Q: Please tell us about your current plans after high school. And what inspired you to choose this path?
A: I am majoring in Industrial Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. I became very interested in this field after meeting a coworker’s son who is currently working for Apple.
Q: Please tell us a little bit about your family.
A: I have a mother (Jill), father (John), sister (Kate), and chocolate lab (Jake). Our family has lived in Suwanee for 20 years.
Q: Where do you go to school?
A: North Gwinnett High School
Q: What are a couple of your favorite restaurants in our community?
Q: Who is the most interesting person you’ve met here in our community?
A: My freshman social studies teacher, Coach Elwanger, is the most interesting person I’ve met in Suwanee. He tells awesome college stories.
Q: If you could travel anywhere in the world right now, where would it be and why?
A: I would love to travel to the beach with my family and friends right now. Our spring break beach trip was canceled and I was really looking forward to hanging out with friends before we graduate and all leave for college.
Q: What is one of your favorite movies? TV shows?
A: Paul Blart: Mall Cop; Rick and Morty
Q: What’s the best advice you ever received from a teacher? Who was the teacher?
A: Coach Payne gave me very valuable advice about budgeting my finances.
Q: What is your go to band when you cant decide what to listen to?
A: AC DC
Q: If you could choose anyone that is alive today and not a relative; with whom would you love to have lunch? Why? And where locally would y’all meet for this lunch?
A: I would love to have lunch with Peyton Manning at Taco Mac and talk football. I’m a huge fan!
Q: What is your favorite thing or something unique about our community?
A: My favorite thing about our community is the close proximity I have with my friends and fun places to hang out with them.
Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 to 10 years?
A: I see myself working a in a big company in Atlanta helping to improve productivity.
Q: What show are you binge watching right now?
A: Breaking Bad
Q: Favorite month? holiday? and best single day on the calendar?
A: December; Christmas; Dec 25th
Q: Who inspires you to be better?
A: My own self-conscious inspires me along with my parents.
Q: If you could go back over your entire school career what is one thing you would do different?
A: I would have taken AP World and AP Computer Science. I also might have tried to get a officer position in a club.
Q: Who or what do you miss the most right now?
A: I miss playing basketball on the weekends with my senior buddies.
Q: Were you involved in any sports or extra curricular activities?
A: I was involved in varsity football, FCA, Beta, NHS, SNHS, and freshman mentoring.
Q: What’s the first thing you want to do when this quarantine is over?
A: I want to go play basketball at my neighborhood basketball court.