Rachel Lennon, 16, received the states highest honor for Junior Firefighters. Rachel is from West End Fire Company of Quakertown in Bucks County. In September she was awarded Hereda Terrini Memorial Junior Firefighter Award for 2013 from the Firemen’s Association of the State of Pennsylvania.
Rachel is an active member of the fire company along with her father who is also a firefighter and trustee. She is currently taking firefighter 1 and working on her EMT certification. She is a fill time student at Quakertown high school and and enrolled in the Northern Buck County Vo-tech health care program.
Lennon’s Grandfather is the the fire chief of Lake Harmony Fire company and was award firefighter of the in 2010. In 2011, she was named the Pennsylvania State Fireman’s Convention Parade Queen when it was held in her grandfather’s town
You can read more about Rachel and her accomplishments at WestEndfire.org