Jalana Caples joined the Dean’s Office as an administrative assistant in August 2023. After growing up in Tupelo, MS, she moved to Starkville in December 2014. Prior to working at MSU, she worked in mortgage banking. Jalana is a 2016 graduate of East Mississippi Community College and decided to further her education in psychology at Mississippi State University. In her spare time, she loves to travel and spend quality time with her husband, Stephen, and daughter, Ava.