The Blog Formerly Known As Practical Paralegalism
Joan Russell, a paralegal employed by the Clayton County Public Defender’s Office office in Jonesboro, Georgia, did not know that her 2009 bachelor’s degree in Legal Studies from Herzing University would not only lead to a great job – but also to a personal meeting this month with one of her heroes, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi.
“I went to Washington D.C. in support of career colleges,” Russell stated. “Career colleges, such as Herzing University, have played a major role in my life as well as my daughter’s life. As a result of the education I received at Herzing, I am now working in my field with an excellent salary.”