Bonnie Taylor '05 is Assistant Vice President and Dean of Students at Spelman College. HBCU in Atlanta, Georgia. A career in higher education is not surprising if you knew Bonnie as an undergrad. Soon after arriving on campus from Akron, OH her days were filled with activities like Student Senate President, Resident Assistant, Student Athletic Trainer, Cheerleading, Dance Team, Tour Guide, Beta Beta Beta, Sophomore Academic Honorary Society.
Bonnie says that she is a student affairs professional who discovered her love of working with college students because of people who saw potential in her and listening to those who pushed her to excel. She also shares this bit of advice: "I was a student before they built the bridge between the two residential hills- I am sure there is a spot marked on the Mem/Moore Hill where I fell multiple times in the snow... if you need my advice, just take the bridge!"