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Candace Woods

Mentor Program Manager, Project Youth Extension Service (YES)

4101 Beryl Road, 220L


Candace Hackney serves as the Mentor Program Manager for Project YES at NC State University. In this role, she supports program interns with career and professional development. She has a Master’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies. She enjoys traveling (especially internationally), baking, trying new foods, watching movies, and reading/writing.

Programs and Initiatives

  • Yellow Ribbon Military Youth Events
  • Mentor Project Development Training Programs

Contributing Websites


BA Christian Ministry Regent University

MS Family and Consumer Sciences North Carolina Central University

Area(s) of Expertise

  • Mentoring Relationships
  • Project Management