Congratulations to the Class of 2014

Gateway staff reportMarch 12, 2014 

The 2013 Students of Distinction gathered last May at Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church. A new group of 36 graduating Peninsula School District seniors will be honored during a community banquet on May 21.


The Peninsula Gateway and its sponsors are pleased to announce the 2014 Students of Distinction. We will honor outstanding high school achievement by 36 Peninsula School District graduating seniors in seven different categories. In the coming weeks, we will feature each student, and we will host a community banquet on Wednesday, May 21, at Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church in Gig Harbor.

The program is sponsored by The Peninsula Gateway, Peninsula Light Co., Olympic Property Group, Umpqua Bank, Kitsap Credit Union, the Greater Gig Harbor Foundation and the Peninsula School District.

Donations can be made via the Students of Distinction Fund, maintained by the Greater Gig Harbor Foundation.

This year's students, as selected by their respective schools, are:


Wolfgang Beck, Gig Harbor

Rachel Geringer, Gig Harbor

Kellan Grant, Peninsula

Brandan Greetham, Peninsula

Jesse MacKinnon, Gig Harbor

Zachary Ringer, Peninsula

Emily Tomczak, Peninsula

Haley Williams, Peninsula



Logan Carroll, Gig Harbor

Noah Hanks, Peninsula

Carolyn McCann, Gig Harbor

Madeleine Misterek, Peninsula

Alyson Morse, Peninsula

Caleb Riggs, Peninsula

Conor Scanlan, Gig Harbor


Business and Entrepreneurs

Joseph Bundick, Gig Harbor

Marcella Channon, Peninsula


Community Service

McKenzi Bravo, Peninsula

Lindsey Fleming, Gig Harbor

Natalie Iverson, Gig Harbor

Brianna Lewis, Henderson Bay

Celia Vaughn, Gig Harbor


Music, Arts and Drama

Alexander Adcock, Peninsula

Coleman Anderton, Gig Harbor

Mariah Austin, Gig Harbor

Lydia Bill, Peninsula

Molly MacKinnon, Gig Harbor


Overcoming Adversity

Carl Cooper, Gig Harbor

Allie Cosmos, Gig Harbor

Jasmyn Kaiwa, Henderson Bay

Aubrey Klumker, Peninsula

Ben Smith, Peninsula


Science and Technology

Paul Alvestad, Peninsula

Noah Johnson, Gig Harbor

Kevin Pszczola, Peninsula

Jaclyn Wilson, Gig Harbor

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