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Lisa Loar, Ed.D

Director, Care and Resilence


Lisa Loar serves as the Director of Care and Resilience in the Office of the Dean of Students. In this role, she works to help distressed or distressing students reach their academic goals and to help maintain a safe community and learning environment for all students.

Favorite spot on campus and favorite UT tradition

Favorite spot on campus is the UT gardens! My favorite UT tradition is that Vols help Vols. To me knowing that I am looking out for all other Vols and they have my back really means a lot to me and I hope to all of the Vol Family.


Top 5 CliftonStrengths

Learner | Individualization | Achiever | Activator | Maximizer


 gardening, cooking for family & friends, snowboarding, game nights, and hiking

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B.S., Counseling, Johnson University, TN

M.A., Marriage & Family Therapy/Professional Counseling, Johnson University, TN

Ed.D., Higher Education & Executive Leadership, Lincoln Memorial University, TN 

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