Seabury student selected to represent Kahului at prestigious environmental summit
Seabury Hall junior Dean Tapler has been selected to represent Kahului as a National Youth Delegate to the 2023 Washington Youth Summit on the Environment at George Mason University in Washington, D.C.
The student is one of two Hawai’i pupils selected for the summit, a student leadership conference designed to develop and encourage future leaders in the field of environmental studies and conservation in the 21st century, according to Seabury.
Maureen Madden, Seabury head of school, praised the selection.
“The Seabury Hall community is incredibly proud of Dean and his passion to protect both our local and global environments,” she said in a statement. “We know he will make a wonderful addition to this conference and look forward to learning from him when he returns to school.”