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Deiontae' Trotter

Deiontae' Trotter



“It's really exciting being a part of not only a university that wants to grow, but will also take the steps to make everyone feel special.” Deiontae' on what he enjoys about being a part of the Austin Peay community 
  • B.S. - Communication Arts: Public Relations, Austin Peay State University
  • M.Ed - Educational Leadership, East Tennessee State University

Trotter was born and raised in Nashville, TN. After graduating from East Nashville High School in 2014, he became a first-generation college student attending Austin Peay where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Communications Arts in 2018. While a student Trotter worked in numerous student positions within the Office of Admissions making for a smooth transition once hired in July 2018, three months following his graduation.

Trotter’s has a passion for diversity and retention. His personal goal and mission is to use his passion to assist in the advancement of first-generation and low-income students who desire a post-secondary education.

Austin Peay State University is big enough to give you a true college experience, but small enough to where you can not only gain college friends, but friends that will last for the rest of your life. Also the on campus Chick Fil A is pretty nice.