SPRING HILL — The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce and the Brooksville Kiwanis Club, through its foundation, recognized top Hernando County seniors at the 34th annual Honor Student Scholarship Banquet on April 24. Forty-one students from seven schools celebrated their success at the Grand Palace.
These students are the top 3 percent of the county's graduating seniors. Listed for each student is his or her career plans:
Megan Deslaurier, pediatrics; Emily Farnsworth, counseling; Richard Holt, international affairs; Lauren McKenna, physical therapy; Tabitha Maldonado, international business; Marisa Amber Moller, international relations; Keri Mongelluzzo, microsurgery; Brenna Williams, theater arts.
Casey Adams, business; Kelli Church, law; Caitlin Geiger, business administration; Juliana Gordon, undecided; Megan Jones, undecided; Rachel Lowman, career focus: accounting; Samantha Pankow, large-animal veterinarian; J. Morgan Rogers, accounting; Mari Pothier, communications/broadcasting.
Stephen McCall, business and law.
Nathan Barnwell, undecided; Emily Brockhoff, nursing; Carolyn Dano, drama/teaching; Monica Gula, international corporate law; Christopher Jones, financing; Sarah Lonergan, business/hotel management; Samantha Piskura, undecided; Karen Priest, business administration/child development; Nelsie Robinson, theater; April Trezise, teaching or law.
Pamela Cohen, actuarial science; Salvatore D'Acunto, career plan, engineering; Andrew Echanique, undecided; Matthew Hardcastle, film; Michael Hardcastle, writing; Jaclyn Kundrat, history; Camille McAvoy, biology/engineering; Tara McMahon, evolutionary anthropology; Katie Pfister, nursing; Matthew Szaro, church ministry or education; Stephanie Tatum, undecided.
Spring Hill Christian Academy
Zachary Pierce, medicine.
West Hernando Christian
Jessica Lamb, elementary education.