1st Place: Kristen Alford- Not expected to live past an early age, Kristen has overcome many obstacles and achieved almost unbelievable goals. Although she has many health problems, working very hard she received her GED and now works part time at two jobs.
Runner-up: Mathew Licausi- Mathew is a model employee, in fact a family member, of the staff at Winn Dixie. He is always a pleasure to be around and helpful to customers and other employees.
Runner-up: Shileah Wright- Shileah meets her challenges and is a productive citizen. She works to be independent, earn her own money and enjoys being involved in the community.