Hailey Rodis is serving as the first-year honors advisor and leadership development specialist for the Honors College. She is working towards her Ph.D. in educational leadership from the College of Education and Human Development. She graduated with her master of arts degree in journalism and media studies from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2022. Hailey is interested in research regarding mentorship and learning barriers facing students. In her free time, she enjoys reading, watching hockey and spending time with her cats.