Chennai: Ms. Sharon Joy, also the granddaughter of Dr. K M Cherian (Chairman and CEO, Frontier Lifeline Hospital), has been selected to participate in the ‘2017 Global Young Leaders Conference (GYLC)’ to be held at Washington DC and New York in July 2017.
Sharon will be a part of special delegation that will be begin from Washington DC and then will end at New York City. The conference will be a unique 10 days leadership journey for secondary school students from around the world who have demonstrated leadership potential and scholastic merit.
At the global meet, Sharon will interact with subject matter experts, gain invaluable hands-on experience, with powerful influence over politics, finance, culture and diplomacy. The programme will have a carefully designed curriculum, which includes thought-provoking simulations that build leadership skills.
It’s a double achievement for Sharon, as she succeeded in SAT exam that led to the qualification for an internship at Havard (Berkeley, California and Washington) for 2 weeks for pre medical). Receiving this opportunity Ms. Sharon said, “I was fortunate to have been invited for this year’s conference to be held at Washington DC and New York. This Conference is not only a unique leadership development program that brings together outstanding young people from around the world but also builds critical leadership skills in a global context. I am looking forward to be part of this global opportunity.” She has also been selected to represent the School at the Young National Leadership Conference at Harvard Medical School.