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Jeaiza Quinones has worked in higher education for just over three years beginning with undergraduate advising and moving on to graduate level enrollment. A current graduate student, she enjoys assisting students in what can at times be a difficult process to navigate. She is a native of the U.S Virgin Islands who pursued her bachelor’s degree from Prairie View A&M University in Houston, Texas and is currently finishing a master’s degree at Syracuse University. Jeaiza is committed to partnering with students to help them determine if Pepperdine will make a good fit in an effort to make their graduate experience as pleasant and exciting as possible.
Jerel Short has been an Enrollment Advisor for almost 15 years. He enjoys working, meeting and helping new students realize their potential and achieve their goals. He earned his undergraduate degree in Fine Arts in Digital Media Production and Master of Business Administration, with a concentration in marketing.
Jerel enjoys working with a wide variety of people and is excited to share the great opportunities that the Pepperdine Graziadio School of Business has to offer and loves to see students grow professionally and personally during the program.
Outside of the office, Jerel enjoys hanging out with his kids and spending time outdoors, playing basketball, and going to the movies.
LaJuan Taylor has been an enrollment advisor for more than 10 years. In that time she has helped countless students achieve their goals in higher education. LaJuan believes that education has the power to change lives. That’s why she loves being a part of the enrollment process. As a native of Louisiana, she earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of New Orleans. Since then she has committed herself to connecting students to their ideal program. When students look for the next step in their career, LaJuan is honored to be the one to guide them.