Kenny Hilaire

Kenny Hilaire photo_smallKenny was raised on the small island of St. Lucia and had the opportunity to live in 5 different countries spanning the Caribbean, Europe and North America, becoming fluent in 3 languages and learning a 4th. HIs most recent stop was in Canada where he enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program at Niagara College, studying International Commerce and Global Development. During his time there, Kenny served as an elected member of the student council, was a peer mentor and an international student ambassador. He was active in representing the student community in academic, social and community affairs, and was awarded the Rotary Youth Leadership Award because of his efforts. A month after graduation, he welcomed his first child and began working as a Financial Advisor with one of Canada‚Äôs major 5 banks.

Kenny recently joined the GSSE program in the hope to gain the knowledge and skills needed so that he can work with or create an organization that focuses on the economic development of his home, the Caribbean region. Since coming to CSU in September, he has become involved on campus and is currently a member of the Graduate Student Council, a Senator of ASCSU representing the Graduate School and an executive member of the CSU chapter of Net Impact.

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