Handley McDonald is currently in his 6th year of study with the Architectural Engineering program at the Pennsylvania State University. In may 2013, he will graduate with a B.A.E. and a focus in structural design. Currently, his FE exam is scheduled for October 27, 2012.
In addition to schoolwork, Handley spent one spring break with Habitat for Humanity in Americus, Georgia. He worked on several different aspects of building a small home which included siding, drywall, concrete forming and pouring, as well as wood framing assembly.
His most recent employment is at the Outback Steakhouse of State College, where he started as a busser, and worked his way into serving, and line cook.