Aaron Kennedy

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS
Class of 2017

  • Drum Major of high school marching band and leader for other students, Aaron was also assistant to the band director, played a critical role in directing the band during performances, and was selected to participate as a first part Saxophonist in the Macy’s Great American Marching Band.
  • Aaron, a straight-A student, was president of the National Honor Society and vice president of the Student Council while working three jobs to help financially support his family.
  • Passionate about civil service and a Cadet Second Lieutenant in Civil Air Patrol, he served as Flight Commander and Cadet Commander with the civil air patrol.