Regena first joined the Niner Nation Family as an undergraduate student, studying Psychology. After receiving her Master's of Education in Higher Education Administration at UNC Greensboro, she returned to serve UNC Charlotte in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions as Assistant Director for Multicultural Recruitment. Regena transitioned to the office of Identity, Equity, and Engagement (formerly known as the Multicultural Resource Center) in the fall of 2009 serving as the Assistant Director.
Regena began serving as the Director of the Office of Academic Diversity and Inclusion in May 2018. Outside of the office you can find her reading, writing, and spending time with her family.