Jesse Parrish is Assistant Registrar and Assistant Director of Summer College at Elon University, where he has served since 2015. He is passionate about writing, mentoring, and design, and has combined all three to create a new work-study learning paradigm for student workers and research assistants. In his first two years at the institutions, he has contributed to over a dozen publications, nine of which were co-authored by students. Parrish has also worked closely with the University Registrar, in-house design team, and vendor partners to guide the evolution of Elon’s Visual Experiential Transcript. He has contributed to and documented its design iterations, and has also conducted qualitative and quantitative studies to gauge its relevance and utility among students and employers. His work has been published by AACRAO, College and University, and the NACE Journal, among others.