Undergraduate Programs Office
Contact Tonisha for one-on-one advising with an emphasis on advising computer science, data centric, and secure computing majors which includes course selection and registration, creating plans of study, monitoring progress to graduation, and performing graduation clearances. Tonisha explains college and university policies and procedures via email and in person, and she works with students not meeting satisfactory academic progress to address deficiencies and create remediation plans. Further, she provides students with information about internships, co-ops, and accelerated Master's program opportunities in CS.
Tonisha is a native of Charleston, SC with a daughter that is studying Veterinarian medicine, two younger sons, and a Weimaraner named Zeus. She worked with Computer Systems Technology students for six years before coming to VT, and she has enjoyed experiencing the creative technology-driven solutions that students have developed. Tonisha has a B.S. in Sociology and M.S.Ed. in Adult Education which has allowed her the ability to serve and give back by advising students for 14 yrs.