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Christy Lee Owens
Educational Talent Search Adviser
Click here for Talent Search Information and here for the Application!
Wednesdays in the College Advising Office
Why Talent Search?
I was a first generation college student, so I know first-hand how confusing it is trying to navigating the college-scene alone.
Coeburn High School
B.A. in History, minor in Special Education from UVA-Wise
M.Ed. in Teaching and Learning from Liberty University
Ed.S. in Educational Leadership from Liberty University
I have been married to my husband, Zac, for 11 years. We have two kids, Kylar, who is 9, and Ella Grace, who is 6. Our family also has a husky named Kipper and a cat named Callie.
Monday & Tuesday 9-3:30pm in the College Advising Office
Why Career Navigator?
I am a first generation students so I know the challenges of navigating college. I enjoy helping students discover academic and career pathways. There is so much out there in the world and I want to help students get on the best path.