Veterans Resource Team

Veterans Resource Team

The Student Veterans Resource Team at Carolina are: (arranged alphabetically by department name)

Academic Advising

Melissa Edwards, Senior Academic Advisor,

Dennis Soberl, Senior Academic Advisor,

Lara Wind, Graduation Coordinator,

Accessibility Resources & Service

Tiffany Bailey, Director,


Ni-Eric Perkins, Senior Assistant Director for Enrollment,

Allied Health Sciences


Campus Recreation

David Rogers (former Specialist, U.S. Army), Director, Carolina Outdoor Education Center,

Career Services

Counseling and Psychological Services

           Amy Leach, Case Manager,

Office of the Dean of Students

Amber Mathwig, Student Veterans Assistance Coordinator,

Diversity and Multicultural Affairs

Ada K. Wilson, Director of Inclusive Student Excellence,

Equal Opportunity/ADA Office

Camille Brooks, Assistant Equal Opportunity/ADA Officer,

Financial Aid (Office of Scholarships & Student Aid)


The Graduate School

Leslie Lerea, PhD, Associate Dean of Student Affairs,

Maria Erb, M.Ed., Co-Director, Diversity and Student Success, The Graduate Student Center,

Housing and Residential Education

Monica Boswell, Property Manager, Baity Hill at Mason Farm,

Lt. Col. Steve Lofgren, USAF Retired, Assistant Director, Facilities Management,

Kenan-Flagler Business School

Karsen Spain, Veterans Affairs Specialist, 

The Learning Center and The Writing Center

Becky Butler, ESL Specialist, The Writing Center,

Bob Pleasants, Assistant Director of The Learning Center,

New Student & Carolina Parent Programs

Carla Rodriguez,

Off-Campus Services/Community Involvement

Aaron Bachenheimer, Director, Fraternity & Sorority Life and Community Involvement,

Registrar and Veterans Affairs Certifying Official (Benefits)

Jan Benjamin, University Veterans Certifying Official,

Retention Office (Undergraduate Education)

Katie Cartmell, Transfer Student Coordinator, Undergraduate Retention, Office of Undergraduate Education,

ROTC (Army/Navy/Air Force)

LT Emory Miller, Lecturer, Naval Science,

Student Wellness

Brittany O'Malley, Assistant Director,

Student Accounts

Gary Maynard, Assistant University Cashier,

Carolina Women's Center

Shelley Gist, Program Coordinator,