Staff and Ambassadors
Meet the Career Services Staff
Terry L. Bankston, Executive Director
Originally from Dayton, Ohio, Mr. Bankston brings over 40 years of experience in sales, marketing, corporate management, non-profit executive leadership, entrepreneurship, and higher education career development leadership to Delaware State University. He is graduate of the University of Cincinnati where he was a student leader, played basketball and was initiated into Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Incorporated (Beta Eta Chapter). Mr. Bankston works with an outstanding Career Pathways Team that establishes strategic employer relationships, event planning, campus relationships and continuing to keep our students in the center of every discussion. He enjoys photography, traveling, basketball (coaching/spectator) and above all spending time with family & friends. He is the proud father of 2 sons, Miles (Arianna) and Kyle, and a granddaughter, Jayden Rose
Jacqueline C. Hendy, Operations Administrator
Jacqueline Hendy joined Delaware State University in March 2016 and has over 20 years of vast customer service in major companies, such as Moody’s Investors, Verizon Corporation, and American Express. Jacqueline was born and raised in Gastonia, North Carolina but was reared and educated in New York City. She earned her Bachelors of Business Administration in Marketing from Bernard Baruch College in 1998. Prior to joining Delaware State University, Mrs. Hendy worked as a front desk receptionist for Pure Wellness Chiropractor and a Lounge Host for Dover Downs Hotel & Casino. She relocated from New York to Delaware in 2008 with her husband and 2 children.
Asya Jones, Career Pathways Specialist
A Delaware State alumna, Asya Jones serves as the Career Pathways Specialist. With a bachelor’s degree in mass communications, she has served in the non-profit sector as a Communications Specialist, a beloved student worker in the Office of URELAH, and a published freelance journalist.
Ms. Jones is the bridge to the next generation of students and is the in-office advocate for student engagement.
Career Services Student Ambassadors
Social Media Intern