Jacki Lienesch joined the Florida State Athletic Academic Support staff in March of 2008. Jacki serves as the Assistant Director, Athletic Academic Support where she oversees the academic support for the football and softball teams. She is responsible for coordinating support services, monitoring academic eligibility requirements and academic progress of student-athletes, advisement of course and major selection, and assisting in the recruitment of all prospective student-athletes.
Prior to arriving at FSU, Jacki spent 6 years at the University of Cincinnati, most recently as the Director of Academic Services. Jacki earned her Master's degree in Sport Administration from Central Michigan University and her undergraduate degree in Managerial Accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Jacki has also served as an Academic Support Assistant at Marquette University and as an Assistant Softball Coach at UW-Steven's Point. She is a member of the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics.