Achieving My Dream

Renee Busby Experience, Spring 2016

Megan Brazel isn’t a school teacher, but when she goes to work every day she teaches people from around the world the importance of protecting the natural environment. The University of Mobile 2010 graduate is a park ranger for the National Park Service at Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Megan has worked in all three districts of Cape Hatteras National Seashore, …

From Malawi to Mobile

Renee Busby Faith, Spring 2015

When Kingstone Govati ’10 left home to pursue a college degree at the University of Mobile, it was especially difficult leaving his family. He lived in the Republic of Malawi, a country in southeast Africa, thousands of miles away from the University of Mobile. The distance meant Kingstone couldn’t go home on weekends or holidays to see his father and …

On Mission: From PB&J to Portland

Renee Busby Faith, Spring 2015

Chandra Martin can still hear the words University of Mobile President Dr. Mark Foley told her and other graduates including her husband, Justin Martin, at the university’s 2004 commencement. “Go change the world,” Foley challenged. Those four words describe the couple’s mission – one they began long before they graduated. “While we were students at the University of Mobile, the …

Managing a Challenging Career

Renee Busby Experience, Spring 2015

As a child, Nicole Eubanks-Lambert surprised her mother when she said she would never be a teacher. Her mother, then an elementary school teacher, never forgot her daughter’s words. Nicole’s mother, Dr. Audrey Eubanks, is now vice president of Academic Affairs at the University of Mobile. So it’s no surprise that Nicole enrolled at UMobile. True to her word, she …

Practicing the Good Life

Renee Busby Experience, Spring 2015

Dr. Brooke Lovett Lenz ’00 starts her day early helping her husband, Michael ’00, dress their three children before she heads off to work as an OB-GYN doctor at Bay Area Physicians for Women in Mobile. Her work day usually begins around 6:45 a.m., when she checks on patients in Labor and Delivery at Springhill Medical Center, located next to …