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Albert Lea High School standout student

Caleb Hanson

Age: 17

Parents: Darren and Jenny Hanson

Where are you from?

Albert Lea.

If from Albert Lea, which elementary school did you attend?

Lakeview.

Favorite teacher of all time and why?

Mr. Gentz, because math is my favorite subject and he makes the class fun with his awesome sense of humor.

Favorite book/author:

“Back to the Basics: Investing” by Eric Tyson.

Current/past activities, volunteer work and accomplishments:

Varsity boys’ soccer, varsity boys’ tennis, National Honor Society, teacher assistant for developmental adapted physical education class, straight A honor roll, the president’s list at Riverland Community College.

What do you want to do after high school?

I want to go to college and study finance.

What advice would you give to younger students in Albert Lea?

Well, since I want to pursue a career in finance, my advice would be to take advantage of CIS/AP courses during high school. It will save you money.