A Glendora High School student has been named one of the junior members of the governing Los Angeles County Fair Association.
Tori Whitworth and 15 other students from the region were selected to be on the 2012 L.A. County Junior Fair Board program, which offers students leadership roles in hands-on community projects.
The students were also awarded cash scholarships to support post-secondary education.
According to the LA County Fair organizers students on the Junior Fair Board will be an integral part in the organizing the Fairplex’s SoCal College Fair in October and other happenings at the Fairplex.
The Learning Centers at Fairplex selected students through a competitive application process, officials said
Students selected to the 2012 L.A. County Junior Fair Board include:
Leila Al-Beitawi – West Covina High School
Mariana Chaidez – Ganesha High School
Haley Coplen – San Dimas High School
Kate DesCombes – Claremont High School
Sylvia Guan – Diamond Bar High School
Kourtney Hayhurst – Don Lugo High School (Chino)
Taylor Hughes – Ayala High School (Chino Hills)
Paola Lainez – Garey High School (Pomona)
Sydney Lund – Chino Hills High School
Kevin Park – Bonita High School (La Verne)
Gabriel Parra – Upland High School
Joel Ramierez - Village Academy High School (Pomona)
Jessica Schaller – Diamond Ranch High School (Pomona)
Zakkiyya West – Pomona High School
Tori Whitworth – Glendora High School
Dakota Zucconi – Claremont High School