Kerns Named Enrollment Adviser at Davis & Elkins College

Date Posted: 

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Elkins – Davis & Elkins College alumna Jessica Kerns has been appointed as an enrollment adviser at her alma mater. As a member of the admission team, she will assist prospective students and their families learn more about the College’s private, liberal arts education.

Kerns will serve families in West Virginia and Ohio.

A native of Waverly, West Virginia, Kerns earned a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology and human services from D&E in 2018. Forming leadership skills as a student, she was a member of the volleyball team and the women’s lacrosse team, and served as a student assistant volleyball coach in her senior year. Kerns also worked as a student sports information assistant and was a member of the game day communications and media team.

Prior to her appointment at D&E, Kerns worked as a substitute teacher in the Belpre (Ohio) City Schools system and as a private home health care provider. She is currently pursuing a Master of Arts degree in clinical mental health counseling at Southern New Hampshire University. 

Davis & Elkins College will host open house sessions on April 27 and June 15. Private visits also can be scheduled. For additional information, call Admission Event Coordinator Angie Goodwin at 304-637-1230 or email

Related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Davis & Elkins College is located in Elkins, 2 hours east of Charleston, 3 hours south of Pittsburgh and 4 hours west of Washington, D.C. For more information, please visit the College website at or call 304-637-1243.

Kerns Named Enrollment Adviser at Davis & Elkins College