A Senior Journalism and Mass Communication student at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, Derrick Wheeler wants to bring his life and others into the spotlight for all to see. His passion for media production sprouted in 2017 when he and his brother created their production company, Stovetop Visuals.
Working tirelessly day and night to manage his productive college life, Derrick is involved in several extracurricular activities. Derrick is currently involved with The Village Mentoring, the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, The A&T Register and the university track and field team. Not only does Derrick desire to be successful, he motivates others to feel the same way in his leadership roles in his organizations.
Accumulating numerous awards and recognition for his hard work, Derrick gives all credit to his two loving parents Derrick and Cheryl Wheeler.