Student Care Staff
Name: Dr. Mark Hunter
Title: Dean of Student Care
Hometown: Birmingham, AL
Degrees: PhD in Educational Psychology (University of Alabama); Master of Divinity (Samford University); Master of Counseling (East Tennessee State University) BA Religious Studies (Western Kentucky University)
Hobbies/Interests: Spending time with wife and two daughters; Alabama football; bluegrass music
At Belhaven: Mark’s desire is to assist students in fulfilling their potential academically, emotionally, and spiritually as they seek God’s guidance for their lives.
Name: Dr. Sherman Green
Title: Student Care Director
Hometown: Jackson, MS
Degrees: B.A., Communication; M.S., Counselor Education; Doctor of Philosophy, Community College Leadership, Mississippi State University
Hobbies/Interests: Traveling, listening and performing to live bands/music, meeting new people, and enjoying new experiences.
At Belhaven: Sherman Green serves as the Director of Student Care. In his position, he meets with students and helps them to form a strategic plan on how to successfully matriculate throughout their college experience at Belhaven University. He introduces students to taking better notes, preparing for exams, having better organization skills, setting goals for themselves, and utilizing their inner-strengths. By guiding students according to their strengths, Sherman hopes to help students rely on their God-given gifts to become the person they are meant to be; to invoke the “light” that God intends for His children to be in this world.
Name: Dr. Erin Price
Title: Student Care Director
Hometown: Brookhaven, MS
Degree: B.A., Psychology and English (double major), Mississippi College; Master of Counseling Psychology, Mississippi College; Doctor of Education, Higher Education Leadership, Union University
Hobbies/Interests: Cooking and food, reading, learning about learning, spending time with my family, New Orleans Saints football.
At Belhaven: Erin oversees the programs within the Office of Student Success that are designed to meet student needs in academic support, career services, and understanding thinking and learning processes. She believes that campus communication and collaboration is key to supporting students, and strives to work closely and effectively with all areas that impact a student's academic journey. Erin has worked with students and in higher education for over sixteen years as support staff, instructor, and an administrator. Her teaching experience includes first year seminar, psychology, and learning strategies courses.
Name: Kasia Crider
Title: Student Care Coordinator
Hometown: Clinton, MS
Degree: Bachelor of Social Work, Mississippi College
Hobbies/Interests: Baking, meal planning, blogging, spending time with my fiancé, planning my wedding (October 14th, 2016!), working on my fairy garden, and spending time with my church family and friends.
At Belhaven: Kasia serves as the Student Care Coordinator for the Office of Student Care. She primarily meets with students of the School of the Arts aiming to help them have a successful and life-giving experience at Belhaven. Kasia desires for every student to see the individual gifts, talents, and strengths God has given them and how they can use those individual qualities to make a difference in the world.