Dr. Lauren Harding

Executive Director of the Student Success Center Office of Student Success

Dr. Lauren Harding joined the Office of Student Success as a Student Success Coach in the Fall of 2021. Her experience in higher education includes a case manager internship at Metropolitan Community College and a teaching assistantship at West Virginia University. Her specialty is working with students to build fundamental study and organizational skills and collaborating with faculty and staff to better serve students. She teaches sections of the GNST developmental courses each semester, and collaborates with the E&H music department as a member of the brass quintet.


Outside of E&H, Dr. Harding is a member of the Johnson City Symphony Orchestra and enjoys reading, cross stitching, and quilting in her free time.


  • University of Missouri-Kansas City, DMA
  • West Virginia Univerity, MM
  • University of Tennessee-Knoxville, BM and minor in business


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