What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why?
I really enjoyed the book “Silence”. It taught me to have a burning fire for Christ! Seeing all the tragic martyrdoms of people who had such a strong faith, really encouraged me not to take my freedom to worship Christ for granted.
What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva?
When a friend rolled a huge tire from the football field down the stairs and the first time it ricocheted off the boardwalk, but the second time it went all the way through the boardwalk and left a huge hole for almost 6 months.
What will you miss most when you leave Geneva?
One of the many things I will miss most about Geneva is being so close to one another all the way from freshman to senior year and having such a close community. Geneva gave me the opportunity to make lifelong friends and so many memories!
Who has influenced you most while at Geneva, How?
Mrs. Greenlees has influenced me the most at Geneva. She taught me that true hard work will bring great rewards, and even when it gets difficult, keep pushing through to the end. This type of effort not only applies to the study of math, but anything you truly want in life.
What does being a Geneva student mean to you?
To me, being a Geneva student means being part of a close community or a big family that encourages everyone to be the best they can be, keeping each other accountable throughout life.
How would you encourage a Geneva kindergartner to persevere in school?
I would encourage a kindergartener to look forward to going to school and to love learning while leaning on close friends. Finally, take every day one step at a time and enjoy it!
What about Geneva do you hope never changes?
I hope Geneva never forgets its humble Christian beginnings and maintains the same atmosphere and size that makes us all so close.