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Student bio of Alexia Fernandez of Braden River High School

Alexia Fernandez

Senior, Braden River High School

Activities: Editor-in-Chief of the Spyglass Newspaper. She's a National Honor Society member and is the Secretary of Key Club, a community service organization. She is involved in numerous clubs, such as the Academic Team, Student Government Association, the Senior Advisory Board and the Teen Advisory Board for the Braden River Branch Library. She is the recipient of the 2011 Anne Frank Humanitarian Award, has been involved in the organization of the District 5 Florida Scholastic Press Association Workshop. She hopes to become the Editor of her own news magazine in the future; in the meantime, she hopes to inspire other aspiring journalists within Manatee County.