Quineshia Peterson

Quineshia

Admissions Counselor

Territories:  Peterson: Alaska - Fairbanks North Star Borough, Homeschool, Dual Enrollment, AHEAD

 uaf-admissions@alaska.edu

 907-474-5129

Quineshia Peterson's passion is working in the higher education sector and mentoring youth of all ages. Quineshia's educational background, in Broadcast Journalism from Valdosta State University in Georgia, equipped her with the skills needed to build positive relationships and be an advocate for those around her. Previous experiences include serving as a 4-H Camp Counselor, Washington D.C Tour Guide, Forestry Instructor, and Residence Hall Director.

During her undergraduate, Quineshia, made it her mission to serve as a positive role model to peers through service, engagement, and activism. Quineshia continuously provides numerous educational and outreach programs throughout her campus and community. In her free time, Quineshia plans trips around the world and volunteers in the community.

Her hobbies include traveling, community service, and public speaking. Favorite things to do in Fairbanks include hiking, skiing, or anything outdoors with her husband and husky Gideon.