UNCP Heroes: Fredrika Sinclair

Fredrika Sinclair

Fredrika Sinclair is a native of Lumberton, N.C., a 1999 graduate of Lumberton Senior High School and a 2004 graduate of UNC Pembroke. While at UNC Pembroke, she was the president of the Voices of Serenity Gospel Choir and the president of the African American Student Organization. In fall 2003, Fredrika joined Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Pi Lambda Chapter and has been an active and financial member since her initiation. After completing her undergraduate internship with the Guardian Ad Litem and earning a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and a minor in criminal justice, Fredrika accepted a position as a child welfare investigator with the Robeson County Department of Social Services. During her time at DSS, she enrolled in the master’s program at Webster University in Myrtle Beach, S.C., majoring in mental health counseling and obtaining her degree in 2011. Fredrika worked as a child protective services investigator for nine years until she was promoted to an in-home services supervisor in September 2013. Fredrika is currently still employed as a supervisor at DSS and enjoys being a child welfare social worker.