Adom Appiah is president of the freshman class at Spartanburg Day School. He is the author of Kids Can Change the World and Bouncing Back from Failure, both of which are recommended reading for students. Adom is the founder of Ball4Good, a nonprofit organization supporting communities through sports. He is the recipient of the 2018 Mary L. Thomas Award for Civic Leadership & Community Change and the 2018 President’s Volunteer Service Award. Adom serves on the board of the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Upstate.