As Assistant Director, Jennifer is charged with program development and operations management as well as supervising the MindFit Academic Enhancement Center. Jennifer maintains the program's CRLA certification and recruits, hires, and trains the MindFit tutoring staff in addition to providing support to the MindFit students through weekly meetings and drop-ins.
Jennifer Mandeville joined MindFit in 2016 as Program Coordinator after supporting the academic success of WVU's athletes for two years as Assistant Director for Student-Athlete Development. Jennifer holds degrees from Washington & Lee University and American University and is working on her doctorate.
A lifelong lover of school and learning, Jennifer's passions are helping students find academic success and developing tutors. She meets students where they are and as individuals. Jennifer enjoys helping students navigate the system of higher education, and develop not only their academic skills, but also life skills that will continue to serve them after college.
Born and raised in a military family from Georgia, Jennifer loves to travel particularly to tropical habitats with great birding. On the weekends, she looks for any excuse to be outside whether that is cheering on Mountaineer football or hiking and kayaking.