Addition to Alumni Relations and Development Team
We are excited to announce Ms. Nyoshie Higgins has joined the Alumni Relations and Development Team.
As the Alumni Relations and Engagement Officer, Nyoshie will develop programs and content to drive engagement, strengthen alumni relationships and create networking opportunities for our MVA graduates. In her role, Nyoshie will serve as the advisor to the pre-alumni student organization and manage the Alumni Board. Additionally, she will plan and coordinate alumni events – both on and off campus – including homecoming and reunions.
Nyoshie received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Trent University and is currently pursuing a Master of Science degree in Global and International Education from Drexel University. Nyoshie is well-versed in business operations, sales and business development having worked in both the public and private sectors. For the past five years Nyoshie served as the Marketing and Public Relations and Business Operations Director for a dental center in Clermont, FL. Prior to this position, she worked in the International Students Department at Valencia College in Florida and at the University of Toledo in Ohio. While residing in the Bahamas, Nyoshie was employed as a Senior Sales Representative for GlaxoSmithKline.
For years Nyoshie has been actively advancing the mission of MVA! Since 2016, Nyoshie has volunteered as the Parent Co-Chair for MVA’s Diversity Fest and she is the proud parent of fourth-grade student Aamirah.
“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to contribute to the amazing brand and reputation of the academy. This role will allow me to deliver results from my diverse background, wealth of experience in communication and networking and furthering our social media engagement.”
Welcome to your new role on the team!