Jamaal Hollins ‘14
Hometown: Flossmoor, IL
Future Plans: Work for State Farm Insurance
Jamaal Hollins never planned on becoming a leader, but that changed when he got involved at the University of Illinois Springfield. Now the computer science major is the UIS student representative to the University of Illinois Board of Trustees. He’s also involved with the UIS Campus Senate, an ex officio member of the Student Government Association, and is a mentor for the Necessary Steps, Capital Scholars Honors Program, and Big Brothers Big Sisters. He has a job waiting for him with State Farm Insurance following graduation from UIS.