Stan Shelby Jr., son of Stan and Cynthia Shelby attends Tates Creek High School. He’s been a member of the BMW Academy for 7 years. Stan’s college and future plans are to attend Murray State or the University of Kentucky. His most memorable BMW moment is traveling to Dubai. The BMW Academy has taught Stan that African Americans can rise above any stereotype. A motto or quote that Stan lives by is, ‘Work smarter, not harder.” Wisdom or advice Stan has for current or future BMW Academy student’s is, strive for good grades to be successful in the program.