Academic rank • 1 of 60.
Sports • Soccer, tennis.
Academic bio • Cleveland JROTC unit Honor Cadet Award (four years, awarded for having highest GPA); honor roll.
Athletic bio • Scholar Athlete.
Activities • Cleveland JROTC drill team, color guard executive officer and battalion commander; debate team; community service; National Honor Society president; tutoring.
College • St. Louis Community College, with plans of applying to U.S. Naval Academy.
Goal • "I wish to become a career Naval Officer. During my time in the Navy, I want to inspire people to challenge themselves and do things that they're not used to doing or even push themselves harder on something they love doing. I wish to make a positive impact on the world, no matter how minuscule.”
Favorite subject • Math.
Favorite book • "Maze Runner” series by James Dashner.
Favorite musician • Childish Gambino.
Role model • "My dad is my biggest role model. My dad is the definition of a hard worker. As an immigrant from Vietnam during the years of the Vietnam War, he started with nothing and had no one to go to since his mom died when he was only 17. But somehow, even with all of those struggles on his shoulders, he was able to find a place to stay, a place to work and a place to start a family. To this day, my dad is a super hard worker who does anything he can do to give my three sisters and I whatever we need and then some. I aspire to be as dedicated and as hard working as my dad and be able to relieve some of the weight on his shoulders.”