Student Care Staff

Rebecca Romine

Rebecca Romine
Director of Student Care

Degree:  M.B.A., Jacksonville State University
B.S., Computer Information Systems, Jacksonville State University

Hometown:  Weaver, AL

Hobbies/Interests:  Watching Netflix and movies, traveling, spending time with family, friends, and my kitties, getting mani/pedis, and shopping.

At Belhaven:  Rebecca serves as the Director of Student Care. In addition to this, she works in collaboration with the Athletic Department to provide support and assistance to student-athletes as they work to achieve their academic and personal goals. Rebecca’s favorite part of her job is getting to meet and form relationships with the students she works with.

Keri Jensen

Keri Jensen
Associate Director of Student Care

Degree:  B.S., Business Administration, Belhaven University

Hometown:  Speculator, NY

Hobbies/Interests:  Traveling, going to the lake, cooking, working out, training for half-marathons, spending time with friends, family, her sweet rescue pup, Needtobreathe concerts, candy stores, cheering for the New England Patriots, and attending Redeemer Church.

At Belhaven:  Keri meets with students to ensure that their college experience is one where students can thrive academically to achieve their goals, and grow spiritually and personally for the Glory of God. In addition, she serves to keep parents engaged and connected to the life of Belhaven and resources available throughout different means of communication. Keri’s favorite part of her job is being able to encourage, support and relationally invest in the lives of students throughout college. Keri’s hope is that these students would be reminded of the Lord’s goodness and sovereignty, and know that their strengths, gifts and talents are valued.

Shamekia Black
Academic Advising Specialist 

Degree: B.A. Psychology, Millsaps College

Hometown: Canton, MS

Hobbies/Interests: Reading, shopping, spending time with family, friends, watching tv and movies, watching sports, working with different ministries at Pleasant Green M.B. Church.

At Belhaven: Shamekia meets with students to help them understand and meet their degree requirements, make responsible decisions, and set realistic goals. Shamekia encourages her students to be the best version of themselves. Shamekia’s favorite part of the job is building lasting relationships with all of her students.