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Micah J. Reed

Micah J. Reed

Retention Specialist


304-293-6579micah.reed@mail.wvu.edu2215Reynolds Hall

Undergraduate Programs

Micah J. Reed

Retention Specialist


Micah's primary responsibility is to provide advisement to students in the John Chambers College of Business and Economics. Through this role Micah provides support services for students to promote retention and academic success. He also coordinates and implements a comprehensive set of support services designed to ensure the success of undergraduate business students as measured by increases in retention and graduation rates. This is done though building authentic relationships with students that ultimately promotes student persistence, trust, and accountability. 

Micah previously worked in Residence Life & Housing as a Resident Assistant, Graduate Hall Director at Edinboro University. He also worked in University Housing as a Residence Hall Director at California University of Pennsylvania and a Resident Director in Residential Life & Housing at Radford University. In addition to those professional opportunities, He has worked in the Academic Success Center at Edinboro University and California University of Pennsylvania as an Academic Success Coach.

Micah believes that providing academic support to students goes beyond providing students with resources to be successful. He also believes in focusing on the whole student and assisting students achieve self-actualization. 

Micah's Higher Ed passion areas include Academic Success & Retention, Residence Life, New Student Oientation and First Year Experience. 

Micah enjoys gaming, spending time with friends, family, and his Siberian husky Ollie. 





  • M.A. College Counseling, Edinboro University
  • B.A. Mass Communications/ Journalism Public Relations; Edinboro University

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