PJ Johnson Wins Awards at LA Boys State

Senior Peola “PJ” Johnson had a very rewarding and successful experience at Louisiana Boys State this summer.  He was elected to the State Senate and then elected to serve as  secretary of the senate.  From this position he ran for state treasurer which is one of seven state level offices.  Not only did PJ become the State Treasurer but he also received the Most Outstanding Senator Award as well as the A.R. Chopin Outstanding Citizen Award.  PJ stated, ” It was truly an honor to do this program.  I learned so much about the legislative process and the qualities of what makes a good leader.”