Originally published Monday, May 15, 2017 at 05:55a.m.

Braden Spencer was selected as a student Rotarian during this past semester. He is currently a senior at Lee Williams High School. Mr. Spencer was selected because of his outstanding leadership, academic excellence, and his service to our local community.

Braden has received numerous awards throughout his high school career. These include 2015 academic excellence awards in the subjects of Cambridge IGCSE Chemistry, Cambridge IGSCE History and Algebra II; 2016 academic excellence awards in the subjects of AS/DC U.S. History and AP/A Physics I; 2016 Cambridge Scholar Award with Distinction. Braden has represented Kingman globally by scoring an A* on his Biology and Chemistry exams.

Braden has fulfilled his responsibilities as an “11” at LWHS by showing his leadership outside the classroom with his involvement on the cross country team. He has served as team captain of the cross country team and was voted most inspirational in 2016. Additionally, he has completed 130 volunteer hours at KRMC during his years at LWHS.

The Kingman Rotary Club wishes Braden and his family success as he enters his collegiate career next fall at Northern Arizona University.