Career Services Staff

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Greg Hawkins, Dean of Student Life

Name:  Greg Hawkins

Title:  Dean of Students

Hometown:  Chicago, IL

Degree:  B.A., Biblical Studies, Belhaven University; M.A., Higher Education, Geneva College

Hobbies/Interests:  I enjoy spending quality time with family and friends, playing and watching sports, and watching movies.

At Belhaven:  Greg Hawkins serves as the Dean of Students, overseeing all residence life activities, including housing, hall programs, discipline/crisis issues, international student care, and selecting and developing the residence life staff. He also oversees the career, dining, and counseling services of the campus. He plays a vital role by partnering with other faculty and staff in fostering an environment where students can grow not only academically but relationally, spiritually, and socially.

Kimberly Kern

Name:  Kimberly Kern

Title:  Director of Student Life

Hometown:  Clarksdale, MS

Degrees:  B.A., Health & Recreation, Tougaloo College; M.S., Sport Administration, Eastern Kentucky University

Hobbies/Interests:  Reading, playing/watching sports, listening to live music and spending time with my family and friends.

At Belhaven:  Kim Kern is the Director of Student Life. She works with the Career Services and Student Life teams in the areas of housing, dining services, career coaching and campus programming. She enjoys the ability to work with college students and help mature them into young adults who are unashamed to live out their purpose for God. It is her hope that she can serve Belhaven and it’s students by being an example of Christ in her daily life and work.


Name:  Claire T. Langley

Title:  Director of Career Services and Work Study Coordinator

Hometown:  Yazoo City, MS

Degree:  B.S., Business Administration, William Carey University; M.S., Leadership (2013)

Hobbies:  Family, building mentoring relationships, do-it-yourself home renovation, and travel

At Belhaven:  Claire makes a habit of building relationships that foster personal growth within students. In the Work Study program she helps students to develop job skills through interviews, accountability and time management. Through Career Services she offers students the opportunity to brainstorm and test out their personal and career goals and passions along with helping them to develop practical job seeking skills.