N.C. Wesleyan College recently welcomed Kerri Harper as admissions and advising coordinator for its Wilmington and Brunswick campuses.

In this role, she will be responsible for participating in recruiting events and presentations, advising and counseling students on major and minor requirements and promoting the Adult Studies Program at community colleges, churches, civic organizations and businesses.

Harper is an alumna of UNC-Charlotte where she earned a bachelor’s degree in theatre education. After graduation, she worked abroad in Shanghai, China, as a drama instructor and English teacher. After returning to the United States, she obtained a master’s degee in education from Baldwin Wallace University.

“We are very excited to have Kerri join the N.C. Wesleyan team. Kerri brings a wealth of experience that will positively impact the students she recruits and advises,” said Katie Farrell, associate dean of adult studies.

Harper’s teaching experience in both the K-12 setting, as well as higher education, has equipped her with a well-rounded set of skills to welcome future Bishops.

“I am excited to join the Wesleyan family and look forward to assisting the citizens of our community with achieving their educational goals,” Harper said.