Kristen Meyer: Student Success Advisor

Kristen started as a Student Success Advisor in the Office of Student Success in March 2015. A Greenville, NC native, she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education in 2006 from Appalachian State University in Boone, NC, and after teaching 3rd grade in Charlotte, NC for 2 years, went on to receive her Master of Arts in Higher Education- Adult & Developmental Education in 2011 (also from Appalachian State). She also has a graduate certificate in Post-secondary Learning Support from the University of Florida. Before coming to UNCW, Kristen served as an Academic Coordinator for Athletes both at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA and East Carolina University in Greenville, NC. Most recently, she served as Training Coordinator in the Office of the Registrar at the University of West Florida in Pensacola, FL. Kristen is passionate about helping students achieve both personal and professional success, and is interested in assisting students with overcoming the unique challenges they each face. In her free time, Kristen enjoys spending time with her husband, 18-month old daughter, and cat, as well as reading, playing the violin, and running.