|Lynchburg, VA, June 5, 2012 - Bank of the James is pleased to announce the recipients of the sixth annual Bank of the James-Ronald V. Dolan Citizenship Award. The award is given to one graduating high school senior from each of the Region 2000 high schools. Recipients are selected by the faculty and administration of their school as demonstrating outstanding leadership qualities that show loyalty, integrity, trustworthiness, and a genuine concern for the well being of others.
The following students received the
Class of 2012 Bank of the James -Ronald V. Dolan Citizenship Award:
Daniel Charles Grzenda, Altavista Combined School
Justin Garrett Thomas, Amherst County High School
Kathryn McGhee Wingfield, Appomattox County High School
Holly R. Middaugh, Brookville High School
Zachary K. Boedeker, E.C. Glass High School
Shari Amber Sites, Heritage High School
Joseph A. Bruzek, Holy Cross Regional Catholic School
Carson Elizabeth Owen, Jefferson Forest High School
Lauren Harvey Owen, Jefferson Forest High School
David K. Grandstaff, Jr., Liberty Christian Academy
Martha Sue Karnes, Liberty High School
Bethany Christine Hartman, New Covenant Schools
Ellen Rebecca Shaughnessy, New Vistas School
Olivia Nichole Cochran, Rustburg High School
Ryan Matthew Willis, Staunton River High School
Joshua Gilbert Welfare, Temple Christian School
Kenzie Lauren Bryant, Timberlake Christian School
Luka Slobodan Vasic, Virginia Episcopal School
Megan L. Parreco, William Campbell Combined School
Bank of the James President and CEO, Robert R. Chapman III commented, "It is truly a privilege for Bank of the James to give a community-spirited award to these deserving students in honor and memory of one of our founding board members, Ron Dolan."
Since the bank began this program in 2006, over 100 high school seniors have received this prestigious award from Bank of the James.