Ed.S., Counseling & Counselor Education, Indiana University
M.A., Counseling & Counselor Education, IUPUI
B.A, Psychology, Indiana University

Gwen H. Chastain joined the Division of Student Affairs in August 2013 as associate director in the Office of Educational Partnerships and Student Success. She is currently serving as director of the office. Chastain provides leadership within the areas of first-year programs, student success programs, and parent and family programs. In addition, she works with offices across campus to create partnerships with the Division of Student Affairs and the educational units on campus.

Prior to joining the IUPUI Division of Student Affairs staff, Chastain served as coordinator for academic programs with TRIO Programs in Student Support Services at IUPUI for two years. Prior to that role, she served in a joint position as the coordinator for students taking academic responsibility (STAR) mentoring program and an academic advisor at IUPUI.