- Undergraduate Major(s): Health Care Systems Administrations
and Lean Management
- Hometown: Climax, MI
Why did you decide to attend college?
To improve mine and my family’s lives and be able to contribute something to society.
How did you learn that you were a first generation college student?
My parents didn’t go to college, nor did my brother.
What support system or mentors do you have in college?
My mom and dad, brother, best friend, my advisor (Gail Bullard), my mentor (Mark Hutchinson).
What were your personal, family or community strengths that motivated you to attend college?
Me, myself, and I.
What has surprised you most about your college experience so far?
How easy it can be when you find what you love doing.
What do you hope that you can do with your bachelor’s degree?
Become a senior leader, then the CEO once I get my masters.
What advice do you have to a new first generation college student considering or pursuing a degree at Ferris?
Don’t give up. It’s worth it.