School subject: History/Government
Hobbies: Cookies and traveling
Musical artist: Everything!
Last book read that wasn’t required: Safe Haven by Nicholas Sparks
Person most admired: My mom
Person I’d like to meet: Oprah or Ronald Regan
First job: Mancy’s Bluewater Grille
Top accomplishment: Enjoying the small gifts in life.
After-graduation plans: I hope to attend Ohio State University. I plan to major in business administration and ultimately gain acceptance into Ohio State’s law program.
Career goal: I would like to manage or own a company some day that serves for the benefit of the community and beyond.
Quote from teacher: “Merrina was an exemplary student in my classroom,” said Carol Rea, honors pre-calculus teacher. “She is a true example of a leader and a friend. Merrina has a contagious personality that supports a work ethic that is second to none.”
— Information is compiled for The Blade by the Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West.