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Meet the CASE Staff

Located in 902 University Union and 108 Vickery Hall

Main Office Number: 864-656-4402

Military and Veteran Engagement Student Center: 864-656-2982

University office hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (except holidays and breaks)


Professional Staff


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  • DeOnte T. Brown, M.Ed.

  • Assistant Dean of Students

  • First-Gen College Graduate
  • Advice to Students: Take advantage of the opportunities to experience different cultures, develop skills and establish your brand.

  • Contact DeOnte About: Aspiring Student Affairs Professional, Assessment, Financial Administration, Renaissance MAN, Brother 2 Brother and Pathways to Graduate Education

  • Professional Connections: National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA), National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) and NODA — Association for Orientation, Transition and Retention in Higher Education

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  • Brennan Beck

  • Director for Military and Veteran Engagement

  • U.S. Army Veteran
  • Advice to Students: Non-traditional students may not have traditional college experiences, but that doesn't mean they can't have significant and positive college experiences. Make the most of this opportunity: get involved, utilize resources, network with everyone, challenge the status-quo, work hard and try to leave it better than you found it!

  • Contact Brennan About: Military and Veteran Engagement and the M&VE Student Center

  • Professional Connections: National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)

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  • Sarah Dumas, M.Ed.

  • Assistant Director for Enrichment Programs

  • IDI Qualified Administrator, LGBTQ+ Ally
  • Advice to Students: Always remember you are uniquely gifted and have your own set of strengths and talents to offer not only Clemson but the communities you come from and the communities you will join in the future. College is an opportunity for you to engage in experiences that will allow you to build upon your current strengths and develop new ones.

  • Contact Sarah About: CONNECTIONS, Sister 2 Sister and Project Engage

  • Professional Connections: ACPA — College Student Educators International and Southern Association for College Student Affairs (SACSA)

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  • Jo Walker

  • Administrative Coordinator

  • Advice to Students: Make it our CASE to provide guidance on your mission to accomplish your goals.

  • Contact Jo About: Scheduling for assistant dean, purchasing, and general questions or needs

  • Professional Connections: Association for Service Excellence in Higher Education

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  • VACANT

  • Assistant Director for Engaged Learning Experiences

  • Advice to Students: Make it our CASE to provide guidance on your mission to accomplish your goals.

  • Contact About: Pathways to Graduate Education, Renaissance MAN and Scholar Networks


Graduate Student Staff


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  • Peyton Bade

  • Graduate Assistant for Military and Veteran Engagement

  • Advice to Students: Allow yourself to make mistakes and don't be too hard on yourself when you do. Find the value in making mistakes and learn something from the experience.

  • Contact Peyton About: Military and Veteran Engagement

  • Professional Connections: National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)

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  • Sariel G. Harmon

  • Graduate Assistant for Enrichment Programs

  • Advice to Students: Utilize the resources available to you to make the best of your college experience.

  • Contact Sariel About: CONNECTIONS

  • Professional Connections: ACPA — College Student Educators International

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  • Simone Richardson

  • Graduate Assistant for Engaged Learning Experiences

  • NUFP Fellow, First-Generation College Graduate
  • Advice to Students: College is so multifaceted, and it takes time to figure it all out; be gracious with yourself. You will get the hang of it!

  • Contact Simone About: Scholar Networks

  • Professional Connections: National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)