Xavier was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina. He graduated from Newberry College with a Bachelor's degree in psychology with a minor in business administration as a student-athlete on the basketball team. He is currently pursuing his Master's degree in clinical mental health counseling here at Stetson. Xavier describes himself as an active listener that is willing to do whatever he can to help in any situation and strives to be an ally for diverse cultures and communities. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with friends, playing pick-up basketball or doing anything outdoors. Xavier is grateful to have the opportunity to work with the students here at Stetson and looks forward to what the future holds.
Karirose started her academic career at Stetson University completing her Bachelor degree of Business, majoring in Business Systems and Analytics. She is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Business Administration. As an accessibility specialist, she is responsible for providing support services for students with disabilities/learning barriers who are registered with Accessibility Services. She enjoys helping students have a "level playing field" in the classroom to ensure the best chance of success in each student's academic endeavors as well as their future careers. Karirose is also a current student-athlete who is a part of the Rowing Team at Stetson. She is a very passionate individual in all that she does including her jobs, school, and athletics. In her free time, she enjoys CrossFit, eating, powerlifting, reading, playing soccer, hiking and spending high quality time with family and friends.