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Position: Residence Life Coordinator for Alumni Hall & Swann Hall
Campus Phone: (865) 471-7111
As the Residence Life Coordinator for Alumni Hall and Swann Hall, Patricia Wiggins oversees the RAs for those buildings, as well as assists students with residence hall living. She is originally from Bartow, FL; though she most recently lived in New Orleans, LA before coming to Carson-Newman. Trish joined the Carson-Newman family in August of 2010.
Trish earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Counseling with a Bible minor from the Baptist College of Florida in Graceville, FL. After college, she moved to New Orleans, where she earned her Master of Arts in Christian Education with emphases in Collegiate Ministry and Administration from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. While in New Orleans, Trish began to develop her passion for Residence Life by serving as a Resident Assistant and working in the Housing Department. When she is not planning Residence Life events or attending one of the many Carson-Newman events throughout the year, Trish enjoys movies and music, outdoor activities such as camping, and painting. She also loves to cook, especially New Orleans Cajun food.