Meet the Aresty Research Center Staff

Tamiah BrevardTamiah N. Brevard, Director, is an alumna of Rutgers-New Brunswick. She earned a B.A. in Communication and minored in Puerto Rican and Caribbean Studies. She received an M.A. in Higher Education and Student Affairs Personnel from New York University. Most recently, Ms. Brevard served as Assistant Director of Admissions and Financial Aid at New York University School of Professional Studies gaining experience with new student recruitment, international research, global education and travel, development, and grant writing.  She is devoted to educational access, student success, and providing students with a well-rounded undergraduate experience.

Candice HaiglerCandice M. Height-Haigler, Assistant Director, received her M.B.A. in Marketing from Fordham University, Gabelli School of Business in New York City and Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from Canisius College in Buffalo, NY. Ms. Height-Haigler holds 15+ years of broad-based professional experience within the financial services and higher education industries. Her professional expertise includes providing extensive program management and business strategy development to institutions such as Fordham University, Georgetown University, St. John’s University, and New York University. Ms. Height-Haigler has worked closely with both faculty and administration to develop recruitment strategies and student programming as well as customized executive education programs. Outside of her administrative functions, Ms. Height-Haigler will focus on improving and maintaining processes and procedures that support Aresty initiatives and programs from an operations and technology perspective.