Mercedes Adams was raised in Sanford, North Carolina. She is a senior at the University of North Carolina Wilmington and will be receiving her B.A in Communication Studies with a minor in Business. She is a member of the Communications Studies Society and Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honors Society. This summer she interned with a non-profit organization called Exceptional Children’s Assistance Center.
Prior to UNC-Wilmington Mercedes attended Fayetteville Technical Community College and received her Honors Associates Degree in Applied Science Business Administration Marketing & Retailing. After college she plans on applying her creative skills to pursue a career in Marketing.