VBEC honorary mentor: Lisa Washington
March 17, 2012 at midnight
Updated March 16, 2012 at 10:17 p.m.
The Victoria Business and Education Coalition is honoring mentors who donate their time to work with students in Victoria schools. To find out how to get involved, call VBEC at 361-572-8232.
This week's spotlight mentor is Lisa Washington, a mother of two who mentors two students at Victoria East High School.• What made you decide to be a mentor?
When I played college tennis, I was required to mentor, and I really enjoyed it.• What do you feel you bring to the student?
I can usually show them an easier to understand way to solve a problem.• What do you enjoy most about mentoring?
I like giving back. Volunteering is very rewarding.