For release: March 27, 2012
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Destin Tucker has received the Outstanding Orientation Professional Award for Region
VI of the National Orientation Directors Association (NODA). Tucker is an orientation
and special events coordinator for the Office of Recruitment and Orientation Services
at the University of Memphis.
She has worked in that capacity since 2007 and has distinguished herself by her active
involvement not only on the U of M campus, but also at the state level of NODA, serving
as a Tennessee State Coordinator. She was instrumental in persuading NODA to hold
its 2013 Southern Regional Orientation Workshop at the University of Memphis. The
event will be the largest conference the University has ever held.
Tucker holds a bachelor’s of business administration degree from the University of
Memphis and a master of science in college student personnel from the University of
Tennessee at Knoxville.