Meet the Staff



Director: Gwendolyn Hale

Graduated from East Tennesse State University in 1999 with a B.A. in both English and Philosophy and an M.A. in English in 2001. Additionally, she recieved her Doctor of Philosophy degree in 2005 from Middle Tennessee State University. She began working at the Writing Center in the Fall of 2011





Writing Center Coordinator: Connie Dowell

Graduated from the University of Georgia in with a B.A. in 2007 English and from Valdosta State University in 2010 with an M.L.I.S. in Library Science. She began working for the Writing Center in the fall of 2010.





 Senior Tutor: Burke Moeller

Graduated from Pitzer College with a B.S. in Political Studies. He has worked in print, television and online journalism where he honed his writing skills. Burke began at the Writing Center in August 2009.





Senior Pictures3Tutor: Nyssa Giangregorio

A senior at the University of Mary Washington, Nyssa is studying secondary education and graduating with a degree in English. She is continuing in the five year program for her M.Ed.