Class of 2012

Grace McCord Collins

Grace graduated in December 2011 with a degree in Human Services and a minor in Accounting. She continued her education at ETSU, earning a master’s degree in Public Health with a concentration in Community Health in December 2014.  After graduation she worked for Sullivan County Regional Health Department as a health educator.  Since summer 2015, Grace and her husband Sean have served as Peace Corps Volunteers in Swaziland, Africa.  During their 27-month commitment she will concentrate on community health with a focus on HIV/AIDS prevention and education, sanitation, and women empowerment.

Sean McNeil Collins

Sean graduated in May 2012 with a degree in Physical Education and a concentration in Exercise Science.  In May 2014, he graduated from Appalachian State University with a master’s degree in Building Science and a second master’s degree in Sustainable Design and Construction.  He spent the summer of 2014 in Versailles, France, finishing a 2-year solar home project through ASU.  Since June 2015, he and his wife have served as Peace Corps Volunteers in Swaziland, Africa.  Sean’s work as a volunteer includes youth development, teaching life skills, and sustainability practices.

Daniel Justin Miller

Daniel graduated in May, 2012, with a B.S. in Biological Sciences. At ETSU, he served as the Chief Justice of the SGA Student Court, President of the Preview and Orientation Leaders Organization (POLO) and as Advertising Manager of the campus newspaper, the East Tennessean. He was also a member of President’s Pride and the Centennial Planning Committee, and participated in three medical mission trips to Mexico.  Daniel is currently attending optometry school at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Following his anticipated graduation in May 2016, Daniel plans to establish a private practice in Northeast Tennessee.

Edwina Michelle Morris

Edwina graduated from ETSU in the spring of 2012 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a minor in Leadership Studies.  While enrolled at ETSU she served in various leadership roles on campus and in the community of Johnson City.  In the fall of 2015, Edwina will be graduating from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, having earned a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree with a concentration in Health Policy and Management, and a minor in Epidemiology.  Following graduation, Edwina (along with her beautiful two-year-old son) will relocate to New Orleans, where she has accepted a fellowship position with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Public Health Associate Program (PHAP).