Where are you from originally?
I’m originally from Morton, Texas, a small town just west of Lubbock. It’s a dry cotton farming part of the state. You can learn a lot about life in a dry land farming community.
I also spent time in Houston, which was about as different from small town life as you could get. Growing up in those very different places gave me the opportunity to interact with people across a broad spectrum of backgrounds and experiences.
What university did you go to?
I was in Lubbock at . . .