The Leopard

Griffin Kelley
Griffin Kelley is currently in his sophomore year at East High School and is in beginning journalism. He was born on October 9, 2003, in Salt Lake City, Utah. His mother was born in New York and moved around the country her entire life, and his father was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. Griffin has family in St. Louis and Boston, Massachusetts. His favorite time of year is winter, when he visits his family for the holiday season. He loves to cook and play soccer. His favorite soccer team is Manchester City and his favorite thing to eat is pasta.

Griffin has been out of the country one time on a cruise visiting the Caribbean. He hopes that one day he can travel to Europe and learn more about the culture there. He wants to visit Manchester, England, and attend a Manchester City game to truly experience the stadium’s atmosphere. Griffin wants to attend Washington University in St. Louis for college and move forward into the medical field. He is beginning his second year in the Health Professions Academy (HPA) and is enjoying it very much. Over summer break Griffin visited his family in Boston and had a wonderful time. He wishes he could see his family in Missouri more but understands the difficulties involved in that.

His favorite artists to listen to are Cardi B, Nicki Minaj, and Post Malone. He has one older brother who is going into senior year at American International School of Utah. He has one dog named Yuki. He is a Japanese breed that Griffin’s parents have had for a long time. Griffin attended Clayton Middle School for both 7th and 8th grade. Before that he went to Uintah Elementary School which he very much liked. Griffin was not pleased with his previous school year and wants to switch things up this year and is looking forward to his first year of Journalism.

Griffin Kelley, Opinion Writer

Oct 22, 2018
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