pound 10 ounces
turned 18 years old on July 26, 2012. He was born 3-1/2 months premature in 1994,
and cared for by the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at William
Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan.
To look at him today, you would never know he
was a preemie.
Thomas will graduate high school in June
2013. He is a member of the National Honor Society and a leader
in the marching band. During his junior year he led a project
for the SPCA as his Eagle Scout project—two kennels, which have
already been used to rescue animals in need. In June 2012 he
completed his Eagle board of review and joined the 2% of scouts who
reach the rank of Eagle Scout.
Like many boys his age, he is not sure what he wants pursue as a
future career. He is a well rounded young man who could go a lot of
exciting directions and we are very proud of him.
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