About Us

About Us

The Program is based on a Student-Centered-Planning model that includes:

  • Tutoring
  • Financial Workshops and FAFSA Assistance
  • Computer Labs with Free Printing
  • Professional Coaching/Mentoring
  • Career Guidance
  • Transfer Assistance to Four-Year Universities
  • Quiet Study Area and Welcoming Environment
  • Cultural Activities
  • Gaming & Social Activities

Blazers Achieve SSS Professional Advisory Board

Candace Joles – Director Blazer's Achieve Student Support Services 

Karen Braselton – Professor Communication 

Kendra Clauser – Assistant Professor Performing Arts Center

Katie Deckard – Director Experience VU

Ty Freed – Dean of Technology

Ed King – Instructor Fire Science and Deputy Chief Vincennes Township Fire Department

Dominic Martin – Assistant Professor Fire Science

Mike McClure – Counselor Financial Aid

Matt Norman – Professor and Chair English

Jennifer Stafford – Director Learning Support Services

Jana Vieck –Dean College of Health Science and Human Performance

Nan Wagner – Coach Mentor Blazers Achieve SSS

Gaye Walthall – Director Student Success Center

Bradley Wolfe –Director Housing


blazers achieve staff

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Julie Clark

Community Liaison & Database Coordinator

Davis Hall Room 424

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Candace Joles


Davis Hall Room 410

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Cheryl Litherland

Assistant Director

Davis Hall Room 417

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Justin Robinson

Educational Coach

Davis Hall Room 418

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Nan Wagner

Coach Mentor

Davis Hall Room 411

blazers achieve professional tutors/mentors

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Mark Catt

Professional Tutor/Mentor

VU Adjunct Math Instructor

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Stephanie Peacock

Professional Tutor/Mentor

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Dixie Strange

Professional Tutor/Mentor