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Rotary Honors Lee Stewart

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Lee Stewert, a senior at Episcopal High School, thanks Ray Petniunas and the Rotary Club of Alexandria after receiving the Community Service Award April 16 at Belle Haven Country Club.

— Lee Stewart, a senior at Episcopal High School, was presented the Community Service Award by the Rotary Club of Alexandria at the club's weekly luncheon April 16 at Belle Haven Country Club.

A life-long Alexandrian, Stewart was recognized for her leadership with Martha's Table as well as her fundraising efforts to support EHS's partner school in Kenya. Additionally, she spearheaded fundraising efforts to build a partner school building in Palto, Haiti.

In addition to her studies and community service work, Stewart is a three-season varsity athlete in field hockey, winter track and lacrosse. She has committed to play lacrosse next year at the University of Albany - SUNY.

Joined by her parents Cricket and Craig Stewart, EHS Headmaster Rob Hershey and EHS Chaplain Rev. Gideon Pollach, Stewart was presented her award by Rotary club president Ray Petniunas and Saint Stephen's and Saint Agnes Head of School Joan Holden.