Irene competed on the Varsity Girls Swim team all four years, serving as team captain the past two years, and was named MVP of the team. She competed in the State Swim meet all four years with her main event being the 50 Freestyle. Irene is also very active in the music program at HUHS. She is a Color Guard member (4 years) and captain (2 years), first chair oboe in symphonic band, alto in concert choir, State Honors Choir (2 years), and participates in the fall musical and spring play. Irene also enjoyed participating on two band trips to Florida and another trip to London, England with the HUHS Music Department.
Irene has given back to the community by participating on summer mission trips and volunteer work through her church, First United Methodist Church in Hartford.
After graduation from high school, Irene plans to attend UW-Stevens Point to pursue a major in Music Education.