Samford University


Clarissa Donaldson

Educational Information

  • Brock Scholars

Biographical Information

Clarissa’s passions for economic development and education are evident in her many organizations and initiatives. She has designed and implemented multiple financial literacy programs for middle schoolers in Tennessee, and she has presented research at the 2013 Southern Economic Association Conference. At Samford, Clarissa is involved in SGA as the Public Relations Chair and the Senator for the Brock School of Business. Having previously served as the Event Coordinator for Enactus, she continues with her work with the group as its Treasurer. In January 2014, Clarissa interned in Washington, DC, with Amani ya Juu, a nonprofit that uses the power of entrepreneurship to assist and empower refugee women in Africa. This summer, Clarissa continued her partnership with Amani ya Juu, developing strategy for their US headquarter in Chattanooga and working with the organization’s center of operations in Gulu, Uganda.

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