Academic Advisor, Sr.
Alyssa Harmon joined NAU in January 2016.
Harmon is originally from Odessa, Florida. She attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as a gymnastics student-athlete (2008) and later joined the swimming and diving team (2009–2010). In May 2012, she earned her bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Health with a minor in Communications.
Harmon then attended Florida State University to receive her master’s degree in Higher Education. She served as a graduate assistant in the Academic Center for Excellence for two years at FSU. She joined the FSU Student-Athlete Academic Services staff in August 2012 as a mentor for student-athletes. Harmon then became a full-time Academic Advising intern with FSU in 2014.
In addition to her advising experience, Harmon served as a Leadership Coach at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida during the summers of 2013 and 2015.
“I am really enjoying my time here at SHRM. The students are great, and I’m so excited to be at NAU. One of my main goals for this semester is to form strong relationships with the students and make a positive difference in their lives,” concluded Harmon.
Fun Fact for Harmon
Harmon performed with the Florida State University Flying High Circus from 2012–2015!