The Each 1 Teach 1 program is administered through a unique partnership between the E. Craig Wall Sr. College of Business Administration and the Spadoni College of Education's Biddle Center for Teaching, Learning and Community Engagement. Consequently, the institute is led by Yoav Wachsman, who trains the scholars, organizes the summer programs and helps raise funds for the Institute, and Zan Wiggins, who supervises the mentoring of the students, orchestrates the recruitment of new participants and manages the college preparation seminars.
Yoav Wachsman, Ph.D.
Yoav Wachsman is an associate professor of economics at the E. Craig Wall Sr. College of Business Administration at Coastal Carolina University. He received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2003. Prior to working at Coastal, Wachsman worked as a research assistant on the Hawaii Health Coverage for All Project and as an industrial economist for the National Marine Fisheries Service. His main areas of specialization are natural resource economics and economics of tourism. Wachsman also volunteers for Habitat for Humanity and as a soccer coach at The YMCA.
Zan Wiggins is the interim director of the Biddle Center for Teaching, Learning and Community Engagement in the Spadoni College of Education at Coastal Carolina University. Wiggins received his Bachelor of Science and Master of Public Administration degrees from Clemson University. Prior to working with the Biddle Center, he served as director of orientation and associate director of admissions at Coastal, associate director of admissions at UNC-Pembroke, and as senior market manager for Bright Futures Learning Inc., a private education provider. He serves on the Board of Directors for RALI (Rural Area Leadership Initiative)-Marion and volunteers for various fundraising events.