Annie Krieger (she/her/hers), Program Associate for the UNC-Charlotte's University Center for Academic Excellence, recently relocated to Charlotte from Northeast Ohio. Her role with UCAE provides support to the center's Director, budget maintenance and staffing. Previously a civil servant for the State of Ohio, with 24 years of service in higher education, Annie has been a valued employee of Kent State University as well as at Cuyahoga Community College. She looks forward to visiting her four children and two grandsons who continue to reside in Ohio, as much as possible. Annie enjoys international cuisine, spending time at the beach with her husband and family, as well as almost any new adventure.