Angela Tocci is ambitious and hardworking. Her ability to see past the negatives in life and turn them into positives allows her to face any obstacle that comes her way. By doing this, she has set a clear path for her dreams and will do everything she can to achieve them. Angela conveys her gratitude for her own privileges in life by giving back to the community through various volunteer acts.
As a junior at Trinity High School, Angela has high hopes to improve the future and be a leader in both her school and the entire community. Her peers recognized Angela’s leadership and service and she was selected to be secretary of the National Honor Society. As secretary, one of the things that Angela oversees is recruiting students to donate blood for the Central Blood Bank. Donating blood to those in need is something Angela is very passionate about and just one way she gives back to others. This achievement has shaped Angela into a model student and citizen.
Along with serving as secretary, Angela is also involved in many extracurricular activities such as being a Candy Striper at the Washington Hospital, a member of the Students Against Destructive Decisions Club, Youth Traffic Safety Club, Math League, Oracle Computer Programming Club, Trinity Leadership Committee, and Chick-Fil-A Leadership Academy.
Angela’s inspiration in life is her family. They are her backbone and her strength. Their continuous support system is integral to her success and what she has experienced in the past has made Angela focus on improving herself for the sake of her mother and siblings. She believes that, “you must take the negative thoughts and actions you encounter and turn them into positives. This is the only way you will be able to overcome the most difficult challenge of all - life.”