Teri D. Hayslett
Administrative Assistant, DEPARTMENT OF JOURNALISM
About Teri D. Hayslett
Administrative Assistant Teri D. Hayslett joined the Department of Journalism in February 2012. She has a B.A. in English from Fisk University in Nashville, Tenn., and worked for The Commercial Appeal for 15 years as a Library Assistant, a "My Life Page" Assistant Editor and Editor, and as a copy editor. As a Scripps Howard Fellow, she was the multi-media editor for The Commercial Appeal's "Faith In Memphis" column and website for award-winning columnist, David Waters.
In her spare time, Teri attempts DIY projects without the instructions, curates her ever growing collection of writing craft books, is planning a novel, and spoiling her very snarky basenji, Zumi.