Claire Luchkina, HEI Program Coordinator

 Claire Luchkina brings a resourceful, can-do approach and strong customer service skills to her position as HEI program coordinator for the Honors College. Her resume includes two years of prior campus experience as an administrative specialist in the Sam M. Walton College of Business. Before coming to the University of Arkansas she accrued nine years of experience with HC Processing Center, a credit card company, where she rose through the ranks to become customer service supervisor.

Luchkina completed a degree in international relations with an emphasis in food, environment and geography and has published her research on permaculture in Inquiry: The University of Arkansas Undergraduate Research Journal and in the Journal of Technologies in Knowledge Sharing. In her spare time, she pursues her interests in yoga and Ayurveda, a system of traditional medicine native to India, and engages in armchair gardening.