Quineshia Peterson


Admissions Counselor

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



Quineshia's passion is working in the higher education sector and mentoring youth of all ages. With a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism from Valdosta State University in Georgia, Quineshia is equipped with the skills needed to build positive relationships and to be an advocate for those around her.

During her undergraduate, Quineshia made it her mission to serve as a positive role model to peers through service, engagement and activism. Quineshia continuously participates in numerous educational and outreach programs across the UAF campus and throughout the Fairbanks 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. Her favorite things to do in Fairbanks include hiking, skiing or anything outdoors with her husband and their husky Gideon.