Albert Lea High School standout student

Published 9:00 am Sunday, November 20, 2016

Justine Nelson

Age: 17

Parents: Leslie Nelson

Where are you from?

Albert Lea.

If from Albert Lea, which elementary school did you attend?

Lakeview.

Favorite teacher of all time and why?

Mrs. Hundley, because she took the time to really get to know her students and I know I could go to her with anything and she’d be understanding and kind.

Favorite book/author:

Currently, Malcon Gladwell’s “Outliers.”

Current/past activities, volunteer work and accomplishments:

Choir, orchestra, theater, chorale, show choir, student council, National Honor Society, linkcrew, school board student representative. Featured on the Wall of Inspiration.

What do you want to do after high school?

Go to college to become a child psychiatrist.

What advice would you give to younger students in Albert Lea?

Be kind to one another, appreciate teachers and administration and — most of all get — involved in your school and community. Trust me, you’ll be glad you did!