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Student Development and Campus Vibrancy Staff Directory

Kat Thomas

Kat Thomas

Associate Director, Student Development and Campus Vibrancy

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  • Hometown: Celina, Texas
  • Education: Master's Degree in Strategic Leadership from Stephens College
  • Became a Hatter: June 2014
  • Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Kristin Gregory

Kristin Gregory

Assistant Director for First Year and Transition Programs

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  • Hometown: West Homestead, Pennsylvania
  • Education: Master's Degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education from Slippery Rock University
  • Became a Hatter: October 2014
  • Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Zach Beaver

Zach Beaver

Assistant Director for Vibrancy & Traditions

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  • Hometown: Boston, MA
  • Education: Master's Degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Became a Hatter: June 2017
  • Pronouns: He/Him/His
Amanda Wahba

Amanda Wahba

Assistant Director for Fraternity and Sorority Involvement

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  • Hometown: Florida Keys
  • Education: Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from The University South Florida
  • Became a Hatter: July 2017
  • Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Lizzie Dement

Lizzie Dement

Assistant Director for Leadership Development

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  • Hometown: Orlando, Florida
  • Education: Master's Degree in  Higher Education and Student Affairs from University of South Carolina
  • Became a Hatter: October 2014
  • Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Heather Cohen

Heather Cohen

Graduate Intern for Leadership Development

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  • Hometown: Orlando, FL / Valdosta, GA
  • Education: BS in Education with a focus in Theatre Education from Columbus State University
  • Graduate Program: Higher Education and Policy Studies at the University of Central Florida
  • Became a Hatter: June 2017
  • Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
DiJai Dowling

DiJai Dowling

Graduate Intern for Vibrancy and Traditions

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  • Hometown:  Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Education: BS from University of Central Florida
  • Graduate Program: Masters in Higher Education and Policy Studies at the University of Central Florida
  • Became a Hatter: May 2017
  • Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Destiny Lyals

Destiny Lyals

Graduate Assistant for Union Operations

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  • Hometown: Wildwood, Florida
  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Arts (focused in Psychology) from New College of Florida
  • Graduate Program: Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Stetson
  • Became a Hatter: January 2014
  • Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Amber Martin

Amber Martin

Graduate Assistant for First Year and Transition Programs

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  • Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Waynesburg University
  • Graduate Program: Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Stetson
  • Became a Hatter: June 2017
  • Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Katie Borza

Katie Borza

Graduate Intern for Fraternity and Sorority Involvement

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  • Hometown: Warren, Michigan
  • Education: Bachelor of Science in HRD from Oakland University
  • Graduate Program: Masters in Higher Education Leadership at the University of Central Florida
  • Became a Hatter: July 2017
  • Pronouns: She/Her/Hers