Local student participates in National Young Leaders Conference in D.C.
Gainesville High School student Faith Harlin participated recently in the National Young Leaders Conference in Washington, D.C., where she met 8th Congressional District Rep. Jason Smith and other elected officials. The seven-day program for outstanding high school students offers workshops, speaking events and site visits designed to enhance students’ perspectives of career opportunities and hone their leadership skills. Faith is the daughter of Chris and Missy Harlin of Gainesville. Her sister Abbi, now a student at the University of Arkansas, also participated in the NYLC during high school
Congressman Jason Smith, left, with Faith Harlin