Skylights Scholar Melissa LeneweaverPosted: Updated:
CHANDLER - Melissa Leneweaver is the newest M & I Bank Skylights Scholar Award winner. Leneweaver is a two sport athlete at Chandler High School.
She swims and plays soccer, and has for the past four years.
In addition to playing sports she also is a good student carrying a 4.295 weighted GPA.
In the Fall she hopes to attend either the University of Missouri-Columbia or Arizona State University.
She is the swim and dive captain for the team this year.
Leneweaver also has done a lot of charity work from the American Cancer Society Relay for Life in the Phoenix metro area to the Chandler Relay for Life.
She has also been a Girl Scout member since 1996.
In 2003 she traveled down to Agua Prieta Mexico to work on building a medical clinic.
If money weren't a factor she would want to spend her time in underdeveloped areas.
Leneweaver said she can't wait to be able to apply all that I have learned to her life and her work.