The Division of Enrollment Management, Student Affairs & Student Success encompasses a broad spectrum of services and supports all students as they seek to develop a deeper understanding of identity and faith, pursue academic goals, and embrace passions. Students have an opportunity to partner with staff, faculty, and administrators to create a campus culture in which students can flourish, thrive, and ultimately find confidence in who they are created to be.


The Enrollment Management, Student Affairs & Students Success supports the mission of the University to sustain a learning community in which all students can prepare academically, socially, and spiritually for leadership in a complex, diverse, and rapidly changing world.


The Enrollment Management, Student Affairs & Students Success aspires to develop programs and services that supports, engages, and retains all students, building life-long learners grounded in faith and ready to be change agents in an ever-changing world.




Education is transformational. “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education”

“Excel is an attitude rather than a program. It is not a prescribed set of practices or strategies but an approach that allows educators the time and structures to use their own expertise to address the individual challenges facing their students.”

Laureen Avery, Jason Corvine, and Lisa DiMartino

“If your actions inspire others to Dream more, Learn more, Do more and Become more, You are a Leader”

John Quincy Adams


Tue 25

Ace Your In-Person and Virtual Interview

January 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Feb 01

LinkedIn Profile Overview (Virtual)

February 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Feb 03

Mind Over Money (Virtual)

February 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Feb 03

Seniors, What is Your Career Strategy? (Virtual)

February 3 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Feb 08

Mock Interview Preparation (Virtual)

February 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Feb 16
Feb 22

Virtual: CIAA Career Expo – Baltimore MD

February 22 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Feb 24

CIAA Career Expo – Baltimore MD – In-Person

February 24 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mar 01

Internship Symposium

March 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Division Leadership Team

Leslie Rodriquez-McClellon

Dr. Leslie Rodriquez-McClellon

Senior Vice President of Student Experience & Operations

Cindy Love

Dr. Cindy Love

Associate Vice President of Student Affairs


Dr. Janita Patrick

Associate Vice President of Student Success

Ann Brown

Ann Brown

Dean of Students

Donavon Coley

Donavon Coley

Director of Admissions & Recruitment

Divisional Directors Directory

Jalen Baker

Jalen Baker

Director of Student Engagement & Greek Life
Joyce Bannerman

Joyce Bannerman

Director of Student Success and Testing
919.516.4680 | Fax: 919.516.4681

Walter Brown

Walter Brown

Director of The Write Place

Trish Harleston

Trish Harleston, DMin

Director of Professional Development and Career Services

Jarron Mortimer

Jarron Mortimer

Director of Housing and Residence Life

Rev. Hershey Mallette Stephens

The Rev. Hershey Mallette Stephens

University Chaplain | Dean of Chapel and Spiritual Life

Antonio Stephens

Antonio Stephens

Director of Office of TRIO Programs
Campus Office: 919.516.4228
Rocky Mount Office: 252.446.1921, ext. 228

Birchie Warren

Birchie Warren

Director of CAPS