Director of Undergraduate Academic Advising
Joya Konieczny earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Studies from Texas State University in 2007. Before returning to Texas State in 2009 as an academic advisor for the McCoy College of Business, she worked for Target Corporation as an Executive Team Leader and as an Admissions Representative for a private institution in Austin, Texas.
As director of the College of Education Undergraduate Advising Center, Joya has a passion for educating students about the resources available to them and providing the guidance and encouragement needed for them to be successful. She is committed to the continuous improvement of advising services offered by the Advising Center as well as to the professional growth and development of her staff.
Ms. Konieczny was born and raised in Bastrop, Texas; loves Mexican food and being outdoors; and enjoys spending as much time as possible with her two young children Summer Joy and Solomon and husband Cory who is also a proud Bobcat Alum.