Major: Middle School Math and Social Studies Education
Hometown: Seaman, OH
High School: North Adams High School
Campus Involvement: Baseball, Student Ambassador, Resident Assistant.
Why I chose Rio: My dad studied here at Rio, so I knew Rio was an excellent school with great programs. I also enjoy the small town atmosphere, which is very similar to my own hometown.
Deciding my major: I chose to major in the education field because my dad is a teacher and through helping out in his classroom, I developed a passion for teaching. I really want to work with and inspire kids
My favorite thing about Rio: Rio is a very tight community. You get the opportunity to meet and connect with so many other students around campus.
My favorite class: My favorite class so far has been World Civics II with Professor Plants. I’m very history oriented, so I really enjoy taking history classes.
Plans after graduating from Rio: After I graduate, I hope to start my career as a teacher in my home school district. I love my community, and I want to contribute to the area where I grew up and see another generation of students succeed.