Getting to know our Hawks

Michael Conger

Where is your hometown?

Valdosta, GA

What is your program of study at SGSC?

2018-2020 Associates in General Studies

Currently in the Bachelor of Science in Public Service Leadership

What are you involved with at SGSC (clubs, organizations, athletic team)?

Campus Activities Board  Student Coordinator of the Douglas campus

What are your future plans?

My future plans are to finish my bachelor's degree in Public Service Leadership and use it as a stepping stone for my Masters in Social Work. I plan on becoming a foster care case worker. The reason behind this is because I have been in the foster care system and went through childhood trauma. I have seen both the bad and good caseworkers and I aim to be one of the good ones.

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?

To teleport anywhere. I hate driving long distances but I love to travel.

What’s your favorite food?

Steak and shrimp with garlic mashed potatoes and sweet tea

What’s your favorite color?

Red

What’s your favorite flavor of ice cream?

Can’t really eat it because I’m lactose intolerant but butter pecan.

If you had to be stuck in an elevator, what three people would you choose to be stuck with you and why?

I would be stuck in there with Jesus, God and the Holy Spirit because I would be praying my way out!

What’s a fun fact about you?

I have metal rods in my back from spinal fusion surgery.

What’s your favorite kind of music?

Christian

Malia Mann

Where is your hometown?

Fitzgerald, Georgia

What is your program of study at SGSC?

I graduated this past spring semester with my AA in General Studies and AS in Criminal Justice. Now I’m going for my Bachelors in Public Service Leadership.

What are you involved with at SGSC (clubs, organizations, athletic team)?

Gay Straight Alliance - Campus Activity Board

What are your future plans?

After I finish with my Bachelor's degree, I think I would like to go for my Masters but I'm undecided. I do know that once I graduate I would love to become a Social Worker or anything that deals with helping children in their time of need.

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?

It’s kinda hard to pick out of teleportation or being invisible. If I could teleport I wouldn’t have to walk or drive anywhere, but if I was invisible, I could most likely scare people or do things without being seen.

What’s your favorite food?

Pizza & Shrimp

What’s your favorite color?

Purple

What’s your favorite flavor of ice cream?

Cookies and Cream - I pretty much love anything that has cookies and cream.

If you had to be stuck in an elevator, what three people would you choose to be stuck with you and why?

My sister, brother and mother ... because they’ll make me laugh and know how to turn any scary situation into a good one.

What’s a fun fact about you?

I love crocheting and I’m Mrs. Coraleigh's favorite person. 

What’s your favorite kind of music?

Rhythm and Blues

James Pope

Where is your hometown?

A small town called Hazlehurst, GA

What is your program of study at SGSC?

Computer Science

What are you involved with at SGSC (clubs, organizations, athletic team)?

Phi Theta Kappa, Academic Success Center Tutor

What are your future plans?

To transfer to a four year school and hopefully have a job in the IT field.

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?

To heal the sick.

What’s your favorite food?

I would probably go with pizza.

What’s your favorite color?

That's a tough one, either black or pink for me.

What’s your favorite flavor of ice cream?

Give me a classic Vanilla Ice Cream any day.

If you had to be stuck in an elevator, what three people would you choose to be stuck with you and why?

James Hetfield from Metallica, Bill Nye The Science Guy, and Freddie Freeman from the Atlanta Braves. I chose these three just because it would be fun to hear stories, learn something from Bill Nye, and just because time would pass quickly knowing we wouldn't run out of things to talk about.

What’s a fun fact about you?

I'm a trivia junkie, especially in music and history. I bug my parents all the time with the stuff that I know.

What’s your favorite kind of music?

That would probably be heavy metal/hard rock or country, though I listen to any genre of music. I can be listening to Metallica or Megadeth and then go straight to Madonna or Taylor Swift.

Savanna Sparks

Where is your hometown?

Rome, GA

What is your program of study at SGSC?

General Studies

What are you involved with at SGSC (clubs, organizations, athletic team)?

I work at Clower, and I am very active with events and clubs. I am in GSA TheaCO, HAC, Quiz Team, and Speech & Debate club!

What are your future plans?

I would like to work with at a company in marketing and one day own my own company or be a freelancer!

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?

Teleportation

What’s your favorite food?

Mac and cheese

What’s your favorite color?

Purple or rainbow!!

What’s your favorite flavor of ice cream?

Strawberry or butter pecan

If you had to be stuck in an elevator, what three people would you choose to be stuck with you and why?

The Rock, John Mulaney, and Jeff Dunham!

What’s a fun fact about you?

I own over $300 worth of nail polish #holotaco

What’s your favorite kind of music?

Classic rock