Jewel Harper, 2014
- Financial Aid Specialist
- DSC employee since May 2011
Degrees and schools where awarded: Emergency Medical Technician certificate, AA degree and Bachelor Applied Science in Supervision and Management (all at DSC).
Outside interests: Traveling and spending time with family.
What did you do prior to joining Daytona State College? I have a financial background. I previously worked for CitiMortgage and then worked for Sunbelt Credit Union before joining Daytona State.
What professional projects are you working on right now? I am currently working toward my Master’s in Accounting.
What has been the most rewarding thing about your Daytona State College experience? I believe that I have been blessed with this position in the financial aid department in order to be a blessing to others.
What is one goal you still hope to achieve in your career? To never stagnate and always take something from every event or function I attend or am a part of.
In life? To live a life pleasing to God.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever gotten? Be who God made you to be and never try to be anything less.
One thing people are surprised to find out about me is: I have an identical twin sister and I am an aunt of two sets of twins (not by the twin sister).
Last book read:Overcoming Fear by Creflo Dollar
If they could bottle your personality what would the label read? Priceless
Who are the four people in the history of the world you most admire? Nelson Mandela, Mary McCleod Bethune, Maya Angelou and Barack Obama
The Daytona State of Mind to me means striving to encourage and make a positive mark on each individual who comes across my path.