If Bryan Smith had taken the advice of some of his high school teachers, he might have gone to trade or vocational school.
They told him some students were not suited for college. Smith wanted to show those teachers they were wrong.
“I sort of took that as a challenge,” said Smith, who is 51.
The Elizabethtown resident is registrar at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, having earned a master’s and education specialist degrees.