Alex Gessner is Named January Young American

Alex Gessner, a senior at SCA has been named as January  Young American. The Greater Susquehanna Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Daily Item sponsor the Young American Program. The Young American Program recognizes outstanding accomplishments of students in participating high schools for their achievements in academic and extra-curricular activities.

Alex is an avid is a self-taught trumpet player and a rifle/pistol marksman.  He recently began hand loading his own ammunition for both rifle and pistol. Alex is currently the Student Council Treasurer and Senior Sound Technician for all SCA functions. Alex has been inducted into the SCA Honor Society and is on the current distinguished honor roll. He  volunteers his time with editing audio/video for school and various churches as well as running sound system as needed.    He also had the opportunity to do some excavating and roof repair work for a church camp.  Alex is planning to attend Cedarville University and becoming an Electrical Engineer.  Congratulations Alex!