Whitman named Wellsville Lions Club’s Student of the Month
The Wellsville Lions Club Student of the Month for April is Gavin Whitman. He is the son of J.T. Whitman and LaDawn Whitman of Wellsville.
Gavin’s academic achievements include: Member of the National Technical Honor Society, A/B Honor Roll, and a graduate of the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center in ITA.
Gavin completed his Career Path Certificate in Information Technology at the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center. He was the ITA Information Technology Academy Class President for two years. Gavin competed in Skills USA for two years and was a state qualifier for Microsoft Office Programs. He also earned his IT Fundamentals and Cloud Certifications.
Athletically, Gavin was a four year letterman on the football team, four year letterman in track team, and a three year letterman on the bowling team.
Gavin was a graduate of the Columbiana County Junior Leadership program, and a four year member of the ADAPT Coalition. He participated in the “We are the Majority” march in Columbus Ohio; in Red Ribbon Week, and Mock Crash. Gavin was a Junior Boys’ State Delegate, Simple Acts of Kindness member for three years, Robots for three years, Leo Club for three years, and Career and Technical Organizations for two years.
Gavin plans to attend Kent State University this fall, and he will be majoring in Computer Science.