92128 resident Madalyn Nguyen has recently been recognized with the President’s Volunteer Service Award and the California 77th Assembly District’s Community Youth Volunteer of the Year Award. She earned the awards for her impressive community service record over the 2017-2018 school year, including over 200 hours of community service. Madalyn has taken an active role in robotics and STEM outreach for younger students, and she mentored two FIRST Lego League teams.

Madalyn started her freshman year at Poway High School this fall. She has been a member of the Team Spyder robotics program since last year, and she is excited to be this year’s Community Outreach Lead. She plans to continue volunteering and mentoring, as well as introducing Women in STEM chapters to Poway High School.