Age: 17
Hometown: Park Forest, IL
School: Rich East High School
Year: Senior
Aspiring Major: Aerospace Engineering at Illinois Institute of Technology

Career Interests:
My career interests consist of Aerospace Engineering, Music Productions and Sound Engineering.

Hobbies & Interests:
My hobbies and interest are: multi-talented musician, avid music listener, playing blues, jazz, RnB, neo-soul, studying chess, playing live music with my blues band.

Organizations/Clubs you belong to:
The organizations and clubs i’m belong to are: 1st chair chess team caption, Civic Leader in Park Forest, President of ‘Brother 2 Brother’ group at Rich East High School. I’m also involved in ‘Blues Kids International’, was an intern at ACE (Architecture Construction Engineering), and percussion/drumline section leader in marching band playing the snare drum.

Why are you passionate about aviation?
I am passionate about aviation because if I want to pursue Aerospace Engineering – I need to understand the intricacies of a plane.

What is your future aspiration?
I aspire to work for the FAA as an Aerospace Engineer or pursue a career in sound engineering and mixmaster my own and others' music.

Why did you choose to apply to Tuskegee NEXT?
I knew from the get-go that the NEXT program will push me farther than ever I could imagine to further accelerate my future.