- Mattilyn achieved an un-weighted GPA of 4.0 while taking rigorous IB classes and graduated as valedictorian in a class of nearly 500 students. She also played varsity level soccer and tennis.
- As a gifted musician, Mattilyn pursued her passion for music as the executive officer of a performing arts programs in her high school, a flautist in several musical productions, lead flautist in the marching band, and as president of the musical honor society. Additionally, she was involved in community service.
- The salutatorian of Mattilyn’s high school class described her encouraging and positive leadership saying, “she encourages me to do things I never thought I could do, and when things are difficult she helps me thrive in any way she can.”
Class of 2019