McConnell Center welcomes Freels to staff
Feb. 27, 2013 - Jessica Freels, of Knoxville, Tenn., joins the Center as an administrative assistant.
As part of the McConnell Center team, Freels will contribute in a variety of ways–from financial management to student services, said Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center.
"We are very excited to have Jessica join us. She will be an essential part of the team," Gregg said. "We have been understaffed for more than a year now and are looking forward to getting back into the rhythm that will allow us to best serve our constituents on campus and in Kentucky."
Originally from Freeport, Texas, Freels previously worked for six years at the University of Tennessee, where she earned a bachelor's degree in marketing.
Freels has been married to her husband, Matt, since August 2007. They have a daughter, Marley. Freels enjoys reading, spending time with family and friends and cheering for UT's football program.