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Meet the Upward Bound Staff

Home to TRIO Programs at Virginia Tech

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,

UB Southwest VA

Jason PuryearAssistant

UB Roanoke City

Alicia Cowan-BrownProject

UB Salem

Melinda HillProject