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West Georgia Technical College
Cole Tillman is an African American who grew up in Georgia as a middle child in a family of eight kids and his father was a pastor. At age 10, he had to put a significant portion of his life on hold to help raise his four younger siblings. He eventually graduated from Cobb Horizon High School after facing many adversities. Throughout high school he participated in many activities including a men’s exercise group, Robotics club, and the Gay-Straight Alliance club. He plans to attend community college where he will study electrical engineering and will soon transfer to a four year university to continue his studies.