Director of Student Services

Office of Student Affairs and Admissions

College of Pharmacy

Contact Information

Office: Room 2400

Office Phone: (305) 760 – 7489


Office Hours: By appointment

Education and Training

B.S. English Education

Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL


Stetson University College of Law

Gulfport, FL

M.S. Human Resource Management

Nova Southeastern University

Davie, FL

Ed.D. Higher Education Leadership

(expected 2019)

Nova Southeastern University

Davie, FL

Experience and Interests

Mercedes Pino is the founding Director of Student Services for the College of Pharmacy. She joined Larkin in 2017 with over twelve years of experience in higher education. Her past experiences include serving as the Director of Career Services for nine years at St. Thomas University School of Law. Ms. Pino is a member in good standing with The Florida Bar and serves on the Board of Directors for the Girl Museum. She began her career in higher education as the Assistant Director of Career Services at Stetson University College of Law in 2004. She is currently pursuing her Doctor of Education degree, with an emphasis in Higher Education Leadership.