Kelvin Johnson has been named Ashford University’s Outstanding Alum of the Month for June 2017. While working at a plant nursery, Kelvin realized he needed to pursue his education to further his career. Although he held a bachelor of science in agriculture degree from Virginia State University, that degree did not fulfill Johnson. After speaking with an enrollment advisor from Ashford, Johnson enrolled in the master of business administration program and graduated from Ashford in 2014. Later that year, he accepted a supervisor position.
While pursuing his undergraduate degree, Johnson was never satisfied with the experience and had always felt he was attending school more so to please others rather than himself. Even after he graduated from Virginia State in 2003, Johnson was aware of the limitations of only having a bachelor’s degree and knew that one day he would like to further his education. Continue Reading