Leslie Pusey joined the UTC Honors College from the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, SD, where she spent a combined seven years in the positions of Supplemental Instruction & Tutor Coordinator and Honors Program Coordinator.  She received both her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and her Master of Education degree from Salisbury University in her hometown of Salisbury, Maryland, where she also served as the Student Publications Coordinator. She was named Outstanding Advisor two years in a row (2016, 2017) at the President’s Celebration of Undergraduate Leadership at the University of South Dakota, and the Outstanding Graduate Assistant at Salisbury University’s Honors Convocation (2010). Having worked with honors students over the last decade as an academic and career advisor, supervisor, manager, coordinator, teacher, and even as a sorority house mother, Leslie is ready to guide and mentor students through the competitive scholarship processes.