West Forest Valedictorian – Christopher Pedersen

Christopher Pedersen is the son of Julie and Chris Pedersen. He has one sibling: Lorraine. Christopher is the Treasurer of the Class of 2019, Vice President of National Honor Society, and Captain of Envirothon. He is also a member of Foreign Language Club, Varsity Club, Band, Chorus, Drama Club, Yearbook, and Gifted. Christopher participated in Golf, Basketball, and Baseball. He was on Homecoming Court. Throughout his academic career, he has received the Presidential Excellence Gold Award, the Envirothon Award, the Lions Club Academic Award, the KSAC Scholarship, the Thomas D. Fulton Award, the Ruth and Vernon Taylor Valedictorian Award, the Moose Club Scholarship, the Bausch and Lomb Science Award, the President’s Education Award, and the American Legion Auxiliary Award. He was on the High Honor Roll his entire school career. Christopher’s plans are to attend Penn State: Behrend to major in Chemical Engineering.