Dr. Anton Reece

Executive Director
Student Success CenterDr. Anton Reece
865-974-6641
areece@utk.edu 

Hometown? Barbados

What brought you to UT? To pursue a PhD, which I received Fall 2013

What is your favorite book or current reading? Autobiography of Malcolm X

What is the best advice you have ever received? Don’t rush decisions – There is always time

Who has had the biggest influence on your life and why has that person played such an influential role? Elders in various communities who saw potential in me and provided me with sage wisdom in decision making and the quality of my efforts.

What is one thing you would like people to know about you? My level of commitment to empowering others to succeed.

What are top three items on your bucket list? Travel to Africa, Keynote address in Barbados and to keep the bucket as far away as I  can.

What is favorite location on campus? Small Waterfall behind Claxton building.