The Glenwood School's Keeli Johnson has been chosen to represent the school at the 2008 session of Alabama Girls State, held on the campus of Troy University in Troy, Ala.
There Johnson will become a citizen of an imaginary state, taking part in the political life of her community primarily through campaigning for and election city, county and state offices.
Keeli, the daughter of Melissa and Keith Johnson of Columbus, plans to campaign for governor. She will speak to her sponsoring organization, the American Legion, and other organizations.
Keeli is a member of the school's cheer squad, Beta Club, Student Government Association and the Spanish National Honor Society.