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Jennie Scott

Jennie Scott

Transition Advisor

Biography

Jennie Scott is from Crown Point, Indiana, and she joined the FYS office in May 2019 as a Transition Coach. Jennie received her graduate degree from East Tennessee State University in Counseling with a concentration in Higher Education. Prior to moving to Knoxville, she spent 8 ½ years working at Florida Gulf Coast University as an Academic Advisor in the College of Arts & Sciences. She loves spending time outdoors and her hobbies include kayaking, paddleboarding, hiking, and spending time with cats.


Education

  • Master of Arts in Counseling (Higher Education Concentration) at East Tennessee State University
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Milligan College

Professional Service

  • National Associations: NACADA
  • Presentations:
    • Co-presented “Fostering Connections with a Digital Generation” as a pre-conference workshop and concurrent session at the NACADA Annual Conference in October 2017
    • Co-presented “Connecting with the Connected Generation” as a preconference workshop at the NACADA Annual Conference in October 2016
    • Co-presented “Connecting with the Connected Generation” at the First Year Experience

   National Conference in February 2016

    • Presented “Assessment of Advising” as part of the Academic Advising Methods and

   Models Lecture Series in March 2015

    • Co-presented “Fishing for New Ways to Approach Advising” at the 2015 NACADA

   Florida Drive-In Conference

    • Co-presented “The Turbulence of Lies: Advising Students Toward Successful Directions” at the 2014 NACADA Florida Drive-In Conference and as part of the Academic Advising Methods and Models Lecture Series in April 2014
  • Publications:

Awards and Recognitions

  • Recipient of the 2015 NACADA Assessment Institute Scholarship
  • Recipient of the 2013/2014 Advising Excellence Award at Florida Gulf Coast University
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