GAINESVILLE, FL. (EEF News) – Ms. Porshe’ Chiles has agreed to serve The Education Equalizer Foundation as Program Manager. “Porshe’ has been an education equalizer since our first program. She volunteered during our inaugural HBCU College Fair and with College Prep 101. I am excited about what she will bring to the organization,” said Dr. Carjie Scott, EEF Founder. Porshe Chiles is a first-year doctoral student at the University of Florida, studying Agricultural Education and Communication. Her research interests include: urban farmers’ historical and lived experiences, college student experiences with global abroad, and student identity development.
With over 11 years of experience in Multicultural, Intercultural, and Global Affairs, she hopes to expand her cultural reach in agricultural education. Her work has focused on fostering meaningful cross-cultural and intercultural relationships and understanding through a global lens, Student Identity Development; Peace and Conflict Studies; and Researching Abroad Student Engagement.
Porshè earned her Bachelor of Science (Communications and Public Relations) degree from the University of Texas at Tyler and her Master’s in Education (Higher Education and Student Personnel) degree from the University of North Texas. She enjoys gardening and is studying to be a beekeeper.
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