Miamisburg High School Senior, Megan Reitenour and her family were invited to the Miamisburg City Council meeting for an honorary award of which the city wanted to present to Megan for her accomplishments in racing and for her recent selection to the NASCAR Drive for Diversity Program.
Gary Giles, Miamisburg Public Affairs Officer, started the city council meeting by introducing Megan and reading her bio and list of accomplishments. Mayor Dick Church was then invited to the podium to speak on behalf of the committee and the city of Miamisburg. Mayor Church congratulated Megan on her selection into the Drive for Diversity Program and expressed to her how proud the committee and city is of her accomplishments. He also stated how nice it is to see such a young person such as herself follow her dreams.
Mayor Church wished Megan success and safety and asked her to always remember the city that she came from. He then presented Megan with her award and invited her to the podium for any words she might like to say. Megan said, "I would like to thank Mayor Church, Miamisburg City Council, and the City of Miamisburg for this award. I would also like to thank my friends and family that are here today. As you can imagine, racing takes a huge support system and I feel blessed that I have that in my life. I will be moving to North Carolina to pursue my career in racing, but I will always have a special place in my heart for the City of Miamisburg and I hope to make the city proud."