DuPage County Leadership Team honorable mentions

 
Updated 1/7/2015 2:47 PM
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  • Toni Adeymi

    Toni Adeymi

  • Victoria Adomshick

    Victoria Adomshick

  • Irene Armas

    Irene Armas

  • Madeline Aspan

    Madeline Aspan

  • Brendan Colgan

    Brendan Colgan

  • Marianna Colucci

    Marianna Colucci

  • Franc Louie De Guzman

    Franc Louie De Guzman

  • Elly DeTurris

    Elly DeTurris

  • Lyndsey Franklin

    Lyndsey Franklin

  • Juan Carlos Gallegos

    Juan Carlos Gallegos

  • Jake Gillespie

    Jake Gillespie

  • Brandon Hipp

    Brandon Hipp

  • Anjeli Jackson

    Anjeli Jackson

  • Jerry James

    Jerry James

  • Kyle Kenagy

    Kyle Kenagy

  • Rachel Kipp

    Rachel Kipp

  • Emiko Grace Macaluso

    Emiko Grace Macaluso

  • Bailey McCann

    Bailey McCann

  • Arushi Mehrotra

    Arushi Mehrotra

  • Collin Metz

    Collin Metz

  • Mariam Mohsin

    Mariam Mohsin

  • Lebo Molefe

    Lebo Molefe

  • Connor Morency

    Connor Morency

  • Colleen Rafferty

    Colleen Rafferty

  • Zohra Sattar

    Zohra Sattar

  • Sarah Stahelin

    Sarah Stahelin

  • Molly Thorson

    Molly Thorson

  • Nicole Tobison

    Nicole Tobison

  • Joanna Villalobos

    Joanna Villalobos

  • Christopher "Kipper" Wagner

    Christopher "Kipper" Wagner

  • Renee Wesley

    Renee Wesley

  • Randall Westergaard

    Randall Westergaard

  • Wiktor Witkowski

    Wiktor Witkowski

Toni Adeymi

Hinsdale Central High School

Hometown: Hinsdale

Class: Senior

Parents: Ronke Champion, Yonni Adeyemi

Sponsor: Lisa Hikes, counselor

Community service: YoungLife Mission Trips to Mississippi, Guatemala and the Bahamas, YoungLife camp counselor

Victoria Adomshick

Wheaton Warrenville South High School

Hometown: Wheaton

Class: Senior

Parents: Bonnie Adomshick and Tom Adomshick

Sponsor: Holly Wierschem, English teacher

Community service: Central DuPage Hospital volunteer, Aldersgate Tutoring volunteer, Tiger Day of Caring community service volunteer

Irene Armas

Glenbard South High School

Hometown: Wheaton

Class: Senior

Parents: Felipe Armas and Lucinda Armas

Sponsor: Jennifer Pacheco, counselor

Community service: St. John Lutheran Church Volunteer for the Christmas Sharing event, Danada Fall Festival face painting, Feed My Starving Children

Madeline Aspan

IC Catholic Prep

Hometown: Elmhurst

Class: Senior

Parents: Michele and Rick Aspan

Sponsor: Jean Field, counselor

Community service: Sparkle Dance Team teacher, Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Volunteer, usher at Visitation Parish

Brendan D. Colgan

Glenbard South High School

Hometown: Glen Ellyn

Class: Senior

Parents: Tom Colgan and Gloria Colgan

Sponsor: Jennifer Pacheco, counselor

Community service: First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn Youth Group, Glenbard South Student Union, Raider Nation vice president and statistician

Marianna Colucci

Lake Park High School

Hometown: Bloomingdale

Class: Senior

Parents: Joe and Jodie Colucci

Sponsor: Patrice Lovelace, counselor

Community service: Lancer Nation, Pathways, HERO

Franc Louie De Guzman

Addison Trail High School

Hometown: Addison

Class: Senior

Parents: Carina De Guzman and Ramino De Guzman

Sponsor: Amy Ferraro, English teacher

Community service: Addison Township's Peer Jury, Pay It Forward, Blazer Ambassadors

