Q: Where are you from? (city, state)
A: Wellman, IA
Q: Why did you choose Kirkwood?
A: I chose Kirkwood because it was a great local community college with a good Diesel Technician program.
Q: What is your major and how did you choose it?
A: My major at Kirkwood is Diesel Truck/Ag, I chose this major because while working as a farmhand I found my passion of working on the agricultural equipment.
Q: What has been your proudest moment at Kirkwood?
A: My proudest moment thus far at Kirkwood was being asked to be the Diesel program’s outstanding student for the year.
Q: What are your plans after Kirkwood?
A: I plan to continue my work as a Diesel Ag Technician.
Q: What inspires or motivates you?
A: I am most motivated by the fact that after I graduate from college, I will be able to work in the industry that I have been passionate about for years.
Q: Tell us about who you are outside of Kirkwood – hobbies, family, other interests, etc.
A: I am the middle brother of my family, where I have gained interest in hunting, fishing, and working on my own vehicles.
Q: What does being named an Outstanding Student mean to you?
A: Being named an Outstanding Student has made me realize that my hard work in and out of the classroom has paid off in being recognized by my instructors.
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