Mr. Francois will be a Fellow at Alma’s Frederick Douglass Campus.
What made you decide to join the Crew at Alma?
I wanted to be part of something bigger than myself with the mindset of helping the next generation.
What do you hope to contribute to Alma?
I hope to contribute enthusiasm to the kids as well as being a mentor to the next generation.
What teacher made a difference in your life, and how?
My 8th grade teacher, she helped me through high school with transitioning.
Why did you become involved in education?
Being a student-athlete growing, I didn’t take school so serious because athletics had opened many doors for me. I want to give back to the next generation: help them understand how important academics is even if you are talented in other things.
Where did you go to college or post-secondary school?
What did you like about your college?
Being an athlete and playing in front of thousands of fans.
What is your favorite food?
What is your favorite book?
The Great Gatsby