Lexus of Richmond’s Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award is beginning its 21st year, and the first nominee is Juliana Jiranek, from St. Catherine’s School. She has a GPA of 4.55, is in the top 10% of her class, and has Academic High Honors, which means no grades below an A-. For sports, she participates in Field Hockey and Lacrosse at the Varsity level. She is also involved in Virginia Superstars/Richmond Strikers Club Lacrosse and Saints Hockey Rocks Club Field Hockey. Her extra-curricular activities include editing the school newspaper, Arcadian, and being the captain of the Horseback Riding Competition Team. She also plays Piano and is a member of Students for Environmental Awareness.
Juliana is hoping to go to Princeton University or the University of Virginia, as her top choices, and she is also looking to go to Duke University, Wake Forest University, Dartmouth College and Washington and Lee University. Juliana also volunteers at the Central Virginia Food Bank, and actively participates in the Food Drive for the Central Virginia Food Bank.
Juliana 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, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Juliana’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!