Daelon Adaway – 35th Annual Black Excellence Awards Honoree

2020 Louvenia Johnson Scholarship Recipient

Daelon Adaway possesses a wealth of skills necessary to pursue his dream of starting his own news company. By his own account he is a fast learner, good with numbers, works well under the pressure of deadlines, is knowledgeable about whatever product he is promoting, and is an effective communicator. Daelon served as social media coordinator, assistant editor of the school newspaper and chief yearbook editor, earning a cumulative grade point average of 3.55 at Golda Meir High School. According to one of his advisors at Golda Meir, Daelon’s leadership and communication skills will be missed when he leaves for college.