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Staff Spotlight

Nov 18, 2022

Poole Staff Spotlight: Meet Jaquan Scott

The stars aligned for Jaquan Scott in Sept. 2022 as he wanted to move to a larger college at NC State and Poole College was looking for an associate director of undergraduate admissions. 

Nov 10, 2022

Poole Staff Spotlight: Meet Alyssa Elliott

Get to know a bit about Alyssa Elliott, one of our academic advisors. 

Nov 2, 2022

Poole Staff Spotlight: Meet Michael Dixon

Today, Michael Dixon serves as the director of admissions and recruitment for the college’s Jenkins MBA, MMA, and MRA programs – while also pursuing his doctorate in higher education leadership, policy and human development in NC State’s College of Education. 

Oct 18, 2022

Poole Staff Spotlight: Meet Allison Smith

A Raleigh girl born and bred, Allison Smith joined the Poole Pack in 2019 after she decided to pivot from her career in technology to the world of higher education. 

Oct 5, 2022

Poole Staff Spotlight: Meet Jay Arrington

In his words, Jay Arrington “helps students and prospective students through the entire process – from curiosity to scholarship and all the way to becoming a graduate.” 

Sep 22, 2022

Poole Staff Spotlight: Meet Kara Rodriguez

When the opportunity presented itself in early 2020 to return to the Pack, Kara Rodriguez took it – accepting a position with Poole College as a social media strategist. 

Sep 8, 2022

Poole Staff Spotlight: Meet Jonathan Hennessy

Three and a half years in, Jonathan Hennessy was perusing the NC State job board when he came across an opening for an operations manager at Poole College – and decided to go for it. 

Aug 25, 2022

Poole Staff Spotlight: Meet Brian Clark

When Brian Clark got the phone call to come back to NC State after playing five seasons in the NFL, he jumped at the chance to join the Wolfpack again. 

Aug 11, 2022

Poole Staff Spotlight: Meet Candise Lewis

After spending three years working as a gift specialist in the university’s department of advancement services, Candise Lewis found a new home in the Poole College of Management in 2019. 

Jul 26, 2022

Poole Staff Spotlight: Meet Blake Woolard

While he’s held various IT support roles for organizations such as Microsoft, Xerox, Siemens, Duke University and now Poole, Blake Woolard began his career in the U.S. Marine Corps.