Cel the Education(Higher Education Advocate) ~ Chanda E. Long is not only a creative force to be reckoned with she’s a woman that cares very deeply about education. She has served as a championere for many students continuing their education at a college level or special programming designed to help pipeline young students to future careers in STEM. Her umbrella covers helping junior high students, high school students, transfer students, and adult learners.
Chanda currently serves an Assistant Director of Academic Affairs that helps students identify their passions and hone their skills to have a holistic approach to student success inside and out of the colleges they attend. She has a passion for hearing your story and helping you make it to the finish line.
Outside of her daily role she finds time to encourage young girls to strive for greatness in their own right as well various youth groups about college preparedness and their options when looking at colleges and universities in regards to tuition and support.
Lastly, due to her love of education and development she’s created a series of stories and songs geared at toddlers and elementary school children as a means to be close to her 3-year-old niece. She wanted her niece to identify with characters and lessons that identify and resonate with her as a beautiful brown little girl where sometimes so little is dedicated to them. (Check out the latest by Cel’s…stories…kiddie music…etc)