Candice comes to GWV from West Virginia University Institute of Technology (WVU Tech) in Beckley, WV, where she served for six years on the finance and administration team. At WVU Tech, she was responsible for the compilation and submission of the university budget, grants management (from proposal to award closeout), and collaboration with multi-departmental teams to create policies related to grant administration, funds handling, and other areas of financial responsibility.
Candice graduated from WVU Tech, obtaining Bachelors of Science in Business Management and Accounting. She is also a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in the state of West Virginia.
With her roots in Clay County, West Virginia, Candice is excited to be on the GWV team and be a part of the positive impact already occurring to help young people in the Mountain State. Her vision for WV is an inclusive place that has the infrastructure, cultural diversity, and social opportunities through which young professionals can stay and thrive.
West Virginia means home to Candice and her husband, Ben. They currently live in southern WV.