1st Place: Casey Schallenberg-
Not expected to walk or talk, Casey has defied all odds and since the age of nine, has been an inspirational speaker.
Speaking throughout the community, he encourages people with and without disabilities to never give up and have an attitude of gratitude.
Runner-up: Lauren Gennaro-
Lauren is a role model for other young girls in understanding appropriate behavior. She was prom queen of her high school a maid in the Krewe of Tchefuncte.
Runner-up Simon Roussel-
Simon, a true gentleman with an ever-present smile, is an energetic employee for two employees and is very active in community activities.