Meet Our Staff!

Meet Our Staff!

Rob Gray

Rob Gray, Coordinator

Rob Gray grew up in northern Utah, and went to Dixie State College for his undergraduate work in English under the Professional and Technical Writing emphasis. He later attended the University of New Orleans for an MFA degree in Creative Writing with an emphasis in fiction and a secondary emphasis in nonfiction. He has taught at Dixie State University since 2010.


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Hope Mullins, Secretary

Major: Double Major in Environmental Geology and Exercise Science
Strength : Making my reader feel my emotion
Weakness: Self doubt
Quote: “I hope you live a life you’re proud of. If you find you are not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.” ~F. Scott Fitzgerald


ashley

Ashley Imlay, Tutor

Major: English – Creative Writing
Strength: Transition sentences
Weakness: Adjectives
Quote: “It doesn’t matter what country someone’s from, or what they look like, or the color of their skin. It doesn’t matter what they smell like, or that they spell words slightly differently…some would say more correctly. I’m a person. You’re a person. That person over there is a person. And each person deserves to be treated like a person.” ~ Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie


Ashley H.

Ashley Harrison, Tutor

Major: English – Creative Writing
Strength: Pre-writing; focusing too much on details
Weakness: Fiction/narrative writing; style/description devices; grammar/punctuation
Quote: “A great love is a lot like a good memory. When it’s there and you know it’s there, but it’s just out of your reach, it can be all that you think about. And you can focus on it and try to force it, but the more you do, the more you seem to push it away. But if you’re patient, and you hold still, well maybe, just maybe, it’ll come to you.”; ~ Leonard L. Church; from Red vs. Blue


Ashton


Ashton Foy, Tutor

Major: Psychology with a Sociology Minor
Strength: Positive attitude
Weakness: Perfectionism
Quote: “Look for something positive in each day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.”


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Braxton Thornley, Tutor

Major: English, Secondary Education
Strength: Forming strong arguments
Weakness: APA formatting
Quote: “Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry.” ~ Jack Kerouac


Cora

Cora Hamer, Tutor

Major: Dance with English Minor
Strength: Listening
Weakness: People pleaser
Quote: “Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” ~ Marilyn Monroe


Cam

Cambron Sherman, Tutor

Major: Psychology
Strength: APA revising, editing
Weakness: MLA
Quote: “I’m a nice guy” ~ Cam Sherman


Colby

Colby Haupt, Tutor

Major: English – Professional & Technical Writing
Strength: MLA, Business Writing
Weakness: APA, Scientific Writing
Quote: “Facts don’t care about your feelings.” ~Ben Shapiro


Diana Fossett

Diana Fossett, Tutor

Major: English – Professional & Technical Writing
Strength: AP Style and MLA Format, and mostly nice as a tutor.
Weakness: APA is my foe. I am constantly running out of time.
Quote: “I’m tired”


Jaryn

Jaryn Gibb, Tutor

Major: Music
Strength: Positive attitude, approachable, organized, willing to help others, hard-worker, punctual, easy to work with.
Weakness: I forget my capabilities and limit myself, I have a hard time passing down tasks to others (delegating) because I like to be in control.
Quote: “Remember how far you’ve come, not just how far you have to go. You are not where you want to be, neither are you where you used to be.” ~Rick Warren


Jordan

Jordan Eames, Tutor

Major: Mass Communication – Media with a Minor in Creative Writing
Strength: APA, MLA, Grammar
Weakness: Citations
Quote: “Failure is not the falling down but the staying down.” ~Mary Pickford


Lindsey

Lindsey Hope, Tutor

Major: English – Secondary Education
Strength: MLA, grammar, structure
Weakness: APA
Quote: “Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times if one only remembers to turn on the light.” ~Albus Dumbledore


Lyndsey

Lyndsey Craig, Tutor

Major: Psychology
Strength: APA Writing
Weakness: Poetry
Quote: “When you are 84, none of this will matter.” ~ Dannelle Larsen-Rife


samantha

Samantha Josey, Tutor

Major: Accounting
Strength: Creating a narrative, building beautiful sentences
Weakness: Transitions and commas
Quote: “Beautiful things don’t ask for attention.” ~ James Thurber