2013 LEADERS OF TOMORROW: Claire Kauffman

Editor’s note: All three Whitley County high school principals were asked to nominate three students who they deemed up and coming leaders.Each student was asked a series of questions and will be highlighted during the next week. A boy and girl will be selected by The Post & Mail as the overall Leaders of Tomorrow.COLUMBIA CITY — Claire Kauffman is a senior at Columbia City High School.Q: What activities are you involved in at school or within the community?A: “During my high school career, I’ve been involved with Spell Bowl, National Honor Society (NHS), Eagle Renaissnace, Yearbook, Prom Committee, SLAC, Distinguished Young Women (DYW) and softball. I’ve also been a class representative.”Q: What groups or organizations have you volunteered with?A: “I have volunteered caroling with Saturn Christian Church, leading in worship music at Saturn Christian Church, volunteered with Eagles In Flight at CCHS, Parade of Homes with DYW and the Lighthouse, and volunteered babysitting with NHS.”Q: In your opinion, what makes a good leader?A: “A good leader is...To read the rest of this story, see the March 11 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook.