Hometown:  Springfield, MO

Degree pursuing:  Associate of Arts in Teaching (A.A.T.)

Why I chose OTC:  "I chose OTC because I wanted to begin my college education in a smart way. OTC allows me to gain college credit affordably!"

Favorite thing about OTC:  "My favorite thing about OTC is the variety of talent that's all so near to each other. The Culinary Department (ex: Scallions) is amazing, and the things that the Automotive Department does blow my mind. So much diversity on such a quaint campus; we're a melting pot!"

Advice for new students:  "My advice for new students is to not be afraid to try new things! Explore your talents and make new friends at OTC. If you have a positive attitude, you're sure to enjoy your time here."