By: Robert Mauck
Michael Lance Merryman is a current senior in the Knox County Class of 2020.
Merryman is most proud of making it through senior year and shares three words to describe himself are brave, quiet, and chill.
The person who influenced him the most is his mom, “Because she helped him get through hard times,” Merryman said.
Merryman's future plans are to attend college or go to the National Guard. In ten years, Michael plans to have graduated from college and serve in the National Guard.