This Mechanic Turned Medical Doctor Is Living Proof It’s Never Too Late to Go After Your Dream
As a young man, Carl Allamby dreamed of becoming a doctor, but that goal seemed out of reach for a poor kid from East Cleveland. So instead, Carl began working on cars, eventually opening his own auto repair shop. After more than 15 years as a master mechanic, Carl headed back to school to get a business degree to help him grow his already thriving business. But when Carl had to take a required biology class, his medical aspirations returned. Now, Dr. Carl Allamby shares his inspiring story with CBS Sunday Morning as he begins a new chapter in his life.