Two winners have been selected to represent East-Central Iowa REC in Washington, D.C., at the Youth Tour in June.
Dalton Schmit, a junior attending Jesup High School, is excited to travel to the capitol. Schmit's parents are Chris and Rachel Weber from the Independence area. Dalton has been involved in track and baseball, was a student of the month, has received a 4.0 award, and served as class president. He is a member of St. Athanasius High School Youth Group and participates in numerous other activities.
Parker Oltrogge will join Schmit and other youth from across the country on the Youth Tour. Oltogge is a junior at Vinton/Shellsburg High School. His parents are Allan and Pamela from the Shellsburg area. Oltrogge is active in show choir, track, band, cross country, and many other activities.