Susan Rusinowski is graduating first in her class from Royal Oak High School. She is the president of the Model United Nations team, treasurer for National Honor Society, and founded and became president of the Spanish Club. She spent three years on the Varsity Tennis team. Susan is an active member of Royal Oak's Performing Arts program, playing in Wind Ensemble for four years, Flute Choir, and Pit Orchestra for the school musicals. She is also an active member of her community, volunteering for several meal and shelter centers, a volunteer for her public library, a K-12 tutor, and a member of a community flute ensemble.
Susan plans to major in Environmental Engineering with a minor in International Engineering from the University of Michigan. She hopes to join the Peace Corps in the future, wanting to help developing nations gain access to potable water, land management processes, and sustainable infrastructure.