Andrea Wimberly, MBA
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.