Ms. Trever L. Thomas currently serves as a Program Manager II for the Jack J. Valenti – School of Communication at the University of Houston. Having been born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio she has lived in Houston, Texas since August, 2018. Trever started advising in 2014 at Middle Tennessee State University – Murfreesboro, TN, and prior to that she has spent the past 20+ years working in other Higher Ed campus capacities including Admissions and First Year Experience/Orientation. Trever has been involved with NACADA and TEXAAN for over 15 years. She received her Bachelors in Social Work from Wright State University (Dayton, Ohio), and a Master’s in Education from the University of Cincinnati (Cinti, Ohio). Her passion not only includes adjunct teaching, and academic advising, but also bringing awareness to the mental health and wellness of Advisors themselves. Trever is a proud member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc (Divine 9) and in her spare time enjoys volunteering, time with family/friends, and relaxing.