DANIELLE (DANI) ARKFELD, daughter of Shirley and Jayme Arkfeld (Arkfeld Water Services) of Panama, is a 2020 graduate of Harlan Community High School with a 4.0 GPA. She’s been a member of National Honor Society and was active in volleyball, soccer and Foreign Language Club. Described as positive, self-motivated, detail-oriented and compassionate, Dani was president and major organizer of Business Professionals of America and qualified for its national competition three consecutive years. She also served as treasurer of Student Council. Her volunteer activities for her church include Catholic youth camp counselor, serving mass, making food and cards for the sick, and participating in fundraisers. Dani’s varied work experience has all focused on customer service and helping others, and she writes that work has taught her time-management and many life lessons. She’s been an assistant at Arkfeld Water Services since 2016 while also serving as a waitress and dishwasher at Norma Jean’s Restaurant in Panama. For a year Dani has been a student teller at Shelby County State Bank. She plans to attend the University of Iowa to study finance or economics before beginning a career in business or possibly going to law school.