exemplifies the behaviors and results we want from our students
by going above and beyond what students ‘should’ do to achieve
personal and professional excellence,” said her nominator and
science instructor Dr. Mathew Goodman.
taken full advantage of her high school experience. She is
valedictorian of her high school class and is involved in many
high school activities including golf, swimming, band and
National Honors Society (NHS). She has received numerous
academic awards and has held a variety of leadership positions
in the clubs she is involved in.
success did not stop in high school. At Terra State, Shelby has
a 4.0 GPA and has collected 60 credit hours through her CCP
intelligence, hard work and leadership abilities have made her a
valuable asset to the community. She has been involved in 4-H
for nine years raising livestock and holding a number of
administrative positions. She also does volunteer work in the
community through NHS and was named the September 2019 Exchange
Club Student of the Month.
has time and time again displayed great personal and
professional character through the organizations she is a part
of and the honors she has received,” said Goodman. “She has the
work ethic, the drive and the capability to reach and surpass
her personal goals and to continue to be an asset to other
schools and community organizations.”
thankful for all she has learned at Terra State. “It has taught
me that hard work pays off and it has prepared me for the next
chapter of my college education at the University of Toledo
(UT).” At UT, she plans to major in Medical Laboratory
Science and, eventually, get her masters in microbiology and
work for the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) or the World
Health Organization (WHO).