Center for Entrepreneurship
LWC VISTA Coordinator
Candice Armstrong began serving as an Americorps VISTA member at
Lindsey Wilson College in November 2012. Her service here at
LWC is focused on many different aspects of community outreach and
engagement as well as economic opportunity and
sustainability. Specifically she works to strengthen
connections between our campus and the larger community by building
on existing relationships with local businesses, organizations and
leaders and continually looking to form new partnerships.
Candice is a native of Kentucky and received her Bachelor of
Arts in Social Work from the University of Kentucky in 2007.
She went on to pursue a Master of Social Work from the University
of South Carolina and graduated in 2009. . In 2011, after
living in the United Kingdom for over a year with her family, she
received a Post Graduate Diploma in Community Learning and
Development from the University of Glasgow, in Scotland.
Candice has experience working in the nonprofit sector for
organizations that advocate for the rights of vulnerable
populations including youth and individuals with learning
After living and working in the United Kingdom for nearly three
years, Candice is thrilled to be back in the Bluegrass and have the
privilege to work on such a diverse and engaging campus. She
considers it an honor to serve on the Advisory Council for the
Center for Entrepreneurship and looks forward to a new and exciting
academic year in 2013/2014.