Class of: 2016
School: Fraser High School
Scholarship Partner: Fonterra Co-operative Group
According to Careers Advisor Nicola Foote, Joel sums up his school's values of LEAD; learn with purpose, engage with pride, act with respect, and dare to succeed.
"Joel has always illustrated a determined and focussed approach to his academic work and was awarded one of the top Year 11 academic prizes, "said Nicola Foot. He hopes to study towards a Bachelor of Management Studies.
Joel played badminton for his school and was captain of the team. He also tutored other students as part of the Academic Council and was a committee member of Students Against Drunk Driving (SADD). He enjoys contributing to the community and is a regular volunteer for Alzheimers Waikato and is lloking forward to going in the Spirt of Adventure this year.