Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences and the Arts
College attending: Johns Hopkins University
Colleges accepted to: Washington University in St. Louis, Carleton College
Honors & Achievements: College Board National African American Recognition Program, National Consortium of Secondary STEM Schools science fair competitor, Gates Scholar finalist, Our Future is Science mentor, University of Rochester Fredrick Douglas & Susan B. Anthony High School Award
Career goal: I am passionate about helping people, and I am intrigued by the intricate workings of the human brain, so I aspire to become a neurosurgeon. I want to use my expertise and knowledge to better the lives of many individuals by providing them with quality medical care.
Tell us about the teacher, coach or administrator who made a difference in your life: Chris at the Residential Life Office (RLO) made a big difference in my life as a staff member at our school by being an encouraging and supportive sounding board for me. He offered valuable insight into the issues I faced on a daily basis and was an incredibly helpful resource in helping me navigate my way through them.