Litia-May Mariner

Class of: 2015
School: Mangere College
Scholarship Partner: Spark New Zealand
"Litia is a very helpful student and she is respectful in her dealings with both staff and students. She undertakes leadership roles freely within the school and is the first to volunteer to thank guest speakers in the school. She has clear goals and works hard to achieve them, "commented Year 12 Dean at Mangere College, Alison Blackwood.

Litia was on the school council, a member of the Indian group which performed at ASB Polyfest, co-captain for the girls' football team and sang in the school choir. She attended the University of Auckland Dream Camp where she further developed her leadership skills.

Outside of school, Litia is very involved with her church where she helps out as deputy treasurer and secretary of the youth group.
Litia will be the first in her family to attend University. She works hard at English, Music, Mathematics, Career Development, Biology and Chemistry with the goal of becoming an Educational Psychologist.