Christie Poteet

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Christie Poteet is the Director of the Office for Community and Civic Engagement at the University of North Carolina Pembroke (UNCP). She is a graduate of Berea College in Berea, Kentucky and UNC Greensboro, and is currently an Educational Leadership in Higher Education Administration doctoral candidate at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. During her time at UNCP, Christie has helped to grow UNCP’s service experience to include over 3,400 students dedicating 34,000 service hours to our community, helped institutionalize academic service-learning, and developed UNCP’s on-campus food pantry and emergency homeless shelter for students. In addition to her role as Director of the Office for Community and Civic Engagement, Christie has served as an adjunct instructor in the Department of Mass Communication and works with probation students through the Center for Student Success.