Whitney joined the Honors & Scholars Programs as an Honors Coach in September 2021. She previously worked as a Mentor & Tutor for student-athletes at the University of Mississippi, and she also worked one-on-one with undergraduate students as a graduate researcher and teaching assistant.
Her main responsibilities include:
- Working with honors students to help them create academic success plans
- Helping honors students achieve their goals and improve their study-skills
- Teaching first-year courses for honors students
In addition to working with students, Whitney also enjoys hiking in nature, writing, and spending time with her pets.
Gallup Strengths: Strategic, Achiever, Deliberative, Learner, Competition
Whitney received her B.A. in English (2007) and her J.D. (2010) from the University of Alabama. She also received her M.A. in Psychology (2012) from New Mexico State University.