Jasmin Linares, U.S. Army Veteran
Jasmin Linares is the Coordinator for the Military Student Center at Austin Peay State University. She is an Army Veteran who has served since 1996, as an active duty and reserve soldier. She completed her Bachelor of Science in General Business from the University of Phoenix, a Bachelor of Art in Foreign Language from Austin Peay State University, and a Master of Science in Management from Austin Peay State University. She started working for Austin Peay in 2007 as a Veteran Affairs Technical Clerk and then as a VA Counselor in 2012. In November of 2013 she assumed the duties of the Military Student Center Coordinator. She also serves as a member of the Military Education Task Force for Austin Peay State University. Her personal interests include traveling, watching movies, and spending time with her daughter and cats.
Austin Derden, USAR Veteran
Austin Derden is the Graduate Administrative Assistant for the Military Student Center. He served in the Army Reserve before coming to Austin Peay. Austin completed his Bachelor of Science in Psychology spring of 2017 and received "Outstanding Graduate" Award from the Psychological Science department and awards related to his presidency of the Students for Secular Humanism. He is currently pursuing his Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. His personal interests include building computers, listening to audiobooks (especially horror), video games, and exercise.