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Luckyday Scholars Program
University of Mississippi

Luckyday Staff

Dr. Patrick Perry

Director of Luckyday Programs
(662) 915-3905


Dr. Patrick L. Perry currently serves as the Director of the Luckyday Program. Prior to his time at The University of Mississippi, Dr. Perry worked in Financial Aid and Scholarships, the Honors Program, and University College at the University of Memphis. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in geography, Master of Science and Doctorate of higher and adult education from the University of Memphis.

Dr. Perry is a member of the National Scholarship Providers Association (NSPA) and serves on numerous university and community committees. Dr. Perry enjoys working with students to identify ways to build community among Luckyday Scholars. In his spare time, Dr. Perry enjoys tennis, hiking, planting flowers and vegetables, volunteering in the community, and watching movies with his family.


Senora Miller Logan

Assistant Director of Luckyday Programs
(662) 915-1592


Senora Miller Logan currently serves as the Assistant Director of the Luckyday Program. A Meridian native, she began her higher education career in the Office of Admissions at the University of Mississippi in 2001. In 2005, she became a member of the Luckyday family, where she has helped train staff, mentor and support students, coordinate special events and manage multiple aspects of the program. Her passion for students has been recognized by the University of Mississippi in many ways. Most notably, she was awarded the Student’s First Core Value Award from the Division of Student Affairs and the Hidden Figures Award from Ole Miss Athletics. Both awards recognize her exceptional effort and dedication to helping students excel, personally and professionally, as they matriculate through the University of Mississippi.

Senora holds an Associate of Arts degree from Meridian Community College, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from Anderson University, and a Master of Arts degree in Higher Education and Student Personnel from the University of Mississippi.

In her spare time, she enjoys a good mystery or legal drama, photography and baking for her family.