Christopher Byrd will graduate as valedictorian from Communication and Media Arts High School. In 2010, he was inducted into the National Honors Society. In the summer of 2012, he was a intern at Harper Hospital for 8 weeks. He is a recent finalist for the Gates Millenium Scholarship. He is an active youth leader at his church and performs community services consistently in his neighborhood. He will attend Eastern Michigan University in the fall of 2013. He will study Nursing and obtain his Bachelor and Master Degrees. He hopes to become a Physician Assistant.