CHAMBER SELECTS JR. LEADERSHIP CLASS OF 2014
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC September 25, 2013 – Thirty-one area high school juniors representing the Lowcountry academic community were recently chosen to participate in Jr. Leadership Hilton Head Island-Bluffton. Class selection is based on a written application and a personal interview.
Chosen for the Jr. Leadership Class of 2014 are: Bluffton High School: Jason Byrd; Hilton Head Christian Academy: Mike Dillon, Sarah Haire, Luke Higgs, Grace Patton, Chloe Strickland; Hilton Head Island High School: Lauryn Bush, Tommy Cooper, Matthew Feldman, Lilla Felix, Victor Gonzales, Americal Jenkins, Wesley Kerr, Peyton Leitner, Emma McGoldrick, Markus Merritt, Priscilla Neville, Carolanne O’Fee, Bekka Parent, Garrett VonMinden, Rachel Wilbourne; Hilton Head Preparatory School: Alyssa Calamari, Abby Cohen, Steve Frederico, Whitaker Gannon, Jackson Henz, Taylor Kent, Amit Kohli, Lucas McMillan, Grace Orie and Allie Santorum.
The Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce Jr. Leadership Program is dedicated to developing young leaders of our community. The program focuses on the culture, history, environment, economics and civics of southern Beaufort County and provides opportunities to build leadership skills through service learning projects, seminars, workshops and interaction with local leaders and decision makers.