Danielle Elizabeth Eastgate of Palmerton, has been chosen as the Concourse Club of Palmerton's January Guiding Star.

A senior at Palmerton Area High School, she is a member of the Student Council, Leo Club, Environmental Club, Yearbook, FBLA and Mock Trial. She credits her Mock Trial experience for her ease in public speaking.

Danielle is a talented artist and showed a favorite piece of art work at the Concourse Club's January meeting.

Her other interests include hockey, reading, discovering new types of music, watching movies and she loves to bake.

In the community, she helps at art shows and crafts fairs.

Her future plans include attending Misericordia University to major in physical therapy and she has her sights set on earning her doctorate in the same field.

Danielle is the daughter of Desiree Chintala Eastgate, Palmerton and she has a sister, Janelle and a brother, Tyler.

She says her inspiration to do great things and never give up, comes from her very supportive mother and sister.