UNC '16

Major(s): English, Sociology

Elkin High School
Elkin, NC

Surry Early College High School of Design
Dobson, NC

Ms. Wallis became an adviser to help create opportunities for all high school students to become lifelong learners. She returned for another year of advising to continue serving students from Western North Carolina. Ms. Wallis is excited to work in the classroom, increasing college awareness in her schools.

"J’aurais dû être plus gentille—I should have been more kind. That is something a person will never regret. You will never say to yourself when you are old, Ah, I wish I was not good to that person. You will never think that." - Khaled Hosseini