Meet Our Pre-College Program Staff

Get to know the staff members leading our pre-college summer programs! You will have the opportunity to connect with them throughout the summer.

Justin RichardsonJustin Richardson

Native Education Forum

My name is Justin Richardson, a member of the Haliwa-Saponi tribe, and I’m from from Hollister, N.C. I attended NC State and graduated in December 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication. I work as an Assistant Director in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at NC State University, where I work with Native American recruitment and student outreach. I currently serve as Vice President for the NC State American Indian Alumni Society. I am looking forward to meeting you all!

 

Darrius Campbell

Darrius Campbell

Emerging Scholars Academy

I am Darrius Campbell, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions at NC State University. I am a native of Salisbury, N.C., home of my favorite soft drink, Cheerwine. With a passion for college access and pushing students towards higher education, I am driven to positively change the lives of students by propelling their thought processes into understanding and realizing their potential to succeed locally, nationally and internationally. I look forward to meeting all of you!

 

 

Jacqueline LopezJacqueline Lopez

CAMINOS

Hola a todos! I’m Jacqueline Lopez, and I am an Admissions Counselor in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at NC State. I graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2017 with majors in Latin American Studies and Public Policy, but I’ve been proudly representing the Wolfpack for almost two years. I am a first-generation college student, hija de inmigrantes from Mexico, and I’m passionate about college access and cooking delicious meals. Nos vemos pronto!

 

Joselyn BarrientosJoselyn Barrientos

CAMINOS

My name is Joselyn Barrientos and I am an Admissions Counselor in the NC State University Office of Undergraduate Admissions. I started my role as an Admissions Counselor in September 2019. I am an alumna of NC State and graduated in May 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in International Studies and a minor in Spanish. I grew up in a Costa Rican family in the Lake Norman area, but made my way to Raleigh when I left home for college. Being a first generation college student from a migrant family, I’m excited to share some awesome resources with you all!