Theresa Lucas

Student Support Coach

Theresa serves as a Student Support Coach at Noodle. She comes to Noodle with more than a decade of experience in education including academic advising, student support, leadership, tutoring, and career development. She is passionate about helping students develop holistically and reach their personal idea of success. Theresa earned her Bachelor's Degree in Child, Adult and Family Services from Iowa State University, a Master's Degree in Postsecondary Administration and Student Affairs from the University of Southern California (USC), and a certificate in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion from the University of Southern Florida. She is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Organizational Change and Leadership from USC.

A military brat, Theresa grew up in a variety of environments. Those experiences taught her how important it is to be kind, how much of a difference it can make to ensure folks feel included, and the value of a service mindset. She lives with her Husband, two daughters, and three pups in Long Beach, CA, and enjoys spending her free time traveling or by the ocean.