Meet the Staff

Meet the Staff

SFair.9142Director: Stacy Fair, M.Ed. Not only dedicated to the Office of Parents & Families Services, Ms. Fair oversees the E. Carroll Joyner Visitor Center, the University Ambassador Program and the North Carolina State University’s annual fall University Open House. Having been with State since 2006,  she has become a stakeholder in many events and activities and is dedicated to making every prospective student, parent, family, and visitor feel right at home when they come to campus. On the academic side, Stacy is pursuing a doctorate degree in Technology Education, and is the proud owner of a converted electric minivan and two electric vehicle charging stations installed in the Joyner Visitor Center parking lot.

Resampled_2013-02-22_09-28-24_418 edited 2Assistant Director: Kerri Fowler, M.S. Joining the Wolf Pack in December of 2012, Ms. Fowler manages all web, print and electronic communications that help to keep you informed. Hailing from the green mountains of Vermont, Ms. Fowler brings almost a decade of experience working with college students and families. With an education background in the human service and non-profit sector she returned back to her roots coordinating child-health research at the University of Vermont.  When the project concluded Ms. Fowler was anxious to return back to her work with students in the college setting. Working collaboratively with parents, students and families, is a passion that perfectly marries her professional and education background together with her sustained commitment to student success and family enrichment.

VIS.2616.2Program Assistant: Valerie Oti, M.Ed. Ever wonder who that friendly voice on the other end of the Help Line was? Now you know. Ms. Oti has assisted thousands of parents who have called the Help Line or emailed their questions and concerns. Additionally, she manages the Very Important Parent Discount Program and is the founder of the Parents & Families Services Volunteer Program.  To date, she has been with North Carolina State University’s Office of Parents & Families Services since 2000 and resides in Raleigh with her husband and daughter.