By Evamarie Socha
The Daily Item
Young Americans for April at Valley high schools, as announced by the Greater Susquehanna Valley Chamber of Commerce. They include::
School: Shikellamy High
Parents: Lenny and Donna Deppen
My talents or hobbies: I have been dancing ballet for 16 years and I enjoy playing tennis, skiing and swimming on my swim team.
Among the leadership positions I have held: Treasurer of the Ski Club for two years and treasurer of French Club.
Among my special achievements and awards: French National Honor Society and National Honor Society.
How I have given back to the community: I recycle for National Honor Society and I am an acolyte in church.
My plans upon graduation: Attend Bloomsburg University and major in medical imaging.
Why I was selected as a Young American? I was selected for my academic achievements and the leadership abilities I show.
What you should know about me: That I can accomplish anything once I set my mind to it.