Melissa Pettis

Melissa P.

Melissa Pettis is a senior at James Madison
Academic High School with a 4.0 G.P.A.
She plans to attend Marquette University or
the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to
study in the healthcare field. Melissa has been
an honor roll student since her freshmen year
at Madison and was awarded for her perfect
school attendance. She is an alumnus of the
National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine
and a member of the Cream City Medical
Society, the Health Education Center, and the
Youth Health Service Corps. Melissa is also a
top athlete and captain for her school’s soccer
team. Melissa displays commendable leadership
skills and is held in high regard for her
excellence in science subjects. In 2012, she was
inducted in the Milwaukee Urban League’s National
Achiever Society—a program which recognizes
students for their academic excellence.