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Jessica Lewis

Jessica Lewis


Professional Academic Advisor

Office Building

Wagner Hall



Mailing Address

Wagner Hall 251
College of AHSS-Box 2275A
University Station
Brookings, SD 57007


Jessica Lewis is Professional Academic Advisor in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at South Dakota State University.


M.S. in Counseling & Human Resource Development - Student Personnel Services Specialization, South Dakota State University (2011)
M.S. in Communication Studies and Journalism - Communication Studies Specialization, South Dakota State University (2011)
B.A. in Spanish and History - Teacher Education Specialization, South Dakota State University (2004)

Academic Interests/Expertise

Transfer Students
Advisor Development
Technology implementation and Advising

Academic Responsibilities

Advising and Retention Coordinator for The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Committee Activities

Connect State Training Team, 2013-present
Professional Staff Advisor Council, Member & Historian, 2017-present
LEADSTATE, coach, 2014-2016, 2018-present

Awards and Honors

SDSU Professional Staff Advisory Council Award for Excellence in the Professional Role, 2016
Marcus Boesen Memorial Award, South Dakota College Personnel Association, 2014

Professional Memberships

National Academic Advising Association, member, present
National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, member, 2010-present
South Dakota Higher Education Association, member, 2010-present, board member 2015-2016
South Dakota Counseling Association, member 2006, 2009-present