The Olivet Boys and Women Membership in Studying is recognizing a neighborhood teen for her dedication to excellence.
Olivet’s Youth of the 12 months award is the best honor a teen membership member can obtain.
This yr, three Olivet teenagers have been nominated as candidates. Every one gave a speech and was interviewed by a panel of judges.
On the finish of the night time, Twyla Ewen was chosen because the 2022 youth of the yr.
Twyla is in eleventh grade at Studying Excessive College. She’s been an lively member on the PAL Middle for the Arts for greater than 10 years.
A proficient musician and singer, she performs at Olivet and throughout Berks county. She performs guitar, flute and piano.
Olivet says Twyla’s “musical expertise, tutorial achievement, and involvement within the Membership and local people are a shining instance of the Boys & Women Membership America’s initiatives of educational excellence, wholesome life-style, and good character and citizenship.”
Most not too long ago, Twyla was chosen as a finalist by the Boys and Women Membership of America’s nationwide expertise search. The state competitors is subsequent.
As this yr’s winner, Twyla will attend Youth of the 12 months Pennsylvania State Competitors in Harrisburg. There she’ll compete with teenagers from different native Boys & Women Membership organizations.