Spotlight Christian Roach
Name: Christian LeBron Roach
Hometown: Rocky Face
High school: Northwest Whitfield High
Major: Accounting and Management Information Systems
Expected graduation date: May 2018
Why did you choose Dalton State? Affordability and location
What do you plan to do after graduation? I plan to get my CPA while working in accounting.
Who is/was your favorite professor and why? Jamie Connors, she is so helpful and such a great professor. She has really done a lot for me while I have been at Dalton State.
What activities are you involved in on campus? I am an RA, I’m on SGA, I’m the recruitment chair and new member educator for Delta Chi, I was president of the Accounting Club, and a member of the Outdoor Club.
What are some of your biggest achievements or accomplishments at Dalton State? My biggest achievement was starting the Delta Chi colony on Dalton State’s campus fall 2015. It has truly been the best decision of my life.
Where is your favorite hangout? I really love Buckin Burrito. It is one of my favorite places to eat and hang out.
Favorite comfort food? Burritos and French fries
Favorite line from a movie? “May the force be with you.”
What is your guilty pleasure? Video games, I don’t ever have time to play them so I feel bad for choosing them over studying
What do you feel most proud of? Delta Chi
If you won the lottery, what would you do? I would invest most of it in small businesses and other secure investments. I would also help out family and pay off my student debt.
What cheers you up? Video games
Who is your hero? My Grandfather, Danny. He has truly been an inspiration in my life, and he actually saved my life when I was young.
Who would play you in the movie version of your life? Seth Rogen
Where is your favorite place to eat? Buckin Burrito
What did you want to be when you were a kid? A lawyer, that changed when I realized what a lawyer actually did.
What does it mean to you to be part of the Roadrunner Nation? Roadrunner Nation means a lot to me personally as I have been involved with this school so much. The best part of Roadrunner Nation was being able to drive to Kansas City to watch the championship basketball game. I really got the full experience of Roadrunner Nation during the game and during the celebration after when they returned home. Roadrunner Nation has a great atmosphere of people who care and make this college awesome!