Shelby Hardison and Paul Kotarski

Paul Kotarski
John Hardin High School
Paul earned a 31 on his ACT, and he maintains a 3.6 GPA as a senior at John Hardin High. He plans to study Business and be commissioned as a military officer. Paul serves as the rank of Captain on the JROTC Senior Staff, the Future Problem Solving Team Captain, and Future Farmers of America Chapter Sentinel and Committee Chair among other leadership positions. He is involved in several extracurricular activities including JROTC, JROTC Color Guard, Y-Club, Beta Club, and the Academic Team. Outside of school, Paul is involved with the Boy Scouts of America in which he is an Eagle Scout. He is an avid reader and enjoys camping, exercising, and blacksmithing.
Shelby Hardison
Logan County High School
Shelby maintains a 4.0 GPA as a senior at Logan County High School, and she scored a 31 on her ACT. She plans on attending a 4- year college and receiving an undergraduate degree with a major in Elementary Education. She is a Governor’s Scholar, a Student Ambassador at her school, and she serves as the Co-Captain of the LCHS Volleyball Team. Shelby participates in Future Business Leaders of America, the Renaissance Team, the Student Leadership Team, and the Volleyball Team. Outside of school, she is usually found on the volleyball court, at school sporting events, or spending time with friends and family.