Tasha Warfield

Academic Advisor

Education

MA in Human Resources Management from Marygrove College, MA in Educational Administration from Michigan State University, BA with a double major in Communications and Journalism from Olivet College

Experience

Human Resources Generalist – Vista Mara; Director of Housing – Jackson College; Assistant Director for Housing Assignments and Community Director – Wayne State University; Complex Director, Resident Director and Assistant Hall Director - Michigan State University; Assistant Director for Diversity & Leadership Programming – Saint Xavier University

Teaching/Research

First Year Experience Instructor – Saint Xavier University;

Presentations:

  • What is Her Identity? Black Females in Higher Education – American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
  • Video Vixen or Phenomenal Woman: The Media Effect on Women – Michigan State University Women’s Leadership Conference
  • Understanding Your Child’s College Financial Aid Package –South Metropolitan Higher Education Consortium
  • Leadership after High School – South Suburban Leadership Conference
  • Leaders in Residence – Saint Xavier University

Hobbies

I love working with students! I enjoy providing a balance of challenge and support for young adults while they are at a critical stage of their lives! When I’m not working I spend as much time as I can with my three children, reading urban novels and cooking!

Favorite Quote: “I think education is power. I think that being able to communicate with people is power. One of my main goals on this planet is to encourage people to empower themselves.” – Oprah Winfrey

Tasha Warfield