Gavin  Lyell
Standing: Junior
Major: Sports Medicine / Pre-dental
Hometown: Knoxville, TN
Prior to attending Samford, Gavin was a National Honor Society member of Christian Academy of Knoxville where he received several academic awards, played Varsity lacrosse and tennis, participated in concert band, and served on a student College Advisory Panel. After designing a non-profit agency for teenage fathers, he was recognized on a student Capstone Advisory Panel. After four years of French study, he also sang on a missions worship team in Montreal, Canada as well as local appearances for events at his high school. Gavin dedicated four summers of internship under Dr. Joseph Hicks in the practice of orthodontics with additional observations in periodontics. Gavin has played violin since age three but also enjoys guitar and singing. After graduation, his goal is to attend dental school with continued education in advanced specializations.