Updated: 7/28/2020

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  • I grew up in rural, Northern Maine and spent most of my time in the Maine woods. My dad was a mechanic and my mom was a waitress.
  • Dad
  • Mom
  • In high school, I never thought college was an option because none of my family members went, but I knew that I needed to leave the environment that I was in
  • What about the money part..?
  • Am I good enough for college?
  • What will my parents think?
  • I didn't even take the SAT..
  • My college advisor (now good friend & mentor) was the reason I was able to attend college
  • That's what your dad said. Let's sit down.
  • College Advisor
  • I think I need some help..