What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why?
Mere Christianity is the most influential book I have read because It demonstrated to me the true transformative powers of God. C. S. Lewis provides simple, yet profound, insight and wisdom into complex materials. I love the way he articulated his thoughts in a tangible way.
What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva?
When we closed for an ice day, I still had materials I needed at school so Cammy and I drove over to get them since the roads were safe. We were laughing about how funny it was school was closed because we didn’t see ice anywhere, but the second we stepped on the board walk, we both ate it. We slipped, fell, and could not stop laughing.
What will you miss most when you leave Geneva?
I will miss the volleyball team and round table discussions the most from Geneva because they have taught me hard work, diligence, and communication skills.
Who has influenced you most while at Geneva? How?
Mrs. Greenlees has influenced me most at Geneva because of her heart for God. She cares so much about teaching not only the curriculum, but about teaching God’s word to us. She has shared Bible verses with me and given me wonderful advice.
What does being a Geneva student mean to you?
Being a Geneva student means doing the best in everything I do to the glory of God. It means working hard and living above reproach in every avenue of life.
How would you encourage a Geneva kindergartner to persevere in school?
I would encourage them by saying, “Be all in.” Anything you participate in, do it to the best of your ability. Don’t be scared or embarrassed because part of the fun is going all in!! Enjoy your time and enjoy the challenge of hard work because it pays off.
What about Geneva do you hope never changes?
I hope the relationships of students and coaches or teachers never changes. They care so much and teach on a more personal level which I am so grateful for.