Multicultural Student Life

Dametraus Jaggers, Associate Director, Retention and Student Engagement


Dametraus, is originally from Cleveland, Ohio. Prior to coming to the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, he provided leadership and direction for the Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Multicultural Student Center at Ohio State University at Mansfield.

Mr. Jaggers recived a Master of Education in Higher Education Administration and Student Personnel, and a Bachelors of Business Administration in Marketing, from Kent State University, in Kent, Ohio. Dametraus thinks of his role in supporting students as a “life calling”, rather than a job.

In his spare time, Dametraus enjoys spending time with his family, being active or playing the latest Madden football game and  serving in the local community.


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