Ethan Pelagalli

North Royalton High School

GPA: 4.299 (school does not rank)

College: Ohio State University

Intended major(s): Mechanical engineering

Social media site(s) you use the most: Instagram

Apple or Android: Both

Favorite subject: Mathematics

Person(s) other than parent(s) who were biggest influence on you and why: My mentor at NASA Glenn, Alan Hylton, has made a huge impact on my life in the last year or so that Ive known him. He has offered both professional and personal advice that will ultimately shape my education and career path as I move forward.

Where do you see yourself in 10 years: In 10 years, I see myself as an established mechanical engineer employed at NASA Glenn specifically researching rocket engines/boosters as we embark on our journey to Mars.

If I were president, I would ... unite the political parties in hopes of better cooperation and improve our race relations.

Favorite high school memory: My favorite high school memory was the CADCA training seminar in Orlando, Fla. STAND sent me to both represent them and receive training to create a social norming program in the high school. The following school year, we successfully launched the campaign combating drugs, alcohol, tobacco and bullying.