Student : Clayton Wright
Hometown : Memphis, TN
GPA : 3.71
Major / Classification : Political Science / Senior
Clayton Wright was named the Tom Joyner Foundation Hercules Scholar from Philander Smith College.
Clayton is studying Political Science at Philander Smith College . After earning his bachelors , he plans to attend law school and he will be focusing on contract, corporate and real estate law .
Mr. Wright is a great example of an Hercules Scholar on campus as he serves as a VP of finance for the SGA, secretary for the Greek Council, a member of the Black Male Initiative Advisory Council, and a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc.
The most influential people in Clayton’s life are his parents. He says they “instilled a sense of excellence and work ethic ” in him.
He lives by the motto “the best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today”