New Faces in Student Life: Jennifer Pierce

jenniferpierceJennifer Pierce joins UT as a new assistant director in the Office of Sorority and Fraternity Life. Jennifer oversees thirteen sororities within the Panhellenic Council.

Background: Jennifer previously served as program coordinator for student life at Ball State University in Indiana. In her position, she supervised different aspects of fraternity and sorority life as well as other aspects of their Division of Student Life.

She received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of North Carolina at Asheville and her master’s degree in college student personnel from Western Carolina University. She is involved with various fraternal organizations including the Gamma Phi Beta International Sorority, the Circle of Sisterhood Foundation, and the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors.

Some interesting tidbits about Jennifer:

Hometown: Asheville, North Carolina

Hobbies: Watching Netflix, drinking coffee, shopping, pretending to like working out, listening to live music, and catching up with friends.

One interesting fact about you: I have a strange fascination with the platypus.

Favorite place you have visited: Most recently…Boston.

Favorite song: ‘The Wood Song’ by the Indigo Girls