Janet Chen: Student Ambassador, Fairview High School.
Janet Chen is a rising sophomore at Fairview High School. She has a number of different interests and is involved in several clubs at school, including Youth in Government and Future Business Leaders of America. She was chosen for the varsity Mock Trial team where she is a prosecuting attorney and a witness. She is also a member of the Speech and Debate team, where she competes primarily in Original Oratory at speech tournaments around the state. Janet is also passionate about journalism, and she has been pursuing this interest for several years now. She has worked with publications in her community, and she also joined Fairview High School’s Royal Banner her freshman year. Janet maintains a high GPA and has been enrolled in several pre-IB classes.
In addition to her involvements at school, Janet also has pursued her interests through other involvements in the community. She was selected to be the District 23 representative to the Colorado Youth Advisory Council (COYAC), where she will serve a two-year term. Additionally, she also spends time volunteering for several different organizations in her community, including Teen Court in Arvada.
Janet is concerned about energy consumption in the US and other countries and the negative impacts that it has upon the planet. She joined invVest because she wants to raise awareness of this issue. Her specific interests are in education awareness, marketing and funding initiatives.