—Total 15 Hours (-Volunteer-Helped raise money for the American Cancer Society walked 100 laps, setup/cleanup); Christmas Caroling-Leo Club, Richeyville, PA 2017—Total 4 Hours (-Volunteer-Sang Christmas carols to residents in several nursing homes); Hurricane Relief-CalU With Houston Donation Drive, California, PA 2017—Total 6 Hours (-Volunteer-Helped collect and donate items for hurricane relief efforts); Marianna Christmas Parade-Leo Club, Marianna, PA 2017—Total 3 Hours (-Volunteer-Walked in the parade to raise awareness for volunteering and upcoming service projects); Levi’s Children’s Charity-Charity Gala, Pittsburgh, PA 2017—Total 7 Hours (-Volunteer-Helped raise money for Levi’s Children’s Charity through dancing); Build-A-Bears for Children’s Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 2017—Total 4 Hours (-Volunteer-Made a build-a-bear to donate to children at Children’s Hospital); St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital-Bowl-A-Thon, Bentleyville, PA 2017—Total 8.5 Hours (Volunteer-Participant and gathered volunteers and bowlers to raise money for St. Jude); Stockdale Fire Hall-Fish Fry, Stockdale, PA 2018, 2017—Total 7 Hours (-Volunteer-Served meals to the community and helped prepare take-outs for the Annual Fundraiser), Volunteer/Captain/Project Lead – 4 Years
  • DECA High School Service Hours=184.5 Hours: MiniTHON-Four Diamonds Cancer Research-Virtual 2021—Total 46 Hours (-Event Lead-Hosted month-long fundraiser with various school clubs/organizations for Four Diamonds); Muscular Dystrophy Association-PA Cyber DECA Virtual MDA 5K 2021—Total 12 Hours (-Event Lead-5K participant/fundraiser, Raised over $100 for MDA); Chocolate Fundraiser for Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) 2021—Total 11 Hours (-Event Lead-Sold chocolate to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy Association); PA DECA Virtual 5K Benefitting the Kisses for Kyle Foundation 2021—Total 5 Hours (-5K participant/fundraiser, Raised over $100 for Kisses for Kyle); Kisses for Kyle (PA DECA State Charity) 5K-Turkey Gobble for Kisses for Kyle 2020—Total 15 Hours (-Event Lead-5K Participant/fundraiser, Raised $606 for Kisses for Kyle); Kisses for Kyle (PA DECA State Charity) Toy Drive 2020—Total 56 Hours (-Event Lead-Collected toy donations/Raised money to shop for toys: Collected 104 Toys); Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) 5K-Orlando, FL 2019—Total 5 Hours (-5K participant for MDA); Mini THON-Four Diamonds Cancer Research, Warrendale, PA 2019—Total 11.5 Hours (-Volunteered to raise awareness for Four Diamonds, -Coordinated activities representing DECA, History Club, Maker Club, and Science Club); 96.1 Kiss Stuff-A-Bus, Pittsburgh, PA 2019, 2018—Total 16 Hours (-Volunteer-Collected toy donations and helped Stuff-A-Bus for local Pittsburgh children (2018-9 Hours, 2019-7 Hours)); School Choice Week, Pittsburgh, PA 2018—Total 7 Hours (-Sophomore delegate speaking on the benefits of volunteering), President/Captain/Volunteer – 4 Years
