TribLIVE

| Neighborhoods


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Young Achiever: Danielle Deiseroth

Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, 9:01 p.m.
 

Age: 17

Residence: Mt. Lebanon

Family: Parents, Daniel and Dianne

School: Senior at Mt. Lebanon High School

Activities: Deiseroth is a varsity cheerleader, a student council officer and a member of the school's speech and debate team. Outside of school, she enjoys reading, cooking and skiing.

Noteworthy: Mt. Lebanon commissioners selected Deiseroth to serve as a junior commissioner for the spring semester. Junior comissioners attend the commission meetings and act as liaisons between the commission and students.

Background: Deiseroth applied after hearing about the position from friends and said she has always had an interest in local government. One idea she has for her new role is to start a blog to get a “virtual presence” on the commission.

Quote: “At least to students, things that seem really minute to us like parking or community fields that we use, we don't know the time and planning that goes into making our community so great,” Deiseroth said. “I think it's interesting to see behind the scenes of what goes on.”

— Margaret Harding

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read
Allegheny Neighborhoods

  1. Castle Shannon parish plans special Masses for 125th anniversary
  2. Young Achiever: Claire Conti
  3. Public’s interest in space endures, Western Pa., national groups say
  4. Placement of public car chargers needs to be revved up, experts say
  5. Cell tower plan puts South Park residents on edge
  6. Family’s reunion an opportunity to learn history of Pittsburgh Botanic Garden’s land, official say
  7. Mt. Lebanon School District moves $2M from reserve fund to capital budget
  8. Mt. Lebanon School District, municipality reach deal on turf field’s maintenance
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.