Joshua Bowers grew up in the small town of Luttrell, TN north of Knoxville. Joshua earned his Associate of Arts (A.A.) in Psychology from Pellissippi State Community College, and he earned his Bachelor of Arts (B.A) in Psychology from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Before working at Remington College, Joshua worked in the social services field. He began his career working for the Tennessee Department of Children’s Services in Foster Care helping to reunify families. Afterwards, he worked as a Substance Abuse Counselor offering services to adults overcoming opioid addiction. However, he quickly realized he wanted to continue his career in an academic setting. Joshua has a passion for higher education, outreach, and assisting others with their future education/career goals and aspirations.

In his spare time, Joshua enjoys reading, spending time with his family, and volunteering as a Tennessee Promise Mentor.


The following resources have been gathered to provide support in a variety of areas specific to your location. Please use the links below to connect with any number of organizations that can help you stay on track or get the assistance you need. If you feel like we are missing a specific category, feel free to reach out to your Student Success Coordinator to ensure that we are providing the best resources possible to help you achieve your goals.

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Knox Area Rescue Ministries

Our Mission StatementWe seek to rescue the poor and needy of the Knox area by providing recovery services in Jesus’ name. Knox Area Rescue Ministries is here for you 24/7/365. […]

Knoxville Dream Center

The Knoxville Dream Center provides good food, authentic faith, and opportunities for a brighter future for those who need it most. Mobile Food Pantry– We have nine different locations to choose from, so please […]

Fountain City Ministry Center

Our goal is to provide emergency food, clothing, and spiritual assistance, and to foster deeper fellowship within our community. Our doors are open to all Knox County residents in the […]

Second Harvest Food Bank of East TN

Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee, a member of Feeding America, has worked to compassionately feed East Tennesseans experiencing hunger since 1982. Second Harvest distributes over 22 million pounds […]

FISH Hospitality Pantries

FISH Hospitality Pantries welcomes all guests. We do not require identification or limit how often our guests can visit. We provide food to all who come, regardless of ethnic background, religious […]

Ladies of Charity

Ladies of Charity of Knoxville’s programs are designed to support our community comprehensively. Our services include: providing food, clothing, newborn layettes, new housing/apt startup kits, personal care and hygiene items […]

COVID-19 Resources: Tennessee- Active Provider Directory

Active Child Care provider directory for Tennessee. https://www.tn.gov/content/dam/tn/human-services/documents/Active%20Provider%20Directory%20During%20COVID-19%204.3.20.pdf

COVID-19 Vaccination Registration- Tennessee

State of Tennessee: Information about the COVID-19 Vaccination Registration, and link to the questionnaire to determine eligibility for the vaccine. https://vaccinate.tn.gov/

COVID-19 Resources: CAC Utility Assistance

Knoxville – Knox County Community Action Committee (CAC) Maybe your rent or mortgage is temporarily delayed, but you aren’t sure how you’ll afford to pay when the bills are due? […]

COVID-19 Resources: Internet Resources for Tennessee


COVID-19 Resources- Emergency Cash Assistance- Tennessee

Description:   Emergency cash assistance applications are being accepted online for qualifying families that lost a job as a result of the pandemic state of emergency The Tennessee Department of Human […]

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