AIA Everyday Heroes - Recipients and Finalists - 2009

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Holly Vins
Mountain View Mesa High School
4A-5A Scholar-Activity Participant Finalist

Holly holds an impressive rank of fourth over all in a class of over 770 students. She excels in the classroom along with being involved in campus activities and in her community. Holly’s activities range from National Honor Society club president to Mountain Views swim team. One of the more prestigious activities Holly is involved in is the Symphony Orchestra. Holly has been deeply involved with the New Global Citizens where she has actively fundraised and organized activities to help under developed countries. Her life focus is to study Global Health and do research in disease control on an international level.

   
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Andrew Donald
Mountain View Mesa High School
4A-5A Scholar-Activity Participant Finalist

Andrew has proven to be a student of exceptional talent.  He has performed as the concertmaster of the Mountain View Symphony Orchestra since his arrival as a sophomore and, due to his involvement with the marching band, performs in the Chamber Orchestra each spring semester.  In addition to Andrew’s exceptional technical ability, he possesses an intuitive musical sense and maturity usually seen in older and much more seasoned performers.  He possesses the right combination of talent, intelligence and personality to bring him success in anything he is striving to achieve.  Andrew is currently an active member of National Honor Society as well as currently taking a leadership role in the New Global Citizens club on campus.