Hassell Wilkinson, from Oxford, Mississippi, is a member of the Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College at the University of Mississippi. A graduate of Oxford High School, he is majoring in journalism with a minor in public policy leadership at Ole Miss. Hassell is involved on the Student Activities Association Homecoming Committee and Associated Student Body First Year Encounters Freshman Council. He is member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity. In his free time, Hassell enjoys watching movies, playing tennis and spending time with friends and family.