Joleen Nevers

Joleen M. Nevers, Associate Director and Health Education Coordinator 

Joleen M Nevers is the Associate Director and Health Education Coordinator for the department and has served UConn for several years. She earned her MAEd. in Health Education from East Carolina University in North Carolina. Under her leadership in health education at UConn, she has developed an engaging and interactive office that interacts with thousands of students each year. She is also responsible for creating, implementing and supervising the regionally and nationally recognized UConn Sexperts peer education group. Joleen supervises professional staff, graduate students, undergraduate student workers, volunteers and interns at UConn. She is a certified health education specialist and a certified sexuality educator through the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists. She has held several volunteer roles in regional and national organizations including BACCHUS Initiatives of NASPA, New England College Health Association and American College Health Association.

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