Pierce Garland – North Gwinnett

Q: Where do you go to school?

A: North Gwinnett


Q: Please tell us about your current plans after high school. And what inspired you to choose this path?

A: Attend Georgia College to play Golf and study Business Management


Q: What are a couple of your favorite restaurants in our community? 

A:  Mori House, Craft Burger, Betos Tacos


Q: Who is the most interesting person you’ve met here in our community?

A: To many to list- Greg Alexander, Noah Lomax, Coach Bryan Seller, David Bowen, John Kahren to name a few.


Q: If you could travel anywhere in the world right now, where would it be and why?

A: South Africa, Because I recently went there with my dad and a few friends and their fathers. It was the best trip of all time.


Q: What is one of your favorite movies? TV shows?

A: Step Brothers, Caddyshack, National Geographic documentaries


Q: What’s the best advice you ever received from a teacher? Who was the teacher?

A: “It’s all in the hips” Coach Bryan Sellers Coach taught me how to have fun, and enjoy everything in life as it is in the present when things aren’t looking up.


Q: What is your go to band when you cant decide what to listen to?

A: The Allman Brothers


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: My Mom.Its been 6 years since she passed away. She loved taking me to Mori House because that is where she loved to go to celebrate. That’s a different answer to the question, but that’s who I would like to have lunch with.


Q: What is your favorite thing or something unique about our community?

A: How our community is able to ban together in tough times for families who may need support


Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 to 10 years?

A: Garland Bros., Inc.


Q: Favorite month? holiday? and best single day on the calendar?

A: HGTV channel


Q: Favorite month? holiday? and best single day on the calendar?

A:  November because it’s the best part of football season and my birth month


Q: Who inspires you to be better?

A:  My Dad & Grand dad


Q: If you could go back over your entire school career what is one thing you would do different?

A: I wouldn’t change anything!


Q: Who or what do you miss the most right now?

A: Doing the morning announcements, competing with my boys on the golf team to win a state championship, hanging with my friends.


Q: Were you involved in any sports or extra curricular activities?

A: I was a 4 year varsity Golf letterman and one of the student section leaders(North Nuts) at North Gwinnett


Q: What’s the first thing you want to do when this quarantine is over?

A: Hang with a Big group of my friends somewhere!