Colleen is a senior at Sandwich High School. Colleen's Irish heritage is important because it connects her with family. Colleen defines leadership as service to others, and in doing so, she has earned the respect of an entire school and community. She has been a class officer for four years as well as Eucharistic Minister for her church. Colleen has competed at the varsity level for four years on the SHS Swim Team and this year, she serves as its captain, making sure that the younger athletes are welcome and nurtured. In addition to her impressive leadership and athletic accomplishments, Colleen has a beautiful singing voice. She aspires to a career in education, a path for which she is well chosen.