Lucas is a first-time Susan Fund scholarship recipient; he graduated from Darien High School in June, 2016. He is passionate about art and in the future, he sees himself as teaching, running a studio or creating drawings and paintings as a freelance artist. He has been able to utilize his art to express his emotions as a cancer survivor. Lucas has volunteered for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and was honored as Boy of the Year in 2015. For the past two years, he participated in the Connecticut Challenge.