In 2018, Tonya joined the Cohen team bringing more than 20 years of progressive experience in career services. Tonya supervises an excellent team of professionals dedicated to serving career exploration for undergraduates, recent alumni, and graduate students in arts, sciences, VIMS, and education. She also oversees assessment for the Center and is the primary point of contact for undergraduate student veterans and graduate students in arts, sciences, VIMS.
Tonya holds a Master of Science in Behavioral Science from the University of South Alabama and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from The University of Southern Mississippi. With previous experiences in elementary education, county government, and private healthcare, Tonya’s track in career services includes roles at public and private institutions: Troy University, The University of Southern Mississippi, and Millsaps College, a member of the Associated Colleges of the South, and now William & Mary.