Meet Your Recruiters

Choosing the right college is one of the most important decisions of your life, and TJC is proud to be considered among your choices. We offer our students a wide range of programs, more than 50 student organizations, numerous athletic events, and an attractive campus. Our recruiters provide the information you may need to better understand services and opportunities provided by our college. Their primary purpose is to assist prospective students with the admissions process and answer any questions you may have about programs of study, the admissions process, scholarships and financial aid opportunities and extracurricular activities.

Our recruiters provide educational presentations at various events throughout the East Texas region including, but not limited to, high school visits, expos, exhibits, and community functions. High school visits include: cafeteria set-ups, classroom visits, assembly presentations and one-on-one meetings with students as requested

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Megan Haisten

DEGREE: Associate of Arts; Bachelors of Applied Arts & Sciences

ALMA MATER: Tyler Junior College; A&M University at Commerce

FUN FACT: I love to sing, cook and enjoy life to the fullest with my husband and new baby!

SCHOOLS: Whitehouse HS • Van HS • All Saints Episcopal School • Bishop Thomas K Gorman HS • Texas Homeschooled • King’s Academy Christian School-Tyler • The Brook Hill School • Good Shepherd School


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Lesly Suarez

DEGREE: Bachelors in Social Work

ALMA MATER: University of Texas at Arlington

FUN FACT: I love to read and cook and hope to live in Hawaii someday.

SCHOOLS: Grand Saline HS • New Summerfield HS • Quitman HS • Jacksonville HS • Rusk HS • Troup HS • Grace Community School • Hawkins HS • Bullard HS • Winona Jr Sr HS


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Courtney Pickett

DEGREE: Bachelors of Psychology

ALMA MATER: University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

FUN FACT: I was a dance captain in college and I absolutely love to sing.

SCHOOLS: Robert E. Lee HS • John Tyler HS • Cumberland Academy HS


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Emily Gora

DEGREE: Education

ALMA MATER: Stephen F. Austin State University

FUN FACT: I am a citizen of Sweden and I love to paint and draw in my free time.

SCHOOLS: Lindale HS • Chapel Hill HS • Mineola HS • Arp HS • Alba Golden HS • Yantis HS • East Texas Christian Academy Premier HS • Christian Heritage School