Higher Values in Higher Education

FYE Peer Mentor Contacts

If you have a question about mentoring, whether you are a prospective or current mentor, or faculty member, please contact one of the following FYE team members:

Dr. Nancy Parsons


Nancy coordinates the First Year Experience Program through the Office of the Provost as the Associate Provost for Undergraduate and Graduate Studies.  Working with all areas of FYE, Nancy ensures coordination and collaboration between departments.  She supervises the Graduate Assistant Peer Mentor Coordinator and facilitates the FYE steering committee. 

Stacey Macchi


Stacey, a faculty member in the Department of Communication, is the FYE Faculty Associate for the First Year Experience Program.  She works with all areas of FYE, but is specifically in charge of the instructor side of the First Year Experience Program.  Stacey keeps in weekly contact with instructor about upcoming events as well as oversees the awards process for FYE. 

Holly Smith


Holly is the Peer Mentor Coordinator for the 2016-2017 school year. Leslie deals directly with peer mentors and oversees their training, involvement, and development.  She is your primary contact during your service as a peer mentor. 

Dixie Canon


Dixie is integral to the administration of the program and her office is in Sherman 211. She handles much of the paperwork for faculty and peer mentors including contracts, updated rosters, and anything related to payment.


Peer Mentors