Coordinating Assistant of the Performing Arts
Office: CPA 130A
Kamika Gaines (Coordinating Assistant of the Performing Arts) graduated from the UA Little Rock College of Business with a BBA in Management and Certification in Nonprofit Management and Leadership in 2011. She began her career in higher education with the Office of Campus Life in 2004 as an Administrative Specialist III. She coordinated with program managers and students to facilitate special events, advocacy programs, and new student orientation. In 2009, she joined the Department of Marketing and Advertising where she assisted student majors with their academic needs and supported the objectives of the department faculty. Her experience as the Personnel Coordinator with the Division of Facilities Management, in combination with her other work experiences, made her a vital partner in the Department of Theatre Art and Dance where she was hired as the Coordinating Assistant for the Performing Arts in August 2015. Her broad-based and exceptional skill sets in office management support the students, faculty and other staff in the daily operations of two fields of study in the performing arts.