Texas Tech University

Dakota Chisum, M.A.

Senior Academic Advisor
Pre-Professional Health Careers

Email: dakota.chisum@ttu.edu

Dakota is a West Texas native from Jayton, Texas and has been a longtime member of the Red Raider family. In 2019, Dakota graduated with his Master of Arts in English-Creative Writing from Texas Tech University, where he also received his Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics in 2017. He has always pursued roles in education, with his ultimate goal throughout undergrad to become a high school teacher. However, teaching First Year Writing during his graduate program at Texas Tech helped him realize that he wanted to continue working with college students as they navigate their undergraduate journey. As a member of the PPHC team, Dakota continues to promote student success and assist students in achieving their academic and career goals. In his free time, Dakota continues to pursue his writing and enjoys attending musicals, concerts, and public readings with his wife.

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