Career Counselor / Internship Coordinator
Joia Patterson has worked in higher education for over five years. Prior to her role at Gatton, she was the Assistant Director of Admissions for Recruitment at the University of Kentucky, focusing on undergraduate recruitment in the Atlanta region. Before working at the University of Kentucky, Joia was a College Admissions Recruiter for allied health degree programs. She is currently involved in Women’s Forum at the University of Kentucky and NACE (National Association of Colleges and Employers). Joia studied Community Communications and Leadership Development as an undergraduate student at University of Kentucky, where she graduated in 2010. She will complete her Master’s in Public Administration with an emphasis in Human Resource Management in spring 2018.