Admission

Beverly Henry Wheeler

Beverly Henry Wheeler

Beverly Henry Wheeler

Regional Director of Admission

wheeler@hendrix.edu Houston, Dallas, Texas other (except San Antonio and Austin) Check my Travel Schedule

Quick Facts

Hometown: Palestine, Texas

Degree: Bachelor’s of Arts in Social Work from UT Austin, Masters of Arts in Developmental & Adult Education from Texas State University

Hobbies: watching cartoons, reading, gardening, collecting pens and watches

A word or phrase that describes me: peculiar or young at heart

Favorite Book and Movie: Hinds Feet on High Places by Hannah Hurnard, books currently open on my iPad Fervent by Priscilla Shirer, Becoming A Person of Influence by John Maxwell, David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcom Gladwell My Utmost for His Highest and Movie most watched: It’s A Wonderful Life

What is your favorite college memory?

Attending my first UT and A&M football game with my family. And my mom yelling for the wrong team. We were in a sea of burnt orange. 

Working as a student tour guide in admission and giving my largest tour ever: 100 people

Learning to play racquetball and running into the wall and dislocating my shoulder! Ouch.

 

 

What advice would you give to your incoming students?

Ask lots of questions. Explore new things. Talk to lots of people. You be you.

What are you passionate about?

People, technology, watching sunrises, growing flowers (orchids and roses)

Who are your four fantasy dinner guests?

Denzel Washington, Michelle Obama, Beth Moore, Samuel Wheeler (best friend)

 

Personal Quote

"...as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.” From Our Deepest Fear by Marianne Williamson

Travel Schedule

Here's a list of where I'll be travelling this season. As we schedule more visits, they will show up here. Come and see me!