May 13, 2011 > Local student attends leadership conference
Local student attends leadership conference
Article and photo submitted by Marta Leon
Nathaniel Alonzo Leon of Fremont was nominated by Huntington Learning Center to attend the National Young Leaders State Conference that was held in Irvine, California April 21-24. The conference was attended by approximately 200 middle and high school state scholars throughout California who have demonstrated proven academic excellence, extensive extracurricular involvement, community service, and national leadership potential. Dianne Feinstein, a United States Senator representing California, serves on the Congressional Board of Advisors for the Congressional Youth Leadership Council.
Nathaniel Leon is a 7th grade honor roll student and class officer at St. Edward Catholic School in Newark. He also participates in organized youth basketball, academic enrichment, community service, and youth leadership programs throughout the Greater San Francisco Bay Area.