UA Degree: B.S. in Education/Special Education
Master’s Degrees: University of Pennsylvania, Clinical Social Work & Harvard Graduate School of Education, International Education Policy
Current Residence: Boston, Massachusetts
Employer: Lift Up Africa
Position: Director of Marketing and Programs
Q: How did the SALT Center play a role in your pursuit of two Master’s degrees?
A: The SALT Center helped me identify my learning patterns, and I took that skill set with me throughout my education at UPenn and Harvard. The SALT Center’s support provided me with the reassurance that I could redefine or work through any challenge. Whether through technology, a professor, or taking extra time, I knew there was a way to achieve my goals. The SALT Center gave me the skills to succeed and allowed for self-discovery and reflection.
Q: What words of advice would you like to share with current SALT students?
A: Reflect on the skill set that you are receiving at the SALT Center and know those skills will help you in all aspects of your life. The SALT Center is able to provide the necessary support and experiences for success in any career path. Therefore, take pride in your work and enjoy your experience at the SALT Center.
If you would like to contact the SALT Center's Marketing Specialist, please call or email Eric Fergason.