Taylor Newsom is first year undergraduate student at the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University. Her plans include receiving her B.B.A- Accounting. She intends on graduating with a Finance Certificate, as well. Within the business college, she is a member of the elite Rawls Leadership Business Program that provides her firsthand experience as to what it entails to be an efficient and effective leader. In this program, she is provided multiple opportunities not available to her peers, including a study abroad section where she will meet with large corporations and learn the ins and outs of their trade. In addition, Taylor is also very active within the Honors College and Greek Life at Texas Tech. Taylor is a hard-working and driven individual who can be counted on when goals need to be accomplished. She has knowledge of the world of finance due to her previous experience of working in a bank. She was privileged to have to opportunity to sit in interviews and learn what it takes to make it in the corporate world. After graduating in May 2017 with a MSA, she hopes to find herself working for a large Accounting firm, where she can continue working hard on the road to success.