School of Applied Sciences
The University of Mississippi


Melinda Valliant

Interim Dean
Associate Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs
Director of Center for Health and Sports Performance
Professor for Department of Nutrition and Hospitality Management

Allison Ford-Wade

Associate Dean of Community Engagement
Interim Chair of Health Exercise Science and Recreation Management
Professor of Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management


Angie Gurner

Academic Advisor

Mylene Cromwell

Academic Advisor

LaTonya Ball

Administrative Coordinator I

Tiffany Labon

Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Academics

Megan Black

Graduate Enrollment Manager

Sunny Brown

Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs

Teri W Gray

Administrative Coordinator

Lolita Gregory

Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Recruitment and Retention

Tessa Kilpatrick

Business Manager

Andy King

Director of Graduate Student Success

Je’Lisa H. McGee

Academic Advisor

Vanessa W. Moore

Academic Advisor

David Woo

Network Administrator

Tupelo Campus

Brian Ezell

Academic Counselor

Southaven Campus

Keegan Armstrong

Academic Counselor
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