21: Trusting What God Has For You

Shonice Montgomery, a Laurel, MS native, earned her Bachelors in Business Administration Entrepreneurship from Southern Miss in 2015, represented the entire student body as Miss Southern Miss in 2014, and pledged Delta Sigma Theta Incorporated in 2012. After graduation, Shonice began her professional career in New Orleans, where she worked in management and retail sales […]


20: Be Who You Want to Be

Jonathan Solomon, a Higher Education professional, was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Langston University, Master of Education from the University of Oklahoma, and is currently pursuing his Doctor of Philosophy – Higher Education Leadership at Indiana State University.  He currently serves as the Director of Upward Bound at […]


19: Run Your Life

Hector Sanchez Leon, a first-generation college graduate, is originally from Mexico City, Mexico. After arriving in Atlanta at age 12, Hector quickly learned the need for adaptability as he entered a new environment filled with challenges. It was the same competency that carried Hector throughout school and into college at the University of Georgia (UGA).  […]


18: Making a Way

Kara Robinson is a first-generation college graduate who attended North Carolina Central University. She graduated with her B.A. in Elementary Education with a concentration in English Writing.  Kara is currently pursuing her MSA (Masters of School Administration) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and will graduate in May 2019.  She is the […]