Titusville Chamber Honors the 2017-2018 Outstanding Young Adults

The Outstanding Young Adult (OYA) program is sponsored by Community Credit Union and Jess Parrish Medical Foundation.  It seeks to celebrate North Brevard seniors who excel in academics, extracurricular activities and community service.  Each year 6 seniors from each Titusville area high school are awarded a certificate of accomplishment.  These eighteen students then compete in an essay contest for a $1000 prize to be used for educational purposes.

The 2017-2018 Outstanding Young Adults are:

Astronaut High School
Bailey Ferguson
Chase Gadapee
Jason Garrett
Khasandra Hobbs
Eliana Murray
Makaley Rendina
Space Coast Jr./Sr. High School
Savannah Jones
Whitney Mangaroo
Alana Milliord
Ian Moore
Laura Sharpe
Alyssa Updegraff
Titusville High School
Eboni Arnold
Fiona Chalmers
Logan Collier
Siaunna Jenkins
Neha Modha
Jessica O’Bryan

Eboni Arnold (Titusville High School) has been a part of the SGA, National Honor Society and a member of the Academic team. She played on the girls basketball team and participated at district and state level for the choral ensemble. Eboni is on the President’s list at Eastern Florida State College and a member of numerous organizations She also gives much of her time to various civic clubs.

Fiona Chalmers (Titusville High School) has been involved with the National Honor Society, Drama Club, HOSA as well as being a member of the Student Government. She has been on the varsity cross country, track and field and tennis team, receiving scholar athlete for all. Fiona is very interested in music and has written her own song, performed in multiple shows and won two scholarships for her involvement with music.

Logan Collier (Titusville High School)

Bailey Ferguson (Astronaut High School) has been a member of student government since her sophomore year, and was elected student body president for 2017-2018. Bailey participates in many school sponsored clubs National Honor Society, Drama Club and others, and was newly accepted into Rho Kappa. She was a varsity basketball player and JV cheerleader as well as being with musical ensemble and choreographing the varsity cheer team. Bailey is active in the Titusville Playhouse and was voted Jr. Class Prom Princess.

Chase Duncan Gadapee (Astronaut High School) has been sergeant-at Arms, Executive Board for 4 years in the Student Government. He has been Captain of both the football and basketball teams as well as participating in track. He received the Cape Coast leadership award as a sophomore. Chase has performed more than 70 hours as camp coach for Astronaut Basketball youth camp.

Jason Garrett (Astronaut High School)

Khasandra Hobbs (Astronaut High School)

Siaunna Jenkins (Titusville High School)

Savannah Jones (Space Coast Jr./Sr. High School) has been involved with student government for 2 years and is president of both the Interact Club and Mu Theta.  She is a apart of the National Honor Society. Savannah has been captain of varsity volleyball and plays on the tennis team.  She participated in the Cape Coast conference leadership summit as well as being granted a scholarship for Rotary Youth leadership.

Whitney Mangaroo (Space Coast Jr./Sr. High School) has been involved in Student Government since her sophomore year and currently is Senior Class Representative. She has been a part of the National Honor Society since elementary school and currently holds a 4.0 GPA at Eastern Florida, where she has maintained on the Present’s list. Whitney has been on the honor roll every year since she started school.

Alana Milliord (Space Coast Jr./Sr. High School)

Neha Modha (Titusville High School)

Ian Moore (Space Coast Jr./Sr. High School)

Eliana Murray (Astronaut High School)

Jessica O’Bryan (Titusville High School)

Makaley Rendina (Astronaut High School)

Laura Sharpe (Space Coast Jr./Sr. High School)

Alyssa Updegraff (Space Coast Jr./Sr. High School)


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