Tabitha R. Graves

Garfield High School

GPA: 3.76. Rank: 1 of 133.

College: University of Akron.

Intended major(s): Interior design.

Social media site(s) you use the most: Twitter and Snapchat.

TV show you binge-watch (or plan to): Pretty Little Liars and Scandal.

Apple or Android: Apple.

Favorite subject in school: Math and history.

Person(s) — other than parent(s) — who were biggest influence on you and why/how: Guidance counselor Mr. Richards. He always helped me to stay focused on my education and has introduced me to school programs like Upward Bound and Post-Secondary.

Where do you see yourself in 10 years: As an interior designer on the rise. By then, I should be starting my own design real estate company; maybe even married with a child or two.

In 25 words or fewer, finish this sentence: “If I were president, I would ...” make it so people did not identify as a certain race. We are all one in God’s eyes

Briefly describe your favorite high school memory: Being a part of the 2012-13 Black History Month celebration. It was so powerful and exciting.