This academic year, Texas Bank and Trust celebrates the thirty-fourth anniversary of the Student Board of Directors, a group of outstanding high school seniors who have demonstrated academic excellence, leadership, and a commitment to community service. We are proud to introduce the following 2011-2012 Student Board members:
RACHEL GOLDEN, daughter of Dixie Golden and John Golden, is a senior at Trinity School of Texas. She is a member of the National Honor Society and recognized on the honor roll of distinction. Rachel serves as student council vice president, is the senior class video coordinator, and is a member of the Spanish club. She also plays varsity basketball for TST. Rachel plans to major in computer science at Cornell University in New York and, after earning her Ph.D., work for Google or a movie production company. She is active in the St. Andrew Presbyterian’s youth group and her hobbies and interests include web-design, reading, guitar, art, and photography.
HANNAH LEWIS will graduate from Pine Tree High School in the spring. She is a varsity cheerleader and a member of Z-Club, and has served as historian for the Distributive Education Club of America (DECA). Hannah is an active volunteer with Habitat for Humanity where she has helped frame, paint, and landscape a new home and also lends a hand at the Habitat ReStore. She plans to attend the University of Arkansas and major in industrial engineering. Hannah attends Longview Christian Church and serves as a volunteer in the nursery. She is the daughter of Jane and Jerald Lewis.
ALEJANDRA PANAMEÑO is a senior at Longview High School where she is a member of the National Honor Society and listed on the Distinguished Academic Honor Roll. She has also received an award for perfect attendance. Alejandra was selected by the Rotary Club to attend the Rotary Youth Leadership Academy. She excels in music and is a violinist with the school orchestra. Although fluent in Spanish, Alejandra has taken advanced French courses and serves as secretary of the French club. She plans to major in medicine at Baylor University. Alejandra is the daughter of Betty and Giovanni Panameño.
DYLAN DROEGE, son of Kim and Dan Droege, will graduate from Spring Hill High School. He is a member of the National Honor Society and has served four years on student council, currently serving as vice president. Dylan was selected by the Rotary Club to attend the Rotary Youth Leadership Academy and also selected by SHHS to attend Texas Boy’s State, a program where each student becomes a part of the operation of his local, county, and state government. He also participates on both the varsity cross-country and varsity tennis teams. Dylan plans to attend the University of Oklahoma and his future goal includes dental school.