There's no denying Harvard is the source of some stellar graduates. Now consider the fact that the student body of Harvard College is larger than the population of Dalton Brunson’s hometown of Jackson, Alabama!

Dalton grew up intending to go into business. In his eyes,bankers were the people who had it made. But then his grandmother became ill and that’s what influenced him toward medicine. As a former Interactor and a RYLA alumni, Dalton Brunson, originally from Jackson, Alabama, was a mentee of Rotarian Steve James, a member of the Jackson Rotary club. The Rotary District 6880 Steve James Youth Service Award was established in 2015 in honor of Steve, who had an unfailing commitment to Rotary and most especially to young people like the future Dr. Dalton Brunson.

Read more about his story in the Harvard Gazette