Elly DeTurris

Naperville North High School

Hometown: Naperville

Class: Senior

Parents: Megan and Vince DeTurris

Sponsor: Dan Iverson, head cross country coach

Community service: Adaptive Physical Education, Top Dawgs Leadership Club, Rise Above Leader

Lyndsey Franklin

Lisle Senior High School

Hometown: Lisle

Class: Senior

Parents: Darryl and Sharolyn Franklin

Sponsor: Patrick Woyna, language arts instructor

Community service: Lisle Teens with Character, Key Club, Student Ambassadors

Juan Carlos Gallegos

School: Willowbrook High School

Hometown: Lombard

Class: Junior

Parents: Nilda Irizarry and Jose Gallegos

Sponsor: Erik Engel

Community service: Interact Club member, Prairie Path cleanup, Male Mentoring Program volunteer, Salt Creek cleanup

Jake Gillespie

West Chicago High School

Hometown: Winfield

Class: Senior

Parents: Brian and Susan Gillespie

Sponsor: Lex Wojchiechowski, orchestra and music technology teacher

Community service: First Division Museum at Cantigny restoration, Winfield Public Library cleaning, school drama production benefit

Brandon Hipp

Naperville North High School

Hometown: Naperville

Class: Senior

Parents: Craig and Becky Hipp

Sponsor: Jim Konrad, Dean of Students

Community service: "JKB Gym Jam" fundraiser, Literacy Center peer tutoring, Top Dawg Leadership Day

Anjeli Jackson

Montini Catholic High School

Hometown: Lisle

Class: Senior

Parents: Rita and Mike Jackson

Sponsor: Kathryn Borg, math teacher

Community service: Trinity Lutheran Church mission trip, Work Camp through Trinity Lutheran Church mission trip, Montini cheerleading camp leader

Jerry James

Glenbard North High School

Hometown: Bloomingdale

Class: Senior

Parents: Reen James and James Idiyalil

Sponsor: Julie Hansen, speech team coach

Community service: Maryville Academy IT department volunteer, St. Mary's Knanaya Catholic Church of Chicago Religious Education Teacher, Mu Alpha Theta

Kyle Kenagy

Benet Academy

Hometown: Orland Park

Class: Senior

Parents: Scott and Susan Kenagy

Sponsor: Laura Lundstrom, counselor

Community service: Western DuPage Special Recreation Association, National Alliance on Mental Illness, DuPage Back to School Fair for the needy

Rachel Kipp

Glenbard East High School

Hometown: Lombard

Class: Senior

Parents: Richard and Antonette Kipp

Sponsor: Jim Greener, counselor

Community service: Village of Lombard/Kiwanis Club, The Eliminate Project, high school food drive

Emiko Grace Macaluso

Wheaton North High School

Hometown: Wheaton

Class: Senior

Parents: Mark and Susan Macaluso

Sponsor: Kim Wittersheim, counselor

Community service: Glen Ellyn Bible Church's Summit Ministries mission trip, Mu Alpha Theta Mathematics Honor Society, National Honor Society, Freshman Access Advisory Program

Bailey McCann

IC Catholic Prep

Hometown: Elmhurst

Class: Senior

Parents: Mary and Brian McCann

Sponsor: Cindy Thomas, English teacher

Community service: Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, Elmhurst Peer Jury, TLC

Arushi Mehrotra

Waubonsie Valley High School

Hometown: Aurora

Class: Senior

Parents: Ruby and Amit Mehrotra

Sponsor: Karen Kuhlman, counselor

Community service: Feed My Starving Children, Edward Hospital, Children's DuPage Museum

Collin Metz

Willowbrook High School

Hometown: Lombard

Class: Senior

Parents: Randy and Cindy Metz

Sponsor: Erik Engel, social worker

Community service: Interact Club PADS volunteer, Key Club member, Feed My Starving Children volunteer, Salt Creek cleanup

