Justin Fitzgerald is an incoming freshman for the 2021-2022 academic year with a major of Graphic Design at Howard University. He is a National Honor Society recipient, has earned multiple varsity letters for Track and Field, played Varsity basketball, and is a member of the Student Council. He is also a member of a leadership training program (LTP), The Race Equity and Inclusion group, and the Roots club. Upon graduating from Mount Carmel High School, he plans to pursue a bachelor's degree in Fine Arts at Howard University. Ultimately, he wants to inspire and assist others through his artwork while expanding his knowledge of digital media. He dreams of developing his own media company, as well as becoming a respected graphic designer and artist.
The NSHSS 18 Under 18 Award recognizes NSHSS members under 18 with the most influential leadership qualities.