Hellen Nditsi is originally from Ghana, West Africa. At WVU, she earned a B.S. in Psychology and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree. As an undergraduate student, Hellen was a Resident Assistant, Teaching Assistant, part of the Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Program, WVNano Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Program, and 2010 McNair Scholar. Undergraduate research and faculty mentors contributed immeasurably to Hellen's academic, professional, and personal development.