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Tasha Warfield
Tasha Warfield
Academic Advisor

Department: Advisors
Address: E-30A Holmes
Phone: (517) 353-6480

Title: Academic Advisor

Education: MA in Human Resources Management from Marygrove College, MA in Educational Administration from Michigan State University, BA with a double major in Communications and Journalism from Olivet College.

Experience: Human Resources Generalist – Vista Mara; Director of Housing – Jackson College; Assistant Director for Housing Assignments and Community Director – Wayne State University; Complex Director, Resident Director and Assistant Hall Director - Michigan State University; Assistant Director for Diversity & Leadership Programming – Saint Xavier University

Teaching/Research: First Year Experience Instructor – Saint Xavier University; Presentations: What is Her Identity? Black Females in Higher Education – American College Personnel Association (ACPA); Video Vixen or Phenomenal Woman: The Media Effect on Women – Michigan State University Women’s Leadership Conference; Understanding Your Child’s College Financial Aid Package –South Metropolitan Higher Education Consortium; Leadership after High School – South Suburban Leadership Conference; Leaders in Residence – Saint Xavier University

Personal Quotes and hobbies: I love working with students! I enjoy providing a balance of challenge and support for young adults while they are at a critical stage of their lives! When I’m not working I spend as much time as I can with my three children, reading urban novels and cooking!

Favorite Quote: “I think education is power. I think that being able to communicate with people is power. One of my main goals on this planet is to encourage people to empower themselves.” – Oprah Winfrey