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Jeremy Wilkes

Director of Student Services/Housing
Campus Location: 
Main Campus
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Jeremy Wilkes has been with Baptist College of Health Sciences since August 2002. He is currently serving as the Director of Student SErvices and Housing. Jeremy holds both his undergraduate (B.A. in Communication and Fine Arts, 1993) and graduate (M.S. in Counseling and Personnel Services, 1996) degrees from the University or Memphis. Jeremy serves on the Business Council, the Safety Council (as the Co-Chair), the Student Affairs Committee, and the SGA (as an Advisor). Jeremy supervises all Residence Life matters and the Resident Advisors as well as the College Services Coordinators. Jeremy is married to Jenny and they have two children, Rachel and Joshua.  Jeremy is a member at Independent Presbyterian Church.  Jeremy’s top five StrengthsQuest themes are Belief, Developer, Ideation, WOO, and Positivity.



Hometown: I grew up a Navy Kid, so I’m pretty much hometown-less. I’ve lived in Memphis longer than anywhere, and claim it as my hometown.

College: B.A. in Communication and Fine Arts, Memphis State University. M.A. in Counseling and Personnel Services, University of Memphis.

Interests: Spending time with my family, playing games, sports (mostly watching), movies, and missions and service work.

Books I Recommend: In The Name of Jesus by Henri Nouwen, Sgt. York: His Life, Legend & Legacy: The Remarkable Untold Story of Sergeant Alvin C. York by John Perry, Living Your Strengths, by Wiseman, Clifton, and Liesveld, Letters from a Nut by Ted L. Nancy.

Favorite Movies: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Great Escape, The Lord of the Rings- the Trilogy.

In My iPod: Jill Phillips, Andrew Peterson, Bebo Norman, U2, Carolina Rain, Josh Wilson, and many other Christian artists. 

Favorite Bible Verses: Ephesians 2:8-9 Proverbs 3:27