Student Success Center

My Success Coach

All first and second year students at Xavier are assigned a success coach.  You can find your assignment on the student hub ( under the 'Contacts' tab. You can also consult the list for coaches that work with specific majors below. This list is for first year student assignments only. Second year students will keep the same coach they had last year. If you have questions, please contact us at   

To schedule an appointment with your coach, follow these instructions. Online scheduling of virtual success coaching appointments is by Zoom or phone. You can also choose to meet in person.   

Success Coaches by Major

List of majors and coaches
Major Success Coach Phone Email
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Accounting Que Graves 513-745-1915
Actuarial Science Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294
Advertising Whitney Menser 513-745-2995

Applied Biology (Forestry)

Karin Admiraal 513-745-4335
Applied Chemistry (Pre-Engineering) Mollie Labeda  513-745-3294
Applied Physics Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294
Art Whitney Menser 513-745-2995


Karin Admiraal 513-745-4335

Biomedical Sciences

Laura Frazier 513-745-3506
Biophysics Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294
Business Analytics Que Graves 513-745-1915
Business Undecided Autumn Richards 513-745-3056
Chemical Science Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294
Chemistry Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294
Classics and Philosophy Honors AB Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294
Comm Arts Undecided Whitney Menser 513-745-2995
Communication Studies Whitney Menser 513-745-2995
Computer Science Whitney Menser 513-745-2995
Criminal Justice Kristin Kucia 513-745-4861
Digital Innovation, Film and TV Whitney Menser 513-745-2995
Digital Media Whitney Menser 513-745-2995
Econ, Sustainability and Society Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294
Economics Que Graves 513-745-2971
Engineering Physics Mollie Labeda 513-745-1915
English Whitney Menser 513-745-2995
Entrepreneurial Studies Que Graves 513-745-1915

Environmental Science

Karin Admiraal 513-745-4335
Exercise Science Barb Garand 513-745-2975  


Student Last Name A-J: Mollie
Student Last Name K-Z: Whitney

Mollie Labeda
Whitney Menser



Fine Arts Whitney Menser 513-745-2995
Finance Que Graves 513-745-1915
Gender and Diversity Studies Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294
Graphic Design Whitney Menser 513-745-2995
Health Services Administration - Information Management Kristin Kucia 513-745-4861
Health Services Administration - Long Term Care Kristin Kucia 513-745-4861
History Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294
Information Systems Que Graves 513-745-1915
International Business Que Graves 513-745-1915
International Studies - Europe Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294

Life Sciences for Business

Karin Admiraal 513-745-4335
Liberal Arts Barb Garand 513-745-2975  
Management Que Graves 513-745-1915  
Marketing Que Graves 513-745-1915  
Mathematics Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  
Middle Childhood Education Kristin Kucia 513-745-4861  
Modern Languages Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  
Modern Languages &  International Economics  Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  
Montessori Education Barb Garand 513-745-2975  
Music Whitney Menser 513-745-2995  
Music Education Whitney Menser 513-745-2995  
Musical Theatre Whitney Menser 513-745-2995  
Music Performance Whitney Menser 513-745-2995  


Karla Helton

Philosophy, Politics and The Public Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  
Philosophy Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  
Physics Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  
Political Science Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  
Pre-Pharmacy Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  
Primary Education (P-5) Kristin Kucia 513-745-4861
Psychology Kristin Kucia 513-745-4861
Public Relations Whitney Menser 513-745-2995  
Social Work Barb Garand 513-745-2975  
Sociology Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  
Spanish Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  
Special Education Kristin Kucia 513-745-24861  

Sport Management

Barb Garand 513-745-2975

Sport Marketing Barb Garand 513-745-2975  
Strategic Human Resource Management Que Graves 513-745-1915  
Sustainability: Econ and Management Que Graves 513-745-1915  
Teaching Physical Sciences Barb Garand 513-745-2975  
Theatre Whitney Menser 513-745-2995  
Theatre Education Whitney Menser 513-745-2995  
Theology Mollie Labeda 513-745-3294  


Table of affinity group Success Coaches

List of majors and coaches
Major Success Coach Phone
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Any veteran or veteran dependent, regardless of major Nate Ray 513-745-3685
Any TRiO student, regardless of major Dr. Daniel McSpadden 513-745-3756
Any TRiO student, regardless of major Hanna Tegegne 513-745-3784
Any TRiO student, regardless of major Meshia Carter 513-745-3747
Any international student, regardless of major Tsvety Karaivanova 513-745-2804
Student Athletes - BAS, WBB, M/W SWM Angela Wyss 513-745-3708
Student Athletes- MBB, MGO, MSO, VOL Sarah Naas 513-745-3778
Student Athletes - MTN, WGO, WTN, M/W CC, M/W TRF JP Parham 513-745-3115