Name: Micaela Dunbar-Gaynor
Parents: Susan Hanson-Gaynor & Paul Dunbar-Gaynor
Class Year: Senior
Major: Athletic Training
Favorite food: Avocado/Bacon/Eggs
Extracurricular activities: Alpha Phi, Mortar Board, Safe Place, ATSO, Culture Club, Honors Program
Hobbies and interests: Foreign Languages, Watching Rugby, Cooking, & Traveling
Plans after graduation: To obtain my Master’s Degree in Athletic Training from Adrian College and then work toward attending Physician’s Assistant school.
Proudest of: My study abroad experience and my volunteer work through Alpha Phi and Mortar Board.
Biggest Contribution to Society: I would say that my biggest contribution to society is my leadership and willingness to teach. Through experience as an older sibling, camp counselor, and VP in Alpha Phi I have had many opportunities to lead and guide others through pivotal moments in their lives and give them the skills to be a leader themselves.
Inspiring Adrian Staff Member? Dr. James Spence for his ability to inspire thought and challenge every student to be a proactive thinker and member of society.
What concerns you in the world: The use of fear to influence culture.
Best friends are people who: Are people who can both tell you when you’ve worked hard and when you need to be better. They are there when you need them most for a good cry or a good laugh and will keep you accountable for you actions.
A thank you to someone who helped get you to where you are? My oldest brother Chris. He cosigned on my loan so that I could study abroad in Wales, UK and pursue my love of culture, travel, and exercise science. Without him I would not have had that experience and I wouldn’t be the person I am today.