Congratulations Katherine Golladay from Collegiate School, our week 16 nominee for the Lexus of Richmond Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award!
Katherine is an accomplished scholar and has received a number of accolades for her academic success. With a 4.63 GPA, she has made honor roll every year, was Summa Cum Laude at East Grand Rapids High School and Cum Laude Society at Collegiate and has received the Dartmouth Book Award and AP Scholar with Distinction Award. She has been a member of several clubs and programs, including the Key Club, Spanish Club, Ronald McDonald House of Western Michigan Youth Advisory Board, Michigan Youth in Government, East Grand Rapids Youth Development Programs, and the Collegiate School International Emerging Leaders Conference. Katherine is a well-rounded athlete having participated and excelled in several sports, including lacrosse, cross-country, winter track, basketball and field hockey. She received the Guard Coaches Award for varsity basketball, went to the State Championships and received All-Conference Honorable Mention on her varsity cross-country team, and on her varsity lacrosse team she was awarded First Team All-State, All-LIS, and LIS Champions, as well as Second Team All-State, All-Conference, State and Conference Champions. Katherine has been active in the community as a volunteer for the SPCA, Faison School for Autism, Clark Retirement Community, Oak Grade Bellmeade Project, and the John Ball Zoo.
Katherine has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video to learn more about Katherine’s great achievements, and check out our Scholarship app on Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!