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Amazing Student – Austin Timmons

Texas A&M Department of Economics Amazing Student
February, 2024


Austin Timmons


Cypress, Texas

High School:

Cypress Woods, TX

Degree objective:

I am a Senior at Texas A&M University pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Economics. I am personable, self-motivated, and analytical. I am committed to a lifetime of learning, driven by an intrinsic desire to leave a lasting impact.

Expected graduation:

Spring, 2024

University highlights, awards, scholarships:

Amazing Student

Clubs/Organizations I am (was) a part of:

Texas A&M Economics Society, Aggie Investment Club

Current employment:

Account Executive with Fisher Investments

Family ties to Texas A&M:


I chose to attend Texas A&M because…

The Aggie Network and the Aggie Family.

My favorite things to do on campus are…

Reading the information plaques on the historical buildings, Aggie Football.

When I have free time, I like…

Golfing, spending time with friends and family

The craziest thing I’ve done is…

Place 9th in Texas for Alto Saxophone

My favorite place to study is…

5th story of the Annex

My favorite ECON professor is…

Sam Stripling

My favorite part of being an Economics student is…

The versatility of course material, applications, and industries

If I could share an afternoon with anyone, I would love to share it with…

Scotty Cameron.

If I knew I could not fail, I would…

Start a bank or insurance company.

If money was not a consideration, I would love to…

Restore classic cars.

What is your passion and how are you committed to pursuing it?

People are my passion. I am pursuing it by helping others secure their futures in the workforce.

After graduation, I plan to…

Move to Dallas and pursue a career in finance.

The one Texas A&M experience I will always remember is…

LSU 2022