Olivia Zhang is a junior at McLean High School. At the age of 14, Olivia founded Cancer Kids First as a way to honor her grandfather and elementary school teacher, both who passed from cancer. She now leads over 18,000 youth globally in bettering the lives of kids with cancer through CKF's 4 programs. Besides her passion for Cancer Kids First, Olivia serves as her school's Student Government President and is an active member of many clubs. Her favorite school subjects are English and Economics, and, outside of school, Olivia loves spending time with friends, going on runs, traveling, and painting.
The NSHSS James W. Lewis High School Global Leader Scholarship is for high school seniors who have demonstrated in an outstanding manner the values of NSHSS Co-founder and President James W. Lewis.