  • Multiple Sclerosis Society Service Hours=179 Hours: Multiple Sclerosis Society Volunteer Activities 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017—Total 110.5 Hours: -Designed, ordered, and delivered t-shirts, recruited volunteers, and implemented multiple fundraisers & -IMCE campaign event through DECA to raise awareness and increase marketing (–Event Lead/Captain-Collected donations, advertising, t-shirt distribution, raffle ticket fundraiser (2017-28.5 Hours, 2018-29 Hours; 2019-32 Hours; 2020-21 Hours)); Multiple Sclerosis Charity Walks—Total 68.5 Hours: -Washington PA Virtual MS Walk 2021, 2020—Total 21 Hours (–Silver Fundraising Medal for Raising over $500 for Team Seader and —Event Lead/Captain/Fundraiser walked 10 miles for the MS Society MS Walk), -Pittsburgh PA Virtual MS Walk 2020—Total 14 Hours (–Silver Fundraising Medal for Raising over $500 for MS Be Gone and —Event Lead/Captain-Participant/Fundraiser walked 7 miles for the MS Society MS Walk), -Tanger Outlets-Washington PA MS Walk 2019, 2018, 2017—Total 16 Hours (–Event Lead/Captain-Participant/Fundraiser walked 4 miles for the MS Society MS Walk (2017-6 Hours, 2018-5 Hours, 2019-5 Hours)), -Pointe-Pittsburgh PA MS Walk 2019, 2018—Total 17.5 Hours (–Event Lead/Captain-Participant/Fundraiser walked 5 miles for the MS Society MS Walk (2018-9 Hours, 2019-8.5 Hours)), Captain – 4 Years
  • Alex’s Lemonade Stand Service Hours=312 Hours: Alex’s Lemonade Stand Ambassador, Pittsburgh, PA 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017—Total=103.5 Hours (-Helped market events for Alex’s Lemonade Stand to increase fundraising (2017=33.5 Hours, 2018=31 Hours, 2019=20.5 Hours, 2020=18.5 Hours)); Alex’s Lemonade Stand End Childhood Cancer 5K, Pittsburgh, PA 2020—Total=29 Hours (-Event Captain and 5K participant for fundraiser for Alex’s Lemonade Stand); Alex’s Million Mile Team–The Yellow Lemonaders, Pittsburgh, PA (Raised over $2000) 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017—Total=179.5 Hours (-Event Captain–Walked daily and fundraised to reach 100 Miles each month: 2017 Raised $430 and Volunteered 56.5 Hours, 2018 Raised $626 and Volunteered 48 Hours, 2019 Raised $700 and Volunteered 45.5 Hours, 2020 Raised $313 and Volunteered 29.5 Hours, 2021 To be completed in September 2021. My goal is to beat my highest year of $700!), Ambassador/Captain/Volunteer – 4 Years
  • United Way High School Service Hours=112 Hours: United Way School Supply Drive Coordinator, Pittsburgh, PA 2020—Total=25 Hours (-Planned, coordinated, collected school supplies, and collected donations to shop for school supplies and -Donated over 100 school supplies (Individual item count=730 items); Southwestern PA Winter Clothing Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017—Total=33 Hours (-Collected donations of jackets, scarves, and gloves for United Way (2017=9 Hours, 2018=8 Hours. 2019=8.5 Hours 2020=7.5 Hours)); Grow Up Great Book Drive for United Way, Pittsburgh, PA 2019, 2018, 2017—Total=37.5 Hours (-Collected book and puzzle donations for United Way (2017=11 Hours, 2018=15 Hours, 2019=11.5 Hours)); United Way Literacy Kits, Pittsburgh, PA 2019, 2018—Total =16.5 Hours (-Assembled Pre-K literacy kits for United Way. Wrote thank you notes for teachers (2018=8 Hours, 2019=8.5 Hours)), Volunteer – 4 Years
  • Plans

