- B.S. in Criminology, East Tennessee State University
- M.A. in Sports Management, East Tennessee State University
- M.S. in Academic Advising, Kansas State University (in progress)
Cornell joined the staff in October of 2014 to serve as the PAWS Coordinator/Academic
Counselor for Men’s Soccer. Prior to joining the University of Memphis staff, Cornell
was a graduate assistant and the Assistant Academic Advisor at East Tennessee State
University from 2012 through 2014.
While obtaining his undergraduate degree at East Tennessee State University, Cornell
was a thrower on the men’s track and field team. He is originally from Miami, FL,
and enjoys community service, spending time with friends and family, sports, movies,
music, and food.
In addition to serving as the PAWS Coordinator/Academic Counselor, Cornell is a member
of National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics (N4A).
Favorite quote: Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your
life. – Confucius