Rebecca Odens is a US ARMY Veteran who decided after 9/11 that she wanted to serve. After completing basic training in the states she served overseas in Germany as a Military Police Officer. After the military she came back and pursued her college degree while working. In 2015 she received her Associate's in Science in Criminal Justice from Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport. She came to Sacred Heart in the fall of 2014 working in the Registrar’s Office; assisting in many capacities. She attends Sacred Heart part time in pursuit of her Bachelor's in Criminal Justice, eventually wanting to earn her Master's in Social Work. Her ultimate goal is to work with underprivileged youth in different communities.