Valerie McCarley

Student Success Coach

Valerie brings over 15 years of successful coaching practice in supporting higher education students, adult learners, and military families. With functional area experience in residence life, academic advising, and veterans services, Valerie strives to support each student through individualized resource and referral. Prior to her current position, Valerie worked for the University of South Carolina, Albany State University, MiraCosta College, and in federal service. Valerie earned her Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the University of Central Missouri and her Masters of Science in College Student Personnel from Western Illinois University. She enjoys lifelong learning, reading, exploring national parks, spending time by the ocean, and home organization.