    I plan to attend California University of Pennsylvania to pursue a dual major in Business Administration/Marketing and Biology with my long-term goal of a career in Veterinarian Medicine. I plan to simultaneously earn my MBA while in graduate school as I obtain my DVM and eventually own my own business.

    Student – 62137

    Academic Achievement

      • National Science, Spanish, Thespian, and Tri-M Honors Societies, Member – 3 Years

    Extracurricular Activities

      • Best Buddies, President and member of the Pennsylvania Student Advisory Board – 2 Years
  • Soccer, Member – 4 Years
  • Cheerleading, Captain – 1 Year
  • Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Vice President – 1 Year
  • Junior Achievement, Member – 4 Years
  • Community Involvement

      • Appalachia Mission Trip, Member – 3 Years
  • St. Therese Church Youth Ministry, Altar Server, Lector, Cantor, Fish Fry helper, Vacation Bible School Leader – 5 Years
  • St.Therese School Cheerleading, Coach – 3 Years
  • Serra Catholic High School Eagle Ambassador, Student Ambassador – 3 Years
  • Serra Catholic Campus Ministry, Member – 4 Years
  • Plans

    After graduation I plan to attend a five year physicians assistant program to get a degree in biology and masters in physicians assistant studies. Currently I am still undecided between Chatham University and Saint Francis University where I have been accepted into both programs. I am passionate about helping others so I am very excited to begin my higher education in this field.

    Student – 62179

    Academic Achievement

      • Highest Honor Roll, Member – 4 Years
  • Top 8 in the Pennsylvania for Lincoln Douglas debate (2019) and National Speech and Debate tournament qualifier, Member – 1 Year
  • Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony award recipient, Member – 1 Year
  • AP Scholar with Honor, Member – 1 Year
  • National Latin Exam Magna Cum Laude or Higher, President – 3 Years
  • Extracurricular Activities

      • Speech and Debate, Captain – 4 Years
  • Latin Club, Student Leader – 4 Years
  • Model United Nations, Member – 3 Years
  • Joan of Arc Society of Scholars, Member – 4 Years
  • Global Competence Initiative, Member – 4 Years
  • Community Involvement

      • Cole Cafe waitress and clerk, Member – 1 Year
  • Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth summer intern, Member – 1 Year
  • Altar server, Member – 8 Years
  • National Honors Society tutor, Member – 1 Year
  • Vacation Bible School team leader, President – 1 Year
  • Plans

    I plan to attend a four year university after graduation, pursuing a major in Pharmaceutical Sciences or Statistics. I plan on using this education to pursue a career in the medical and health sciences field, specifically in biostatistics or research and development.

    Student – 62210

    Academic Achievement

      • Elected Student Body Council, Treasurer – 2 Years
  • Academic High Honor Roll, Received highest honor roll awards throughout all four years of high-school education – 4 Years
  • American Mathematics Competition 10 2nd Place Award, School-wide mathematics competition 2nd place winner – 1 Year
  • WPIAL 3A Soccer All-Section Honorable Mention Award, Recognized for athletic perfomance – 1 Year
  • Class Valedictorian Candidate, 1st place academic ranking in high-school class, candidate for class Valedictorian – 4 Years
  • Extracurricular Activities

      • High School Varsity Soccer, Captain – 1 Year
  • High School Varsity Baseball, Captain – 1 Year
  • After school Youth and Government Club, Judicial Party Member – 3 Years
  • After school World Affairs Club, Leader of small learning group – 2 Years
  • Community Involvement

      • Tree Pittsburgh Community Service, Member – 2 Years
  • Alta Via Italian Restaurant, Host – 1 Year
  • Morningside Community Athletics Association, Volunteer – 5 Years
  • Plans

    I have been granted admission to and plan on attending either the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill or the University of Pittsburgh Honors College program. I also plan on majoring in the Pre-Medicine field at either university after hopefully graduating as Valedictorian of my senior high-school class.

    Student – 62244

    Academic Achievement

      • Asian Cultures Club, President – 3 Years
  • Joan of Arc Society of Scholars, Honors Student – 4 Years
  • Bryn Mawr College President’s Book Award, Winner – 1 Year
  • Oakland Catholic High School Student Ambassador, Student Ambassador – 3 Years
  • Global Competence Initiative, Member – 4 Years
  • Extracurricular Activities

      • Model United Nations, Member – 3 Years
  • Oakland Catholic Theater Group, Member – 4 Years
  • Flute, Musician – 4 Years
  • World Literature Book Club, Member – 4 Years
  • OC Eagle Eye Newspaper, Staff Writer – 4 Years
  • Community Involvement

      • Church of the Ascension English as a Second Language Program, Teacher – 3 Years
  • Church of the Ascension Meal Ministry, Volunteer – 5 Years
  • LaScola’s Italian Ice and Custard, Employee – 3 Years
  • Bethlehem Haven Women’s Shelter, Volunteer – 3 Years
  • Oakland Catholic High School Tutoring, tutor – 1 Year
  • Plans

    In college, I look forward to my plans to earn a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology and Biology. My goal is to reconcile these seemingly unrelated fields of study into a strong foundation for becoming a genetic counselor. As a genetic counselor, I hope to serve as a mediator between patient and physician whilst empowering and educating all people under my care. I hope to particularly work with BIPOC communities that have been underrepresented or dismissed within the healthcare industry.

