Kalesha Hicks

Career Counselor

Phone: 404.727.1957

Email: kalesha.hicks@emory.edu

Education

  • MEd, Higher Education Leadership, Mercer University, Atlanta, GA, 2015
  • BS, Business Administration, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

Biography

Kalesha Hicks joined the Career Center in August 2015. She holds a BS in Business Administration from the University of South Carolina where she graduated cum laude. During her time at the University of South Carolina, she served as a Resident Advisor/Mentor for 3 years and was involved in various student organizations. Kalesha will graduate from the Master of Education in Higher Education Leadership program at Mercer University in December 2015. She is eager to blend her Human Resources background with her passion for helping students succeed in life. Kalesha is a member of NASPA (National Association of Student Personnel Administrators), GCDA (Georgia Career Development Association), and a founding member and the Professional Development Chair for HESA at Mercer University. When she is not working or engaging in scholastic endeavors, she enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, catching the latest movies, bowling, exploring Atlanta and indulging in her favorite foods – potatoes and pizza.