Slatington Woman's Club has named Annelise Tarafas as its Girl of the Month for October.

Tarafas's activities include being the Student Council secretary and the Class of 2014 secretary.

She is a member of National Honor Society, Spanish Club, SAAD, Senior Video committee and a volunteer for Special Olympics. She is a member of the basketball and track teams.

Some of the honors she has received are All-Pro Team, Principal's List, and a Cohen and Feeley "Best of the Best" nominee.

Tarafas enjoys reading, spending time with friends and family, and faithfully watches New York Giants football.

She plans to attend a four-year college to study speech-language pathology.

Tarawas is the daughter of John and Ann Tarafas of Slatington and has three sisters, Cheryl, Kim and Bridgid and two brothers, Dan and Andrew.