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Employee Profile

Taja Hereford

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Wellness Education
COORDINATOR WELLNESS EDUCATION
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642 ALL AMERICAN DR
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-6543
Joined UM: June 12, 2017

Areas of Expertise

  • COMMUNITY HEALTH PROMOTION AND EDUCATION
  • FITNESS AND LEISURE ACTIVITIES
  • PUBLIC HEALTH
  • PUBLIC SPEAKING
  • STUDENT AFFAIRS
  • WELLNESS
  • WORKPLACE HEALTH PROMOTION

Brief Bio

Taja Hereford received her B.A. from Beloit College, a private liberal arts college in Wisconsin, in Health and Society. After completing her undergraduate degree, she completed her Master of Public Health in Physical Activity and Public Health at the University of South Carolina. Taja now works at the University of Mississippi in the Department of Campus Recreation as the Coordinator for Wellness Education. She advises the Student Wellness Ambassador organization, and is heavily involved in the student body.

Committee Memberships

Demonstration & Assembly Response Team
Other Kind of Committee
University Standing Committee