Cooper is responsible for the overall administration and management of the IVMF advising and enrollment management services for all programs. Cooper joined Syracuse University in June of 2012, as an Academic Advisor for the Veterans Career Transition Program (VCTP). Cooper transitioned to the role of Program Manager for the VCTP in November 2014, and currently serves as the Director of Advising Services at the IVMF. Cooper has a diverse background in program management, operations, customer service, and higher education. Prior to Syracuse University, Cooper worked as an academic advisor in online, non-traditional higher education programs for 5 years assisting over 700 students annually to achieve their educational and career goals. Cooper holds a dual bachelor’s degree in English and Education from Wingate University in North Carolina. Her passion is connecting learners with continuing education opportunities and aiding in personal and professional growth through advanced degrees, certificates, formal training or any means of learning.