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Murrah Student Named President of Regional Leadership Conference 
July 19, 2013

Justis GibbsJustis Gibbs, a Murrah High School senior, was sworn in as the next President of the Jack and Jill Southeastern Region Teen Leadership Conference. Gibbs was selected from among three other candidates. He won the seat by a majority vote from his peers. More than 600 teens from 41 chapters cast their votes. His swearing in took place at the 57th annual conference held June 26-30, 2013, in Birmingham, Alabama. The theme of the conference was "Standing Strong, Wise and Talented."

Gibbs is the immediate past president of the Jackson, Miss. Chapter of Jack and Jill Teens. He is also a graduate of Youth Leadership Jackson, and has appeared in commercials for Gear Up MS and performed at the New Stage Theatre. Gibbs is also the Student Body President of Murrah High School. He is the son of Attorneys Robert and Debra Gibbs and brother to Ariana.

SourceTeen Leader, MS News Now, July 7, 2013