Kristine, A. is a member of the Junior State of America’s (JSA) National Cabinet. She represents the JSA Ohio River Valley (ORV) region and is a senior at Olentangy Liberty High School. As the JSA National Director of Grant Writing, Kristine is responsible for researching and securing grants and scholarships for JSA.
Kristine has been an active JSA member of her high school chapter since 2021. She joined JSA because she wanted to immerse herself in world affairs and democracy. During her time at JSA, Kristine has held several roles serving as chapter director of publicity, chapter president, and ORV director of technology. She has been recognized as an OSU Humanities & Cognitive Science Scholar, National Honor Society, and National English Honor Society member.
Outside of JSA, Kristine is actively involved in Student Council, Yearbook committee, Diversity Club, and she writes for her local newspaper. She is passionate about making a difference in domestic violence awareness because it affects people regardless of gender or economic status. Kristine looks forward to attending college and earning a degree in journalism.