    Student – 62285

    Academic Achievement

      • High Honor Roll GPA 4.7, Member – 3 Years
  • National Honor Society, Member – 3 Years
  • Class rank 7 out of 235, Member – 3 Years
  • Extracurricular Activities

      • Varsity Basketball Team, Captain – 3 Years
  • Max Preps PA Basketball Player of the Year, Player – 2 Years
  • Pgh. Post Gazette Fab Five Award 2019, Player – 1 Year
  • Tribune Review 2019 player of the year, player – 1 Year
  • Invited to Wooten McDonald All American Camp countries Top 50 juniors 2019, Player – 1 Year
  • Community Involvement

      • Boys & Girls Club, Student Ambassador – 4 Years
  • Chartiers Valley Student Athlete Advisory Council / “NO Place for Hate”, Member – 1 Year
  • Best Buddies Club, Member – 2 Years
  • Math Club, Member – 2 Years
  • Maximum Hoops camps, mentor/counselor – 3 Years
  • Plans

    I have committed to the University of Pittsburgh to play basketball and major in engineering.

    Student – 62302

    Academic Achievement

      • National Honor Society, Member – 1 Year

    Extracurricular Activities

      • Penn Hills Way Award, Member – 2 Years

    Community Involvement

      • Featured on CerebralPalsy.org, Featured Inspiration – 1 Year
  • National averted an Wheelchair games -travel with, Participant / Mentor – 11 Years
  • Mighty Penguins Sled Hockey Team, Member – 11 Years
  • School Band, Member – 8 Years
  • Plans

    My plans after High School is to become a sports agent. I love all sports and the love of the game will help me reach my goals. My disability does not define who I am or what I can achieve. I also want other people to learn that people with disabilities can achieve anything with hard work. I always give everything my best. I plan to give back to my community in anyway I can and always be the version of myself.

    Student – 62319

    Academic Achievement

      • Academic Award, Science – 1 Year
  • Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS), Regional and State competitor…1st place – 4 Years
  • National History Competition, Video- From Compromise to Opportunity: Women in the Armed Forces 2nd place – 1 Year
  • Pennsylvania Keystone Exams, Advanced Biology, Advanced Literature – 3 Years
  • Earned HIghest Honor, Grades – 4 Years
  • Extracurricular Activities

      • Student Council, Member – 2 Years
  • Student Council, Treasurer – 1 Year
  • Environmental Club Completed Energy Audit of High School, President – 2 Years
  • North Hills Boys Golf Team, Captain – 4 Years
  • North Hills School Board Student Representative, Student Ambassador – 2 Years
  • Community Involvement

      • First Tee of Pittsburgh, Volunteer Coach – 4 Years
  • St. Teresa of Avila Church, Altar Server, festival worker and CCD assistant teacher 70 hours – 4 Years
  • Animal Friends, Volunteer 45 hours – 1 Year
  • Pittsburgh Penguins, Volunteer 6.6 Run & Family walk6 hours – 2 Years
  • Pittsburgh Pirates, Volunteer Home Run 5K 6 hours – 2 Years
  • Plans

    I have been a member of the Western PA Girl Scouts for 7 years and have earned my Bronze, Silver and Gold Award. I have also earned the St Lucy’s Medallion. I have also attended the Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership (HOBY) conference at Washington and Jefferson University. I was not sure where to put this information above. I plan on continuing to volunteer and help the community I live in. I also plan of attending a 4 year university to study engineering, particularly aeronautics.