Mariam Mohsin

College Preparatory School of America

Hometown: Oak Brook

Class: Senior

Parents: Amina Jaffer-Mohsin and Dr. Syed Mohsin

Sponsor: Dr. Junaid Mansuri, math teacher & NHS adviser

Community service: Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago, Illinois Junior Academy of Science, Food for the Needy

Lebo Molefe

Metea Valley High School

Hometown: Naperville

Class: Senior

Parents: Daniel and Ayrin Molefe

Sponsor: Nicole Liska, counselor

Community service: Student government food drive and Organizing Idea Project, Student Government Ambassadors

Connor Morency

Wheaton North High School

Hometown: Wheaton

Class: Senior

Parents: Suzy and Bill Morency

Sponsor: Kim Wittersheim, counselor

Community service: Math tutor; School Ambassador, St. Jude's Children's Hospital fundraising, DuPage County Animal Care and Control dog adoption event volunteer, Humanitarian Service Project

Colleen Rafferty

Naperville Central High School

Hometown: Naperville

Class: Senior

Parents: Mike and Cindy Rafferty

Sponsor: Mike Wilson, social studies teacher

Community service: Treasure Chest, Lewis & Company Rosary Parts, Ss. Peter and Paul Church vacation Bible school

Zohra Sattar

Winner, Northwest Suburban Leadership Team

Bartlett High School

Hometown: West Chicago

Class: Senior

Parents: Aziz and Lubna Sattar

Sponsor: Laura Laursen, counselor

Community service: Founder of The Purple Crayon Project, which donates school supplies to children in shelters; volunteers at Adventist GlenOaks Hospital; president of Aid To Haiti club; spends two weeks with orphans in Mexico.

Sarah Stahelin

Montini Catholic High School

Hometown: Woodridge

Class: Senior

Parents: Susan and Michael Stahelin

Sponsor: Jennifer Voogd, fine arts teacher/Director of Student Activities

Community service: Next Steps, Easter Seals, Misericordia

Molly Thorson

Wheaton Academy

Hometown: Wheaton

Class: Senior

Parents: Chad and Shauna Thorson

Sponsor: Dan Crabtree, counselor

Community service: School and Mercy Childcare, Student Council, Project LEAD

Nicole Tobison

Glenbard North High School

Hometown: Carol Stream

Class: Senior

Parents: Cal and Beth Tobison

Sponsor: Anne Mastandrea, head girls volleyball coach

Community service: Mu Alpha Theta tutoring, teacher aide

Joanna Villalobos

Addison Trail High School

Hometown: Addison

Class: Senior

Parents: Cheryl and Javiel Villalobos

Sponsor: James Perusich, AP English/literature teacher

Community service: Addison Girls Sports Program Volleyball volunteer coach, C.O.R.E. Pay It Forward, Feed My Starving Children

Christopher 'Kipper' Wagner

Wheaton Academy

Hometown: Elgin

Class: Senior

Parents: Paul and Catherine Wagner

Sponsor: Dan Crabtree, counselor

Community service: Project LEAD, Student Council, Furnace Company Improvisational Dance

Renee Wesley

Fenton High School

Hometown: Wood Dale

Class: Senior

Parents: Carrie and Eugene Wesley

Sponsor: Principal Todd Leden

Community service: Wood Dale/Bensenville Peer Jury, Kids Can't Buy Them Here, National Night Out

Randall Westergaard

Glenbard West High School

Hometown: Glen Ellyn

Class: Senior

Parents: Lisa Westergaard

Sponsor: Tad Keely, counselor

Community service: Glen Ellyn Bible Church Mission Trip to Cap Hatien Haiti, Glen Ellyn Bible Church Mission Trip to Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, National Honor Society

Wiktor Witkowski

Fenton High School

Hometown: Wood Dale

Class: Senior

Parents: Wiktor Witkowski

Sponsor: Principal Todd Leden

Community service: Alexian Brothers Medical Center, IT Department Assistant, Academic Team website

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