PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is pleased to announce Elena Prenovitz of Erie has been selected by Keep America Beautiful as one of 10 high school students from across the country to serve for another year on its national Youth Advisory Council (YAC).
Selections for the Council were based on a rigorous application and interview process.
Elena, a senior and returning YAC member, is a member of the Northwest Pennsylvania Collegiate Academy Green Team and is in charge of the school recycling program.
She is also involved in several community beautification and urban gardening projects throughout the Erie School District. Currently, she is working on a rainwater collection system that will provide a more sustainable means of watering urban gardens.