Akhil Ajaykumar
Akhil Ajaykumar
Student Mentor
Carrollton, Texas
High School:
Creekview High School

What did you want to be when you were growing up?

A teacher.

What career are you working toward?

Physical therapist.

When you were in high school, how did you choose your career path?

I decided to be a physical therapist in middle school after I broke my arm and attended physical therapy sessions.

Who inspires you?

My mom.

What three traits best describe you?

People person, hard-working, funny.

What are your skills or talents that most people don’t know about?

I'm a pretty good cook.

What's your favorite place in the world?

Kerala, India.

If you could visit any place you’ve never been, where would you go?

Bali, Indonesia.

What do you enjoy when you're not working or studying?

Watching movies.

What are your favorite books and/or movies?

BOOKS: The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton, The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini, and The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein. MOVIES: Goodwill Hunting, Interstellar, and Knives Out.

Who is your favorite musician/band?

Frank Ocean, Drake, Masego.

What is your favorite meal?

Poke, sushi, biriyani.

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