Kiara Hines

Enrollment Advisor

Kiara, a North Carolina native, discovered Higher Education as a career path during her time as a campus tour guide at Western Carolina University where she was given the opportunity to advise students and help them find their passions. After graduating with a Bachelor’s in Social Work, Kiara pursued a Master of Arts in Higher Education from Elon University where she worked in career development, curriculum design, college access and undergraduate admissions. As a first-generation college graduate, Kiara seeks to eliminate barriers to education in her work, which is greatly what drew her to the Noodle Team. In her free time, Kiara embraces joy by kickboxing, watching Black sitcoms and thrift shopping.