Wenona Mellott is originally from New Orleans, La., and now resides in Picayune, Miss. Mellott is junior and is in her first year of the social work program. She is a member of the BSW Club for undergraduate social work students and a member of Tau Sigma Honor Society.
She loves outdoor activities and traveling with her family. They have been to Cozumel and Progreso, Mexico; Jamaica; the Cayman Islands; Belize and Honduras.
After obtaining her degree she would like to do advocacy, grant writing and legislation.