High School: Spring Valley High School
Activities and achievements: Erin has represented her school at Rhododendron Girls State, the Governor's Honors Academy and the Hugh O'Brian Youth leadership forum. She has been a class officer for the past three years and has twice competed in the National Quiz Bowl Tournament. She is president of the Young Republicans and serves as secretary for the Spanish club, the Earth Club and the chemistry club. She plays tennis, tutors students in math and volunteers at the local veterans' hospital.
Plans: Erin plans to attend a four-year university with a strong chemistry department, and she plans to study either chemical engineering or enroll in a pharmacy program.