Wenona Mellott

Wenona Mellott is a native of New Orleans, La., and currently resides in Picayune, Miss., with her son, Shaun, and her husband, Dennis. She is a senior in the bachelor's degree program in social work and is eagerly anticipating graduation next May.

Wenona is a member of Phi Alpha Honor Society, Gamma Betta Phi Honor Society and Tau Sigma Honor Society. She chose social work as her major because of her interest in advocacy and legislation, and dreams one day of running for a political office.