Meet the Cavalier Express Student Recruiters

Joel Hays
Parkway High School Graduate 


Major:                                   Healthcare Management
Favorite Course:                 General Science
Favorite Instructor:            Mr. Lynn
Hobbies:                              Cornhole, hunting, fishing
BPCC Involvement:            Cavalier Express Student Recruiter

Joel  favs:

  • TV Show/Movie – Stranger Things
  • Candy/Snack – Goldfish
  • Color – Green

Advice to new students …

Stay on top of your stuff and get out of your comfort zone.

Joel Hays
Emily Redenius
Benton High School Graduate 


Major:                                    Surgery Technician
Favorite Instructor:             K. Allen
Hobbies:                               Working A LOT!
BPCC Involvement:             Cavalier Express Student Recruiter

Emily favs:

  • TV Show/Movie – Walking Dead
  • Candy/Snack – Cheez Its
  • Color – Red
  • Quote – “She is proof that you can walk through hell and still be an angel”

Advice to new students …

Don’t give up!  Make the most of your time in college.

Emily Redenius
McKenzie Roblow
Haughton High School Graduate 


Major:                                    Elementary Education (1-5)
Favorite Instructor:             Ms. Duncan
Hobbies:                               Painting, watching Netflix, sleeping, working, shopping
BPCC Involvement:             Cavalier Express Student Recruiter | Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

McKenzie favs:

  • TV Show/Movie – Friends / To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before
  • Candy/Snack – Airhead bites, goldfish
  • Color – Blue
  • Quote – “God is within her she will not fail.” – Psalm 46:5

Advice to new students …

Be strong and believe in yourself.  Have fun and enjoy your life while focusing on your studies.  Don’t be afraid to venture out and make friends.  BPCC is Family!

McKenzie Roblow
Jala Rollins
Parkway High School Graduate 


Major:                                    Business Administration
Favorite Instructor:             Mrs. Cason
Hobbies:                               Sleeping
BPCC Involvement:             Cavalier Express Student Recruiter | Student Government Associate | Career Compass Mentor | Student Worker

Jala favs:

  • TV Show/Movie – Veronica Mars
  • Candy/Snack – Twix
  • Color – Black
  • Quote – “Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances your missing when you don’t try.”

Advice to new students …

Networking and having fun is important.  Join clubs and don’t be afraid to meet new people.

Jala Rollins
Doaa Shihadeh
Airline High School Graduate 


Major:                                    Nursing
Favorite Instructor:             Ms. Mullins
Hobbies:                               Shopping
BPCC Involvement:             Cavalier Express Student Recruiter

Doaa favs:

  • TV Show/Movie – The Bachelorette
  • Candy/Snack – Sour gummy worms
  • Color – Yellow
  • Quote – “Rise above the storm and you will find the sunshine.”

Advice to new students …

Always take your time and have some fun.  Get involved in clubs and groups.  Enjoy your time at BPCC!

Doaa Shihadeh
Peyton Whatley
Benton High School Graduate 


Major:                                    Physical Therapy Assistant
Favorite Instructor:             Dr. Hinze
Hobbies:                               Singing, making smoothies, cooking
BPCC Involvement:             Cavalier Express Student Recruiter

Peyton favs: 

  • TV Show/Movie – Facing the Giants
  • Candy/Snack – Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
  • Color – Blue
  • Quote – “In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in Heaven.” Matthew 5:16

Advice to new students …

Always believe in yourself, never give up!

Peyton Whatley