John Moore, Governor of Patriot Academy 2013
Emily Nicholson is a music teacher from Tyler, Texas. Homeschooled through high school, she recently completed her Bachelor’s in Music Theory, summa cum laude. Currently Emily directs the strings program at a private elementary school in Tyler in addition to maintaining her music studio. Her other interests include literature and writing, languages, baking, and physical fitness. She is actively involved in local and statewide politics and enjoys organizing Bible studies and other events for the young people in her area. Leadership is Emily’s life passion, whether leading personally, training future leaders, or supporting current ones. Her goal is to see this generation rise to bring America back to its founding principles for the glory of God.
Passionate, principled and loyal, Geoffrey Pradia is honored to be serving his fellow students as Speaker of the House. He has had an interest in government and public policy from age ten, and is especially fascinated by the judicial branch. Spreading truth about the principles of a conservative Judiciary is one of Geoffrey’s passions. As such, he has served as a grass roots campaigner in several local and state elections. Geoffrey is a home school senior, a two time Patriot Academy representative, and the son of a retired Air Force officer. He is actively involved in local politics, works at Chick-fil-A, and runs Track and Cross Country for the Family Educators Alliance of South Texas.