Quineshia Peterson


Admissions Counselor

Territories: On the Spot Admissions Counselor



Quineshia's passion is working in higher education and mentoring youth of all ages. With a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism, Quineshia is equipped with the skills needed to build positive relationships and to be an advocate for those around her.

During her undergraduate study, Quineshia made it her mission to serve as a positive role model to peers through service, engagement and activism. Quineshia continues to participate in numerous educational and outreach programs across the UAF campus and throughout the Fairbanks community.

In her free time, Quineshia travels around the world and volunteers in the community. Her favorite things to do in Fairbanks include hiking, skiing or anything outdoors with her husband and their husky — Gideon.