Biography

 

Professional Life

Candace has a Bachelor’s in Biochemistry (2010) and a Bachelor’s in Nursing (2014). Since becoming a RN, she has worked on medical-surgical, cardiology, and oncology units.

Candace also has a certificate in teaching (2018) and occasionally substitutes.

Volunteerism

Candace loves serving the others. She has volunteered with New Horizons, and with her church during community-action days. She also gives frequent donations.

Candace also enjoys serving overseas. She has been to Asia once, and Europe twice. She has been to Africa four times, and is returning for the fifth time in August, 2019 when she goes to Mozambique with Nurses for Africa to provide medical care to the residents.


I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.

The function of education, therefore, is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. But education which stops with efficiency may prove the greatest menace to society. The most dangerous criminal may be the man gifted with reason, but with no morals.

When machines and computers, profit motives and property rights are considered more important than people, the giant triplets of racism, militarism and economic exploitation are incapable of being conquered.

A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death.

Power at its best is love implementing the demands of justice. Justice at its best is love correcting everything that stands against love.
— Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.