Yolanda Keith

Associate Director, Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Program Director, Carolina College Advising Corps
ykeith@admissions.unc.edu


Yolanda Keith is from Burgaw, North Carolina. She has an Associate of Arts degree in Business Education from Cape Fear Community College, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Master’s of Public Administration from North Carolina Central University.

She has served as the program director of the Carolina College Advising Corps and a senior assistance director of undergraduate admissions at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill since 2010. In her role, she strives to bridge the gap between secondary and post-secondary institutions through collaboration, sharing of knowledge, and community engagement. Prior to her current role, she work with the national office of the College Advising Corps supporting operations and budgeting. Yolanda is committed to public service, college access, and serving disadvantaged communities.


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Eric Andrew Smith

AmeriCorps Director
Senior Assistant Program Director, Carolina College Advising Corps
smithea@email.unc.edu
(919) 962-1429


Eric Andrew Smith is from Bullock, North Carolina. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is near completion of his Master’s of Education in School Counseling from Cambridge College.

He served as an adviser with the Carolina College Advising Corps from 2010 to 2012 at Bertie High School and Hertford County High School. After serving as a College Adviser, he worked as the Scholarship Coordinator at Scotland High School. Since 2013, Eric has served as an Assistant Program Directors for the Carolina College Advising Corps. In his role, he seeks to challenge and empower current advisers to be the needed resource of the students and families that they serve, to not leave one student untouched, and to welcome personal growth throughout this process.


Michael Dyson

Assistant Program Director, Carolina College Advising Corps
mjdyson@admissions.unc.edu
(919) 962-6265


Michael Dyson is from Kannapolis, North Carolina. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Exercise and Sport Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

He served as an adviser with the Carolina College Advising Corps from 2013 to 2015 at Eastern Randolph High School and Asheboro High School. After serving as a college adviser, he worked at North Carolina State University in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Currently, Michael serves as one of the Assistant Program Directors for the Carolina College Advising Corps, and he is excited to help train and support advisers as they change the landscape of higher education in North Carolina.


Jessica Redmond 

Special Projects Assistant, Carolina College Advising Corps
jredmond@admissions.unc.edu
(919) 843-4039


Jessica Redmond is from Louisburg, North Carolina. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is currently pursuing a Master’s in School Counseling at North Carolina Central University.

She served as an adviser with the Carolina College Advising Corps from 2013-2015 at Warren County High School and Warren New Tech High School. During her time as an adviser, she assisted many students in the college application, financial aid, and enrollment processes. She serves as the Special Projects Assistant for the Carolina College Advising Corps. Jessica is dedicated to public service, education, college access, and helping young students realize their great potential.