Vania Alvarez-Minah currently serves in the position of Senior Advisor I at the Kent State University Geauga Campus and Twinsburg Academic Center. Although her primary focus is academic advising, she also assists with admissions, career services and instructing Destination Kent State: First Year Experience. Vania’s dedication and commitment to students is evident in her daily work. She understands the challenges and barriers that non-traditional students and traditional students face going to college. She truly believes that every student can be successful if given the opportunity. She also advocates for diversity and serves as a member of the University Diversity Action Committee.