Colleen is a senior attending Falmouth High School. She is a member of the National Honor Society and has received academic awards in History, Math, Science and English. She has also received the Silver Key for Scholastic Art and Writing. Colleen enjoys debating and has participated in Model United Nations. She has been studying Japanese for two years via an online course. A member of the high school swim team, Colleen also enjoys instructing young children in a local swim program. Colleen's love of dance began as a child and she continues to study several forms of dance. With a concentration on marketing and advertising, Colleen will be attending Suffolk University, Emanuel or University of Massachusetts. "Being Irish means my identity to me. It makes my past, my present and who I will be in the future."