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King College is pleased to announce the addition of two staff members as admissions
representatives for the East Tennessee region including Morristown, Sevierville, and
Kris Rhea is serving as a Graduate Professional Studies admissions representative for King
in Knox, Anderson, Roane, and Cumberland counties primarily, as well as eight different
community college locations through the Roane State Community College system.
Prior to joining King, Rhea served as community liaison for Briarcliff Healthcare
Center in Knoxville, Tenn., general manager for Masa Homes in Dallas, Texas, and Fuller
Marketing in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. Having excelled in academics, Rhea co-organized
the first Negotiation Forum for the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, as well as
served as president and treasurer for Pi Kappa Alpha.
Rhea currently serves as a tnAchieves mentor and volunteers with the East Tennessee
Children’s Hospital, Briarcliff Healthcare Center, Renaissance Terrace, Boys Club
of Oak Ridge, and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).
He also serves on the Board of PetSafe Those Pet Welfare Fund. Rhea earned his Bachelor
of Science in Business Administration, Marketing, and Management in 2006 and his Master
of Business Administration in 2008 from the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga.
Nancy Beverly is now serving as a Graduate Professional Studies admissions representative for
King in for all three Walters State Community College campuses including Greeneville
Morristown, Sevierville, and Knoxville, Tenn., as well as the counties of Hamblen,
Jefferson, Sevier, Cocke, and Greene. She began her career at King as an admissions
representative in October 2008, and then served for a time as director of Financial
Aid from Sept. 2009 to July 2012 when she returned to the Office of Admissions.
Beverly has more than twenty years’ experience in higher education and financial aid.
She has previously worked for Sallie Mae Student Loan Corporation as manager for
the Repayment Solutions Team serving colleges and universities in Tennessee, North
Carolina, Virginia, Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi, South Carolina, and Louisiana;
Regions Bank Student Lending as the student lending marketing officer for Tennessee;
and Milligan College as the director of Financial Aid.
Beverly currently serves as a TN Achieves mentor for Sevier County and an ambassador
for the Morristown Chamber of Commerce. She has also served as president of the Tennessee
Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, served on the Executive Board
of the Southern Association of Student Financial Administrators, and served as a concurrent
session presenter at the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrator
Annual Conference. Beverly received her Associate of Science in Business Administration
from Beckley College and Bachelor of Science in Business Education from East Tennessee
State University in 1988.
Through the Graduate Professional Studies program, King offers the Bachelor of Business
Administration (BBA) degree program in both Morristown and Sevierville, along with
the Bachelor of Science in Nursing for Registered Nurses (RN-BSN) program in Morristown.
Degree offerings at the King’s Hardin Valley location in Knoxville will include BBA,
RN-BSN, Bachelor of Science in Psychology (Psych), Bachelor of Science in Communication
(Comm), Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), and MBA. GPS students in Knoxville will
also have the opportunity to study the most recent addition to the program – Bachelor
of Science in Allied Health (BSAH).
New this fall, Pellissippi State Community College students in Strawberry Plains will
have two transfer options - Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), or Bachelor
of Science for Registered Nurses (RN-BSN).
For information about King’s GPS programs, contact the Office of Admissions at 800.362.0014,
firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit http://gps.king.edu.