His mother was quite a cook and this sparked his interest in it; however, our Young Professional went a step further and turned that interest into a small business of which he is immensely proud of and which leaves customers highly satisfied.
Guns, criminals, K-9, doesn’t sound like any leisurely walk in the park right? You guessed right, it isn’t, but this is exactly what the long-time dream of our pick for this week’s Young Professional feature is all about.
Before planning an event, there is much that must be done behind the scenes to make the event successful. No one knows this better than our Young Professional this week, Danielle D. Hodge, who has turned her passion for creativity into a pay check.
Celebrated Poet Ralph Waldo Emerson famously said “Life is a journey, not a destination.” Our young professional is not where he wishes to be but is enjoying his journey, stopping along the way to reflect and show his gratitude.
Coming from a family that traditionally leaned towards the culinary arts and the education profession, our young professional has added diversity to her family line. She is Arianna R. McQuilkin, an Analyst at AlixPartners (BVI) Limited.
There is a fresh young face to the taxi base.
Our young professional this week is one who has a character of perseverance and believes in having an open mind. Both have helped to define her career path.
You have seen him perform and wow a crowd with his humorous lyrics and dance moves, but who is 26 year-old Dwain B. Frett of Fat Hogs Bay, East End?
“The Virgin Islands is all I know. I was actually born in Maryland. But because my mother wanted me to grow up in Virgin Islands culture, I moved here when I was 4 years old. I grew up in beautiful Cane Garden Bay and was raised by my grandmother Pearla Rhymer, before my mother eventually moved home,” said DonTaé Hodge, who is proud of his Virgin Islands (UK) roots and culture.
As we continue along the line of interviewing persons in the noblest of professions-Teaching- we are proud to present Young Professional Daveen S.T. Leonard–Nibbs.