Georgia Van Fossen

Highland High School

GPA: 4.460 Rank: 11th out of 285

College: Ohio State University

Intended major(s): Business

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

Apple or Android: Apple

Favorite subject: Calculus

Person(s) — other than parent(s) — who were biggest influence on you and why: My calculus teacher, Mr. Damon, who taught me true courage, and my friend, Mrs. Sommer, who is gentle, kind and fun with her wisdom and wonderful advice. She is the woman I aspire to be.

Where do you see yourself in 10 years: I see myself living life to the fullest. I am not sure what I want to do for a career, but I know whatever it is, I’ll be learning, traveling, trying new things and making the most of my life.

“If I were president, I would ...” work tirelessly every day to improve the lives of the American people. I would also have a lot more parties at the White House.

Favorite high school memory: My favorite memories of high school stem from the autumn of my senior year. Everything was chaotic — school, cross country, marching band, college apps — but I loved being so involved and so busy. My life was (and still is) hectic, but it was filled with friends, laughter and joy.