Todd Wyant has been Director of the Student-Athlete Enhancement Center since October 2009. He brings over 17 years of experience in the athletics-support services field to Middle Tennessee State University. Todd works directly with the football program while also supporting all aspects of the MTSU comprehensive academic and the B.R.A.S.S. life skills programs. Most recently he held the position of Assistant Director at Stony Brook University. He also spent two years working with the United States Ski and Snowboard Association where he was responsible for the management of the organization's interaction and communication with its elite team athletes. Prior to the USSA, Todd spent six years at Syracuse University as the Associate AD for Student-Athlete Services where he was responsible for the student-athlete development program that provided academic assistance, career and graduate school exploration and community service and personal development for more than 500 student-athletes. Prior to joining the staff at Syracuse, he was a member of the academic support staffs at Kansas State University and the University of Wyoming. He is a 1988 graduate of Montana State University - Billings, receiving a B.S. in Psychology. He also earned a M.S. in Leadership and Human Development from Wyoming in 1994.
Wynnifred Counts is beginning her nineteenth year with the Student-Athlete Enhancement Center currently serving as Associate Director. Prior to joining the center staff Counts taught school in the Bedford County School System. She earned both her B.S. and Masters Degree from Middle Tennessee. She initiated the tutorial program and the life skills program and has been an adjunct faculty for the past fifteen years. Wynnifred is the academic counselor for men's and women's basketball, baseball, and coordinates the CHAMPS/Life Skills Program.
Athlete Academic Counselor
Debbie Carroll has been an Athletic Academic Counselor with the SAEC from January 2005 to present. She has a M.A. in Clinical Psychology and a B.S. in Psychology from Middle Tennessee State University. Prior to joining the staff in the SAEC, she was an Academic Advisor with MTSU's Academic Support Center. In addition to her duties for the SAEC, Ms. Carroll is an adjunct faculty member for University Seminar and the Freshman Summer Institute Academy. Debbie is the academic counselor for volleyball, soccer, men's and women's track, and men's and women's golf.
Kimberly joined the Student-Athlete Enhancement Center staff in July 2010 after serving as Executive Assistant to the Director of Work Force and Continuing Education at Odessa College in Odessa, Texas. Kimberly resides in Murfreesboro with her husband, Mike, and sons, Noah and Kaleb.
Angel Nathan has been a member of the SAEC staff since June 2007 serving as the Assistant Director. Prior to joining the Student-Athlete Enhancement Center, Angel worked in Athletic Academics at Florida International University and the University of Georgia, where she completed her undergraduate and graduate work. Ms. Nathan currently serves as the advisor for freshman football, men's and women's tennis, and softball programs.
Athletic Academic Counselor
Cassie Seten has been a member of the SAEC staff since January 2012. She works directly with the varsity student-athletes on the football team and is responsible for coordinating the tutor/mentor program and academic advising. Prior to MTSU, she coached soccer at the University of Missouri – Kansas City (UMKC) and worked in the capacity of a Learning Services Coordinator as well. She is a graduate of Kent State earning a B.A. in Communication Studies and earned a M.A. in Higher Education – Educational Administration from UMKC.