Advising/Success Coach

Stanly Community College recognizes the value of academic advising in student success. The college has determined the need for mandatory advising of first-year students to establish a clear academic plan to develop an advisor-advisee relationship. Students are required to attend the appropriate New Student Orientation and mandatory advising sessions throughout their first year of attendance with the College.

To schedule an appointment with your Success Coach (Advisor), click the coach's name based on your CURRENT program of study:

Melanie Alexander

Melanie Alexander - Associate in General Education-Allied Health Interest Success Coach

Google Number: 704-761-8207
Crutchfield Education Center, room 117
Casey Covington

Casey Covington - Allied Health Success Coach

Google Number: 980-581-9324
Crutchfield Education Center, room 115

Jesse Martin

Jesse Martin - Associate in General Education-Nursing Interest Success Coach

Google Number: 980-263-9129
Crutchfield Education Center, room 142

Reese Linnell

Reese Linnell - Associate in Arts/Associate in
Arts - Business and Accounting Degrees
Google Number: 980-272-1358
Albemarle Campus, Snyder Building, room 230

Garrett Allen

Garrett Allen - Technology and Advanced Manufacturing Industrial Technology (Welding, Automotive/Autobody, Machining, Heavy Equipment, HVAC, Electrical Lineman, etc.)  Success Coach

Google Number: 980-354-1108
Albemarle Campus, AMIT Annex, room 105
Albemarle Campus, Whitley Technology Center, room 128

Emily Leslie

Emily Leslie - Accounting, Agri-Business, Business Administration, and Cosmetology Success Coach

Google Number: 980-263-9855
Albemarle Campus, Snyder Building, room 108

Elizabeth Lackey

Elizabeth Lackey - Associate in Science and Special Credit Success Coach

Google Number: 980-349-7038
Albemarle Campus, Snyder Building, room 107

Jamie Morton

Jamie Morton - Early Childhood Success Coach (last names N-Z)

Google Number: 980-354-3041
Albemarle Campus, Eddins Building, room 117

Jessica Baker

Jessica Baker - Early Childhood Success Coach Director (last names A-F)

Google Number: 704-781-8870
Albemarle Campus, Eddins Building, room 117

Daniel Hatley

Daniel Hatley - Early Childhood Success Coach (last names G-M)


Darlene Burris

Darlene Burris - Basic Law Enforcement (BLET), Criminal Justice, and Human Services Success Coach
Google Number: 910-557-0431
Albemarle Campus, Eddins Building, room 230



If you have questions about your Success Coach, please contact Eagle's One-Stop. The Eagle's One-Stop can be reached at (704) 991-0123,, or on-campus on the 1st floor of the Patterson Building, Room 105.