Peer Mentoring

Peer Mentors

Peer mentors are a free resource for all students at the W. There are mentors for multiple subject areas available for live mentoring sessions or via zoom upon request. To get started, find the subject you wish to set up a mentoring session for, check the mentor's hours of availability and drop in to their scheduled library hours in the lobby of the Fant Memorial Library.


Meet the Mentors

Autumn Bigham

Autumn Bigham – Intermediate Math / College Algebra

Hi! I'm Autumn Bigham, a math education student from Caledonia, MS. During my free time, I like to crochet and watch Glee with my fiancé. This semester I am excited to get to know each of the new students, as well as help each student achieve their academic goals.


My library hours are:
Monday: 2:00-6:00pm
Wednesday: 2:00-6:00pm 
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm

Mallory Parker

Mallory Parker – Engage Learning Community

My name is Mallory Parker. I am a biology major from Mantachie, MS, and I am the peer mentor for all Learning Skills classes. I am on the tennis team here at the W, and it's one of my favorite things to do! I am excited about peer mentoring because I love seeing people learn and accomplish their goals


My library hours are:
Monday: 6:00pm- 7:00pm
Tuesday: 6:00pm- 7:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am- 10:00am
Friday: 11:00am- 1:00pm

Joseph Fennell

Joseph Fennell – Reading for College Success

Hello, my name is Joseph Fennell and I am a nursing major from New Albany, MS. I enjoy playing tennis for fun and spending time with my friends. I am excited to be a peer mentor this year because I understand what it’s like to not know something or struggle in a particular area! I am peer mentoring College Reading.


My library hours are:
Monday: 5:00pm-6:30pm
Tuesday: 3:00pm-5:00pm
Wednesday: 5:00pm-6:30pm
Thursday: 3:00pm-5:00pm

Kayla Redmond

Kayla Redmond – Chemistry / Biology

Hi! My name is Kayla Redmond. I am a Senior Biology and Chemistry major here at the W from Holmes County, MS. I love to travel and be a social butterfly! I’m excited about peer mentoring because I love to help students and develop bonds with them!


My library hours are:
Mondays: 10-11 am; 12-2 pm
Tuesdays: 10-11 am; 1-2 pm
Wednesdays: 10-11 am; 2-4 pm

Alexis Cameron

Alexis Cameron – Anatomy and Physiology

Hello my name is Alexis Cameron and I am a nursing major. I am from Jackson, MS and in my free time I enjoy snuggling on the couch and watching what’s trendy on Netflix. I am excited to use my peer mentor position to help guide my fellow classmates and to just offer them a form of support when needed.


My library hours are:
Monday: 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Tuesday: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 2:30pm- 4:30pm
Thursday: 3:30pm - 5:30pm 

Maggie Ledbetter

Maggie Ledbetter – Statistics

My name is Maggie Ledbetter. I am a Junior from Belmont, MS., and I am majoring in Speech Pathology. For fun, I enjoy being able to relax and binge watch T.V. shows. I am so excited to be a peer mentor this semester and be able to serve others.


My library hours are:
Tuesday: 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Thursday: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 12:30

Annie Sparks

Annie Sparks - Intermediate Math / College Algebra

Hello, my name is Annie Sparks. I am from Tuscumbia, Alabama, and I am a Secondary Mathematics major here at the W. I love sports, reading, and traveling. I am excited to be a peer mentor because it will give students a chance to meet with someone who is in their shoes as a student, to receive advice for campus life or their subject area.


My library hours are:
Monday: 2:30-4:30pm
Tuesday: 2:30-4:30pm
Wednesday: 2:30-4:30pm
Thursday: 2:30-4:30pm