Meet the Teal Bridge Mentors

Tippen Harkins

Tippen Harkins

Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Major: Marketing
Class of 2017

 

Tippen enjoys an active campus life, and is involved with TSO, the Entrepreneurship Club, Surf Club and Water Ski Club, in addition to being a Teal Bridge Mentor. She enjoys spending free days at the beach and thrives on the inspiration the coastal setting has given her.

 

A fun fact about Tippen is that she's interacted with many exotic animals, including: monkeys, giraffes, zebras, tigers, kangaroos and more!

 

"These are the best years of your life; don't waste them asking 'what if...?'"

Becca Jenkins

Becca Jenkins

Hometown: Goldsboro, North Carolina
Major: Business Administration with a Marketing Strategy
Class of 2015

 

Becca is a Teal Bridge student coordinator, and also involved as a TSO social committee member and serves on the Entrepreneurship Club. She enjoys spending time on the bike trails, (both paved and unpaved), as they are fun to explore and relatively unknown to the campus population.

 

A fun fact about Becca is that she loves adventuring! Her passions range from the environment, animals, conservation and safety for both people and animals.

 

Becca believes that we need to remember that if given time, then anxious feelings will subside...

Amanda Myers

Amanda Myers

Hometown: Charlotte, North Carolina
Major: Political Science with minor in Pre-law and International Affairs
Class of 2017

 

Amanda is a member of the Crossway Chapel, Teal Bridge and Off Campus Housing. Her favorite location on campus is Club Randall as it provides a constant place to regularly complete homework - consistency is key!

 

A fun fact about Amanda is that, embarassingly, she has face-planted off of her bike during rush hour on Chancellor's Walk! When she's on stable ground,she loves camping, scuba diving, hiking and cooking.

 

"Accept some things might be awkward, but go ahead and push through!"


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