Contact Us

    Interim Director of Retention Services

Ben StinnettBen Stinnett
(270) 809-2274
bstinnett@murraystate.edu

Ben Stinnett has worked in the Retention Office since August of 2012 and is currently the Interim Director of Retention Services. This office Facilitates Mapworks, coordinates the Parent and Family Connection, meets with students one-on one, oversees the Great Beginnings Leader and Peer Mentor program, as well as other student success initiatives. Mr. Stinnett received his bachelor of science and mater's degree from Murray State University.
 
     Interim Retention Specialist

MatthewMatthew Hicks       
(270) 809-5344

mhicks8@murraystate.edu

Matthew (Matt) Hicks is currently the Interim Retention Specialist at Murray State University. He received his bachelor of arts at the Northern Kentucky University and is pursing his master's degree at MSU. Mr. Hicks served as a Graduate Assistant since 2014 in the Retention Office.

 

 

Graduate Assistant 

Amanda Blankenship

(270)809-5335

ablankenship2@murraystate.edu 

Amanda Blankenship is currently a Graduate Assistant for the Retention Office at Murray State University. She recieved her bachelor of arts and letters at Austin Peay State University. She is pursuing her mater's degree at MSU in Post-Secondary Education. Her primary focus is working with social media, Great Beginnings Leader and Peer Mentor programs. 

 

Graduate Assistant 

Christina Moody 

(270)809-5343

cmoody@murraystate.edu 

Christina Moody is currently a Graduate Assistant for the Retention Office at Murray State University. She is pursuing her second master's degree in Post-Secondary Education. She graduated from Murray State with her first master's degree in Counseling. Her primary focus is working with seniors graduating.