Mr. Glenn Baker

Postsecondary Navigator

Contact Info

Phone
(606) 546-1251
Location
3112 Sharp Academic Center
Education

1991 – Eastern Kentucky University – Elementary and Middle School Principal Certification

1989 – Eastern Kentucky University – Rank I – Supervision of Instruction

1986 – Eastern Kentucky University – Masters Elementary Education

1984 – Berea College – B.A. Elementary Education

Advising/Navigation

  • Provide guidance through development of individual career and academic plans.

  • Provide information on targeted career and educational pathways.

  • Coordinate services with relevant college departments and community agencies.

  • Support transition process from high school to college.

  • Identify support resources and success strategies for academic success.

  • Troubleshoot life barriers to support academic success.

  • Foster motivational skills within the students in relation to college persistence.

  • Follow up regularly with students to support college persistence and retention.

  • Travel to high schools for outreach purposes.

  • Designs, coordinates, and targets new intervention services, programs, and initiatives focused on student retention and development.

  • Solicits student feedback and experience with Post-Secondary Navigator Advising Program.

  • Coordinates, tracks, reports, and uses retention data research and analysis to identify obstacles to student achievement and retention.

Targeted High Schools/ Students

Union College Freshmen and High School Seniors wanting to attend Union College from the following schools:

  • Barbourville Independent

  • Bell County

  • Berea Independent

  • Breathitt Advocate

  • Breathitt County

  • Buckhorn

  • Clay County

  • Corbin Independent

  • Estill County

  • Garrard County

  • Hazard Independent

  • Jackson County

  • Jackson Independent

  • Knott County Central

  • Knox Central

  • Knox County Learning Academy

  • Lee County

  • Leslie County

  • Lynn Camp

  • Madison Central

  • Madison Southern

  • North Laurel

  • Laurel County

  • Owsley County

  • Perry County Central

  • Powell County

  • Pulaski County

  • Red Bird

  • Rockcastle County

  • Somerset High School

  • South Laurel

  • Southwestern Pulaski