Chris is the 16 year old son of Sharon D. Allen and Steve C. Herron. Chris is in the 11th grade at Northern High School in Flint, Michigan. Chris’ strengths are reading, math, and English. Two of Chris’ goals are to achieve a perfect “36” on the ACT and to attend Morehouse College. Mr. Herron actively engages to develop critical analytical skills by using internet based technologies to collaborate with other students throughout the country in accessing learning content. As well, Mr. Herron is a member of an elite group of students who will be publishing their first book in January 2011. The book will address and examine economic theories of great African American leaders. Some of Chris’ interests are swimming/lifeguarding, playing baseball, the saxophone and the piano. Chris is an active member of the Alpha Esquires.