Valley View High School senior Samantha Human was awarded the PMEA District 9 William Gasbarro Memorial Scholarship. She is one of only two seniors in all of PMEA District 9 to win the scholarship this year. The award is given to a high school senior who will major in music in college and who displays outstanding leadership qualities and contributes in a multitude of ways to enrich the music program at their respective school and throughout their community. She was Valley View’s band program president and senior drum major. She will be attending Marywood University next year and will major in flute performance.
From left: Samnatha Human and Mike Lesnesky, Valley View Band Director.