Success Skills Program - Staff Bios

Kerby Plante, Director

Monday-Friday,  8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Phone: 320.308.5920

E-mail: kplante@sctcc.edu

 

Kerby serves as the Director for the Center for Academic Success. He specializes in stress and anxiety reduction as well as test preparation.  He can also serve as a general coach for all your academic needs. He is also a world renowned cowbell player. We can all use a little more cowbell.

Official CAS Welcome from the Director, Kerby Plante

Meghan Perry, Success Skills Coach

Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Phone: 

E-mail: Meghan.Perry@sctcc.edu

 

Meghan serves as the Writing Center Coordinator in the Center for Academic Success and the Success Skills Coordinator for SCTCC’s Success Skills Program. She has a Master of Arts degree in English and has worked as a journalist, writer, editor, and English instructor. Meghan has worked as a writing tutor/consultant in higher education since 2010, and joined the CAS in December 2017. She can help students with time management, test preparation, and study strategies, specifically academic reading strategies. Her love of podcasts has made her a top pick for any trivia team. 

Jovana Jevremović, Success Skills Coach

Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m.  to 5:00 p.m.

Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Phone: 

E-mail: Jovana.Jevremovic@sctcc.edu

 

Jovana serves as an ESOL Coordinator of the Center for Academic Success. Speaker of English as a second language herself, she has a degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. She enjoys sharing English grammar tips and tricks, as well as giving practical advice of things to do to improve your English. Not only that, she is currently a doctoral student, with the hopes that being a student will keep her forever young (not), so she can relate to any college student and help them with their goal setting and time management.

Shaun Keeley, Success Skills Coach

Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Phone: 320.308.6456

E-mail: skeeley@sctcc.edu

 

Shaun serves as a Math Coordinator in the Center for Academic Success. His background is in math, statistics and computers, so he is your numbers guy. Shaun specializes in helping students with study strategies, facing their test anxiety, and getting the most out of their reading. He also excels at creating games and contests along with parody song writing, two skills that make him a hit at carnivals and birthday parties.

Danielle Naumann, Success Skills Coach

Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Phone: 320.308.5245

E-mail: dnaumann@sctcc.edu

 

Danielle serves as the Science Coordinator in the Center for Academic Success.  Her educational background is in biology and chemistry.  She specializes in time management and test taking strategies. She thinks that science puns and Laffy Taffy jokes are the apex of comedy.