Academic Advisors

Helping You Navigate

Department of Human Sciences
Dr. Veronica Oates - Interim Department Chair   
615-963-5625
voates@tnstate.edu

Child Development and Family Studies
Dr. Margaret Machara   
615-963-5628
mmachara@tnstate.edu

Fashion Merchandising
Dr. Pauline Sullivan   
615-963-5626
psulliva@tnstate.edu

Foods and Nutrition/Dietetics
Dr. Elyse Shearer 
615-963-4933
eshearer@tnstate.edu

Advisor at Large for FCS
Dr. Veronica Oates  
615-963-5625
voates@tnstate.edu