Getting to Know: Yolanda Hernandez
By Ashley Marsteller
BPC Staff Writer
Student: Yolanda Hernandez
Major/Specialization: Business Management & Information Systems
BPC Center location: Mount Vernon Campus
Class year: 2012
Hometown: Lyons, GA
Family Info: “I am the oldest of 6 children (5 girls, 1 boy). Our ages range from 21 to 4 years old. My little brother, LJ, is the youngest, and I consider him my favorite person in the world. He always keeps a smile on my face. I also have a 10-month-old nephew named Isaiah.”
School involvement/organizations: Press Secretary for SGA, Historian for Discovery Club, Circle K member, and volunteer with various other organizations around campus including Student Affairs/Activities.
Favorite restaurant/food: “I like almost anything with chicken, as long as it is grilled and comes with either honey mustard or lemon pepper seasoning.”
Favorite music: Country music!
Employment: Campus Connection
Favorite current TV show: “I didn’t realize there was enough time in the day to watch TV.”
Current vehicle: 2006 Chevy HHR
Dream vehicle: Range Rover HSE Lux in Orange
Favorite Book: “I am an avid reader and do not have a favorite; I love all books.”
Favorite Movie: “Selena”
Goals after graduation: To continue her education by attaining a Master’s and start up various
types of businesses overtime.
Hidden talent: “Can’t say I have one.”
Favorite Part of Attending BPC: “My favorite part of attending BPC is the people. I have met some of the most amazing people here, whether they are fellow students or professors. These friendships have created bonds that will last a lifetime.”
The mission of Brewton-Parker College, a Georgia Baptist college, is to develop the whole student through the application of Biblically-centered truth to a liberal arts curriculum in a community of shared Christian values.