CLEMSON — Bernell King Ingram of Greenville has been named Young Alumnus of Merit by the Clemson Alumni Association’s Young Alumni Council.

After graduating from Clemson in 2000 with a degree in language and international trade, Ingram started her business, Visions International LLC. Over the past 10 years, she has helped more than 1,000 Upstate entrepreneurs, providing business development coaching, consulting and training to startup and existing micro-enterprises in 13 counties. 

Ingram has served on several alumni panels for the College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities and the Michelin Career Center. She also returns to campus often to make presentations and mentor students in the language and international trade major.

Ingram and her husband, Curtis, volunteer in their church and spend time volunteering with at-risk youth in the Greenville community.