Cory Herold

Virginia Tech
The most valuable piece of advice I’ve ever received

You can choose how to perceive the events in your lives. So why not choose a perspective that’s beneficial to you!

The qualities that make me “unconventional”

I love pulling in seemingly unrelated concepts to create new and exciting solutions.

The natural talent I’d like to be gifted with

Time travel.

When I was last outside of my comfort zone

Today! I try to challenge myself (or my mindset) as much as possible. There is no progress without struggle.

At the top of my bucket list

I’ve daydreamed about completing the 7 summits—that is, hiking the highest peak on all 7 continents.

One word my colleagues use to describe me

Efficient.