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Jasmin Linares


  Jasmin Linares, US Army Veteran


      Jasmin Linares is the Coordinator for the Military Student Center at Austin Peay State University. She is an Army Veteran who has served since 1996, as an active duty and reserve soldier. She completed her Bachelor of Science in General Business from the University of Phoenix, a Bachelor of Art in Foreign Language from Austin Peay State University, and a Master of Science in Management from Austin Peay State University. She started working for Austin Peay in 2007 as a Veteran Affairs Technical Clerk and then as a VA Counselor in 2012. In November of 2013 she assumed the duties of the Military Student Center Coordinator. She also serves as a member of the Military Education Task Force for Austin Peay State University. Her personal interests include traveling, watching movies, and spending time with her daughter and cats.     



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Keli Chambers, APSU ROTC Cadet

   Graduate Assistant

        Keli Chambers is a graduate student pursuing her Master's Degree in Social Work. Keli is an APSU ROTC cadet and will commission into the US Army Reserves in Summer 2022. In her personal time, Keli enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. She enjoys giving back to the military community by helping them achieve their educational goals!


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  Chelsea A. Grant, US Air Force Veteran

   VA Work Study

        Chelsea A. Grant is an Air Force Veteran who completed 5 years of active duty, and is currently a military spouse. She is a VA Work Study student pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics. Chelsea completed a degree in Meterology Technology from Community College of the Air Force in 2012. She enjoy spending time with her two daughters and husband, gardening and being outside.



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Quinton Nunn, US Army Veteran

VA Work Study

        Quinton Nunn is a US Army Veteran currently working towards a degree in Geography with a minor in GIS at Austin Peay State University. He is a member of the APSU ROTC Governors Guard, and he plans to commission as an Active-Duty officer when he graduates from college. Quinton enjoys fitness, nutrition, and spending time with his young son, Eli. He likes to give advice and talk about military opportunities and programs.



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  Riley D. Walsh, US Army Veteran

VA Work Study

        Riley D. Walsh is an Army Veteran previously on Active Duty assigned to the 716th. He is currently a VA Work-Study pursuing his Bachelor's Degree in Business Marketing. Riley has completed his Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice attending a hometown community college but plans to pursue his Master of Science in Strategic Leadership at Austin Peay State University shortly after receiving his bachelor's. His interests include; Hiking, cooking/baking, traveling around the world, and spending time with his five dogs Luna, Lily, Leia, Bella, and DesiMay. "As a GreenZone Ally, it is an honor to continue serving those who serve and their families as a lifelong goal to continue giving back to all those who serve."



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Josiah Baker, Military Affiliated Student

VA Work Study

      Josiah is the son of CW3 (Retired) Joel Baker. He is a VA Work Study student pursuing a Bachelor's in Nursing, and plans to further serve the veteran community working for the VA healthcare system. He is a leader at the Baptist Collegiate Ministry on campus, and has been assisting veterans and their family members at APSU since 2018. In his free time, Josiah serves on mission trips across both North and Central America; leads a college ministry in the community, and spends his free time with his family.



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Gregory Miller, US Army Veteran

VA Work Study

        Greg is an Army Veteran that served 4 years on Active Duty. He is currently a VA Work Study who is pursuing his Bachelor Degree in Communications, with a concentration in Sports Communication media. He is also a member of the Clarksville Animation Club. Some of his interests include finding new music, laughing to some comedy, and driving to places with no destination. 



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Marshell Hayes, US Army Veteran

VA Work Study

     Marshell Hayes is a US Army Veteran currently pursuing his Master's degree in Social Work at Austin Peay State University. He plans to utilize his Master's degree to assist Veterans in all their endeavours. "I love working with and helping Veterans."  



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Edgar Maldonado, US Marine and Army Veteran VA Work Study

     Edgar Maldonado is a Marine and Army Veteran attending Austin Peay obtaining dual Bachelor's degree in Management and Marketing with a minor in Graphic Design. He is a member of Future Business Leaders of America, and the Vice President of Administration for Alpha Kappa Psi - Zeta Phi. Edgar does the Social Media Marketing for the MSC. "I enjoy giving back to the military community. Without the military, I would not be the person I am today and for that I am eternally grateful."