Name: Paris Veal
Program Site: Sharswood MS OST – GEMS Program
Favorite Book: Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
Career Aspiration: Entrepreneur in the Beauty Supply Industry
Why she's awesome: Paris has been an active participant in the OST program since 2013. Paris is a President’s Honors student who has maintained straight A’s and perfect attendance since Kindergarten. Paris is outspoken, articulate and well mannered. She is an active member of GEMS (Girls Empowered through Mentoring and Support) and has proven to be a vocal support system for her program sisters.
Paris worked this summer through our Career Exposure Program at United Communities and because of her outstanding personality and bravery, was the Culminating Events Emcee for the evening. She loves to read and is active in community service. Paris plans on attending Central High School after completing elementary school and then go on to attain her degree in Business from Harvard. Paris is a leader and excellent Role Model for her peers and younger!