Nakea Beers of Lehighton has been named to the dean's list at East Stroudsburg University for the fall semester of 2012.

She is a junior majoring in elementary education and is president of the contemporary dancers at ESU.

Nakea is a 2010 graduate of Lehighton Area High School and is the daughter of Tracey Beers of Lehighton and Craig Beers of Breinigsville. She is the granddaughter of Jeanette and Bob Strausberger of Palmerton and Barbara and Darrell Beers of Walnutport.