New School Board Liaison to Represent Smithfield High

Harris is currently President of the Junior class and Vice-President of the Student Council Association (SCA).  She is the Business Editor for the school’s yearbook and is a member of the Isle of Wight County Chamber of Commerce Student Leadership Institute. She also participates with the Beta Club and Latin Club, serves as a Freshman mentor, and is on the SHS Field Hockey team.  In addition, Harris is involved in her community through the Riverside Junior Volunteer Program and is a very active congregant in her church.

Students apply for the position and are interviewed by a panel which includes Superintendent Dr. Jim Thornton.  The liaison’s term usually begins in September but the selection process was delayed due to the pandemic.