Adelle is a returning fellow, an entrepreneurship and marketing major at Canisius College, and is on track to graduate in 2020. She was born in Cheltenham, England and moved to Buffalo, NY in 2008.
Adelle is very involved on campus, recently being elected as the president of the Canisius Entrepreneurs’ Organization. She is also a member of the All-College Honors Program, Canisius College Chorale, and Beta Gamma Sigma. Additionally, Adelle was accepted to the Canisius Earning Excellence Program where she completed research on experiential learning.
Adelle is a very entrepreneurial-minded student and has been running a photography business since the age of 15. She plans to continue to develop her business while balancing the demands of college, extracurricular activities and contributing to her local community through volunteering. Last summer, Adelle had the opportunity to work for Fourth Idea, a creative marketing agency, where she implemented strategic marketing plans with targeted social media content to drive branding initiatives, managed and improved the company’s social media accounts, and worked on several unique projects for clients.
Since a young age, Adelle has been extremely involved in her community, contributing over 300 hours of service through various clubs and organizations. She enjoyed working with Meals on Wheels, as well as the Matthew Foster Foundation, which assists families of children with cancer.
Following her graduation, Adelle’s goal is to expand her business beyond photography and videography services or to hold a creative position in the corporate world.