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Meet the Advisors of the College of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Mark Gray
 Mark Gray

Name: Mark Gray
: Student Success Coordinator
College: College of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Business Education from University of Kentucky, Bachelor of Science in Agronomy from University of Kentucky, Master of Art in Business Education from Eastern Kentucky University, and Post-Master's in School Administration from Western Kentucky University.
Location: McReynolds 105
Phone: (931) 221-7142
E-mail: graym@apsu.edu
Majors Advised: Engineering Technology, Mathematics, and Radiological Sciences.

Mark Gray has over 30 years of experience in the field of education. Mark has worked at APSU for the last 12 years helping academically at-risk students succeed. First, with the TRIO Student Support Services program and now with the Center for Teaching and Learning, Mark has worked as an advisor and student success coordinator while at Austin Peay. Mark was also a teacher for ten years on the high school level, an adjunct instructor for four years on the community college level, and served as an Associate Professor for five years at Vincennes University. In addition, Mark’s career has included working for eight years with the U.S. Department of Agriculture as a soil scientist and conservationist.


Savannah Vezeau
Savannah Longo

Name: Savannah Longo
: Student Success Professional
College: College of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
Education:  Bachelor of Science in Biology from Austin Peay State University, Master of Science in Business Management
Location: Sundquist E111
Phone: (931) 221-6585
E-mail: longos@apsu.edu
Majors Advised: Agriculture, 
Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Geosciences, Medical Lab Sciences, Physics

Savannah joined the Student Success team in August of 2019 as an Academic Advisor for the College of STEM. She previously served as a Peer Leader and Peer Coach as an undergraduate student and later worked as a graduate teaching assistant for Dual Enrollment at Austin Peay. She earned her Master of Science in Business Management in 2020 and now serves as an adjunct instructor for PASS 0900, APSU 1000, LDSP 4518, and LDSP 4519.



Rachel Carlson
Rachel Carlson

Name: Rachel Carlson
Position: Academic Advisor
College: College of STEM
Education: Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Master of Education in Adult and Higher Education from South Dakota State University
Location: McReynolds 114
Phone: 931.221.7115
Email: carlsonr@apsu.edu
Major Advised: Computer Science

Rachel Carlson has lived in Clarksville for 10 years and began her career at Austin Peay in 2021. Her professional experience includes being a research faculty member for Florida State University, an assistant research coordinator for the University of Minnesota, and serving eight years in the United States Army Reserves as a Medical Plans Officer. She loves working with college freshman and helping them plan for and reach their academic and life goals.