HERITAGE: Trinidad & Tobago
CATEGORY: Academic Leadership
PROFESSION/ORGANIZATION: Staff Accountant/Exlon-PECO
Whitney Russell has been a pivotal leader to her family, friends and the community. She shows that through challenging work and determination you can overcome any obstacle and be the best that you can be. once you put your mind to it.
She also spends a great deal of her time volunteering and strongly believe in giving back to the community
She is the first person in her family to graduate college. She is also the first person in her family to work for two fortune 500 companies, one being the number 1 accounting firm in the world. She is a very humble individual and goes above and beyond to help anyone.