Cole Benson

San Benito High School
Hollister, CA

Cole is a recent graduate of San Benito High School in Hollister, CA. Cole is described by one of his teachers as a great leader and supporter of his classmates in and out of his classroom. Since an early age, Cole has been interested in mechanics and the automotive industry. Cole sets his family as an example, especially his mom and his grandfather as two admirable figures in his life. He plans to major in mechanical engineering and through his future career contribute to society in a positive way; designing for auto manufacturers, helping to shape the future for generations to come, and providing more job opportunities in the central California. 

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