Maverick Hall, son of Philip and Lorna Hall, graduated magna cum laude in June from the University of San Diego with a B.S. in mechanical engineering.

A 2008 graduate of St. Francis Solano School and a 2012 graduate of Justin-Siena High School, Maverick spent three years taking classes at Santa Rosa Junior College before transferring to San Diego.

During college, Maverick interned for LifePort/Sikorsky Helicopters for three years and his year four internship was with UTC Aerospace Systems.

Up next for Maverick?

He will be staying on in San Diego.

He has accepted a job with NAVAIR, the U.S. Navy Naval Air Systems Command, in San Diego.