PART 4: Kendra Wills gained so much personally from the project


By Tom Ballard, Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurial Initiatives, Pershing Yoakley & Associates, P.C.

“There was so much I personally gained,” Kendra Wills said of her experience leading a team of MBA students from the University of Tennessee (UT) that worked during Spring Semester on a project for the Girl Scouts of the Council of the Southern Appalachians.

Describing it as a “consulting like experience,” the soon-to-graduate MBA student added that she did not expect to be selected for the leadership role.

“We had a great team,” Wills says. “We got along really well.”

The other members of her group were Mona Ahlhauser, Jessie Chou, Rachel McGill, and David Parham.

Their task was to help the Girl Scouts Council of the Southern Appalachians develop a plan to increase its number of adult volunteers.

Click here to read the full story.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s