Brannon  McKinley
Standing: Junior
Major: Biochemistry
Minor: Theatre and Biology
Hometown: Chelsea, AL
Before he came to Samford Brannon received the Lightning Scholar Award from Evangel Christian School, was the Activities Director for his class all four years of high school, and was a member of the Eta Sigma Alpha National Home School Honor Society. From 2016-2020 he was a full-time/part-time drummer and part time singer for the Lakeview Methodist Church and Shades Valley Community Church praise and worship bands. While at Samford he is pursuing a Biochemistry major and a double minor including Theatre and Biology. He actively participates in the performing arts as much as possible and loves contributing to research groups in the Biochemistry department. Long term, Brannon plans to get his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine and contribute to both the exotic and general practice of animal care.