Who is Blossman? Roshell Hollins

Roshell Hollins, a seasoned IT professional at Blossman Gas, brings a unique blend of technical expertise and heartfelt empathy to her role. Born and raised in Ocean Springs, Roshell’s roots run deep in the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Her familial ties to the region and fond memories of visiting the Blossman Gas headquarters in her childhood underscore her commitment to her community and the company.

Roshell Hollins

Roshell’s journey into the world of IT was unconventional. Having a diverse work background that included time at a marine minimart in Cuba, her path was far from linear. However, it was her time as an ombudsman in Jacksonville, acting as a liaison between military units and families, that instilled in her a deep sense of empathy and customer service.

Motivated by her natural inclination towards helping others, Roshell found herself drawn to IT, recognizing it as a field where she could leverage her people skills to simplify complex technological concepts for users. Over her remarkable 17-year tenure at Blossman Gas, Roshell has witnessed firsthand the evolution of technology and user needs. From basic technological instruction to working on sophisticated live databases like Cargas, an internal company software, she has spearheaded efforts to enhance user experiences and prioritize customer safety.

But it’s not just technical prowess that defines Roshell’s career. It’s her unwavering commitment to making a difference in people’s lives, both inside and outside the workplace. Whether it’s staying late to ensure a customer receives a gas delivery or providing emotional support during times of crisis, Roshell’s dedication knows no bounds.

In the face of daunting challenges, such as technical outages and natural disasters, Roshell remains a beacon of positivity and resilience. Drawing inspiration from her grandmother’s tireless work ethic and her father’s sage advice to never let fear dictate her actions, she tackles each obstacle with grace and determination.

Beyond her professional endeavors, Roshell harbors aspirations of becoming a motivational speaker and counselor, particularly for military families navigating the complexities of deployment and domestic life. Her long-term goal is to foster healthier, more respectful relationships within military communities and providing support to those in need.

As she reflects on her journey thus far, Roshell is grateful for the unwavering support of her two sons and the camaraderie of her colleagues at Blossman Gas. Despite the inevitable challenges that come with her role, she remains steadfast in her commitment to making a difference, one tech issue at a time.

In a world where technology often feels impersonal, Roshell Hollins is a reminder of the profound impact human connection can have in the realm of IT. With her boundless empathy and relentless optimism, she continues to inspire those around her, both within Blossman Gas and beyond.