Name: Tim Grayson
High school: Heritage High School
Major: Respiratory Therapy
Expected graduation date: 2020
Why did you choose Dalton State? It’s close to home
What does it mean to you to be part of the Roadrunner Nation? A community of people who have a shared goal to improve their education.
What do you plan to do after graduation? I plan to pursue a master’s degree in respiratory therapy and then pursue a respiratory care practitioner.
Who is/was your favorite professor and why? Dr. Smitherman, because she truly elevated my interest in the medical field.
What are some of your biggest achievements or accomplishments at Dalton State? I graduated with an associate of science degree before I graduated high school.
Where is your favorite study spot? Respiratory therapy room
Where is your favorite hangout? The gym
What is the last book you read? Throne of Glass
Favorite comfort food? Mac and cheese
What do you feel most proud of? Winning my championship tennis match for the team.
If you won the lottery, what would you do? Buy a house and help my family financially.
What is a skill you’d like to learn and why? To draw, because I am terrible at art.
What cheers you up? Getting out and doing an active activity.
What is your favorite book? Redeeming Love
Who is your hero? My mother
What is your favorite childhood memory? Staring by my bedroom window on Christmas Eve late at night.
What did you want to be when you were a kid? A pro athlete
As a Roadrunner, what does it mean to Run Boldly? For me personally, it is an investment to my future family and being able to take on anything my future career has to offer.