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Meet the Upward Bound Staff

Home to TRIO Programs at Virginia Tech

Hillcrest
Hillcrest Hall, home to TRIO Programs at Virginia Tech.

Upward Bound program staff work to  provide academic support services to students.

Staff members implement the following student supports: tutoring, counseling, mentoring, cultural enrichment, community engagement, work-study programs, education or counseling services designed to improve the financial and economic literacy of students and a plethora of other services to prepare students for college life.

Our Staff

Michael MooreAssociate Director, michaelmoore@vt.edu

UB Southwest VA

Jason PuryearAssistant Directorjpuryear@vt.edu

UB Roanoke City

Alicia Cowan-BrownProject Advisoracowanbrown@vt.edu

UB Salem

Melinda HillProject Advisormchill@vt.edu