Meet Our Advisors

Our team of dedicated Student Success Advisors are committed to your success. We believe that with the right support and resources, every student has the potential to achieve greatness. Whether you're a first-year student just starting your journey or preparing to enter the workforce, the Student Success Center is here to guide you every step of the way.

Find Your Advisor

  1. Log in to myNSCC.
  2. Your advisor will be listed in the upper left “alert” box on your homepage below your personal information. 

Note: If you are a current student and do not have an advisor, contact the Area of Study in which your major is located. You can find the contact information by visiting the Areas of Study page. Please note that non-degree-seeking students are not assigned advisors. If you are non-degree and would like assistance, please contact the Student Success Center at StudentSuccess@nscc.edu or 615-353-3655.

Why Should I meet with a Student Success Advisor? 

Meet the Student Success Advisors

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Dr. Justina Rogers

Director of Student Success Center and Nashville GRAD Program

Education

  • B.A. in Communication Studies and Political Science from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Master's degree in Student Affairs from Florida State University
  • Doctor of Education in Higher Education Leadership and Policy from Vanderbilt University
Campus
White Bridge Campus 

Contact
Justina.Rogers@nscc.edu

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Lindsay Hager

Assistant Director of the Student Success Center

Education

  • A.S. in Political Science from Nashville State Community College
  • B.S. in Political Science and Public Relations from Belmont University
  • M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from East Tennessee State University

Campus
Southeast Campus

Contact
Lindsay.Hager@nscc.edu

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Karina Camilo Davis

Student Support Specialist
Education
A.S. in General Studies from Volunteer State Community College

Campus
White Bridge Campus

Contact
Karina.Davis@nscc.edu

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Alissa Thacker

Student Success Advisor

Education 

  • A.A. in English and an A.S. in Sociology from Nashville State '18
  • B.A. in English and B.S. in Philosophy and Religion from Austin Peay State University
  • Currently pursuing an M.A. in English with a Linguistics concentration at APSU

Campus
Clarksville Campus 

Contact
Alissa.Thacker@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Alissa

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Ashney Williams

Student Success Advisor

Education

  • B.S. in Graphic Communication Management from Murray State University 
  • M.S. in Human Development and Leadership from Murray State University 

Campus
White Bridge Campus 

Contact
Ashney.Williams@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Ashney

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Breanna Butler

Student Success Advisor

Education

  • B.S. in Public Health Education and Human Science at the Mississippi University for Women 
  • Master's of Education in Student Affairs in Higher Education and Leadership from the University of West Alabama

Campus
North Davidson Campus

Contact
Jeralyn.Butler@nscc.edu 
Schedule an Appointment with Breanna

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Brent Smith

Student Success Advisor

Education
B.A. and M.A. in History

Campus
North Davidson Campus

Contact
Brent.Smith@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Brent Smith

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Caroline Langdon

Student Success Advisor

Education 

  • B.A. in Women's Studies from the University of Alabama Birmingham
  • M.A. in International Affairs with a concentration in Global Justice, Human Rights, and Civil Advocacy from Middle Tennessee State University

Campus
White Bridge Campus

Contact
Mary.Langdon@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Caroline

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Dawne Moore

Veteran Student Success Advisor

Education

  • Associate of Science in General Studies 
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration 

Campus
Clarksville Campus 

Contact
Dawne.Moore@nscc.edu 
Schedule an Appointment with Dawne

DeAndrea Patterson

Student Success Advisor

Education
B.S. in Social Sciences from Tennessee State University 

Campus
Dickson and Humphreys County Campuses

Contact
DeAndrea.Patterson@nscc.edu 
Schedule an Appointment with DeAndrea

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Fred Frazier

Student Success Advisor for TN Reconnect Students

Education

  • B.S. in Healthcare Management from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
  • Served in the U.S. Navy for 20+ years before retiring as a Senior Chief Petty Officer

Campus
White Bridge Campus

Contact
Fred.Frazier@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Fred

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Haleigh Portillo

Student Success Advisor

Education

  • B.A. in International Studies from the University of Alabama
  • M.Ed. in International Education Policy and Management from Vanderbilt University

Campus
White Bridge Campus

Contact
Haleigh.Portillo@nscc.edu

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Kati Stafford-Murphy

Student Success Advisor

Education

  • B.A. in International Affairs and Political Science from Western Kentucky University
  • M.A. in Political Science from the University of Kentucky
  • M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Kentucky

Campus
North Davidson Campus

Contact
Kati.Stafford-Murphy@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Kati

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Michael Sostre

Student Success Advisor

Education

  • B.A. Public Relations from the University of Georgia
  • M.Ed. in Student Affairs in Higher Education from Western Kentucky University

Campus
Southeast Campus

Contact
Michael.Sostre@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Michael

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Nejib Adem

Student Success Advisor

Education

  • B.S. in International Relations
  • M.A. in International Affairs with a concentration in Security and Peace Studies from Middle Tennessee State University

Campus
Southeast Campus

Contact
Nejib.Adem@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Nejib

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Patricia Vargas

Student Success Advisor
Education
  • B.B.A. in Finance from Middle Tennessee State University
  • M.S. in Finance from Middle Tennessee State University

Campus
Southeast Campus

Contact
Patricia.Vargas@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Patricia

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Raúl D. Colón Moreno

Student Success Advisor
Education
  • Attended University of Puerto Rico, Humacao
  • M.A. in Physics from Vanderbilt University

Campus
White Bridge Campus

Contact
Raul.ColonMoreno@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Raúl

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Renae Schurbon

Student Success Advisor
Education
  • B.S. Psychology from Iowa State University
  • B.S. Child, Adult, and Family Services from Iowa State University

Campus
Southeast Campus

Contact
Renae.Schurbon@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Renae

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Stephanie Mallonee

Student Success Advisor
Education
  • A.A.S. from Columbia State Community College
  • B.S. from Bethel College
  • M.S. in Health Administration from the University of St. Francis

Campus
Dickson Campus

Contact
Stephanie.Mallonee@nscc.edu
Schedule an Appointment with Stephanie