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Business Graduates

Andrea Wimberly

What I do now:

I am the Director of Sales & Event Coordinator for the Golf Club at StoneBridge. I am also a student in the MBA Program at LSUS.

 

My work/job consists of:

Selling memberships, booking and coordinating events, and marketing for the clubhouse and events.

 

How I got to LSUS (or why I chose LSUS): 

Shreveport was my area of interest and my sister lived here and liked it.

 

Fond memories of LSUS: 

The Rotaract Club “Black Tie or Not” Ball

 

LSUS faculty who helped me:

Mr. Wayne Hogue has inspired me beyond all others, but I base my success on ALL the faculty I encountered, especially those in the Business building.

 

What the LSUS Alumni Association Scholarship meant to me:

It meant my key to success!

 

How LSUS helped me succeed:

By providing an affordable education.

 

Advice to college-bound students:

Never stop learning!

 

Advice to someone who wants to enter my field:

Have passion for it or choose something else!

 

Tips on choosing a major or career:

Choose something you enjoy doing.

 

My toughest professional challenge:

Finding a job I love

 

My toughest personal challenge:

Public speaking

 

Successes (honors, awards, etc.) in my life:

Deans’ and Chancellor’s Lists many times; LSUS Lead Corps Charter member; Leadership Certificate

 

I’ve learned this from life:

Surround yourself with good people.

 

What I’d be doing if I had all the time in the world:

 

Helping others find more joy in their lives by overcoming their day-to-day struggles.