Sean Spinks, MPA, CPFM

Assistant Director
Office: Kent Library 412-D 

Sean Spinks joined the Academic Support Centers in August 2011 as a Graduate Assistant. Mr. Spinks joined the professional staff as the Retention Coordinator in August 2013. His role involves creating a beneficial learning environment through innovation, leadership, and collaboration by serving as an advocate and a resource for student development and success.

Professional Interests:
Higher Education and Government Policies
Retention and Student Success
Engagement and Career Exploration

Focus St. Louis (Diversity Leadership Fellowship-Class 4)
National Society of Leadership and Success (Campus Advisor)
Certified Financial Personal Manger (Inceptia)

Workshops and Presentations:
Sustaining First-Generation Students Conference – Springfield, MO, October 6, 2017~Presentation Title: We are Responsible for Creating a Supportive Environment that Empowers First-Generation Students to be Successful
Unmasking Masculinity – Kirksville, MO, October 2, 2017 ~ Workshop/ Panel Discussion: The social construction of males in society
Wyman Center (Pre-Collegiate Partner) Summer Camp – Cape Girardeau, MO, July 14, 2017 ~ Presentation Title: Debt Management & Society

Doctorate of Education (Ed.D), University of Missouri-Columbia, June 2017—Present
Master of Public Administration, Southeast Missouri State University, August 2013
Bachelor of Science in Health & Human Services, Southeast Missouri State University, August 2010


(573) 986-6135
University Center 202

Academic Support Centers
One University Plaza, MS1850
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701