shodges17Sara Hodges
Admissions Counselor
1-800-AVERETT, ext. 7100

Sara is a 2011 graduate of Defiance College with a B.S. degree in Wellness and Corporate Fitness minor in Recreation. Her time at Defiance she was a member of the volleyball team, Student Athlete Advisory Committee, and the Dance Marathon Committee. She also won the outstanding senior award for Wellness and Corporate Fitness. She then came to Averett in 2012 as a Graduate Assistant to the Volleyball team graduating in December 2014 with her Master’s in Business Administration. During her spare time she enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends. Sara is a native of Toledo, Ohio and currently resides in Danville, VA with her husband, Cliff.

What is one piece of advice you would have for a student choosing Averett?

My advice is get involved, getting involved with something that includes clubs on campus, intramurals, sports, or just simply being a fan. There is really a ton of options to get involved in at Averett and it will make your experience unforgettable.

Favorite place in Danville?

My Favorite place in Danville is the River Walk, it is just an awesome trail along the river that you can run, walk, or bike. The river walk is very peaceful relaxing place to be.

What do you love most about AU?

My favorite thing about Averett is the family atmosphere. Also I enjoy watching the different sports teams and being a fan!

Sara is responsible for counseling students from the states of Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, Utah, Arizona, Nevada and California and Virginia Counties of Highland, Augusta, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Page, Culpeper, Rappahannock, Warren, Frederick, Clarke, Fauquier, Prince William, Loudoun, Fairfax, Alexandria, Falls Church, Fairfax City, Manassas Park, Winchester, Harrisonburg, Staunton, Waynesboro, Stafford and Spotsylvania.

North Carolina Counties of Franklin, Warren, Halifax, Northampton, Hertford, Gates, Camden, Currituck, Nash, Edgecombe, Chowan, Bertie, Perquimans, Pasquotank, Wilson, Martin, Washington, Tyrrell, Dare, Johnston, Wayne, Greene, Pitt, Beaufort, Hyde, Chatham, Lee, Moore, Harnett, Mecklenburg, Union, Anson, Richmond, Scotland, Hoke, Cumberland, Robson, Bladen, Sampson, Columbus, Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender, Duplin, Onslow, Lenoir, Jones, Craven, Pamlico, and Carteret.