Piper’s background spans from education, psychology and counseling. From her first job as a swimming instructor, to teaching graduate level counseling courses at MSU, to working in dual enrollment, almost every position she has held has been in an educational and teaching capacity. She has degrees in psychology, education and counseling and licensed counseling certifications in both capacities from 2008 to 2019. She completed her doctorate in higher education administration instruction in 2015. All of her experiences have focused on providing people with support and the tools necessary to be more successful in life. She enjoys the learning process and helping other reach their educational potential.