Office of the Dean

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Leadership | Support Staff | Grants and Fellowship Support | Communications | Development and Alumni Relations | Finances | Information Technology

Leadership

NameTitleContact
Todd ButlerDean509-335-4581
butlert@wsu.edu
Catherine CooperAssociate Dean, Faculty509-335-6813
cmcooper@wsu.edu
Courtney MeehanAssociate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies509-335-4581
cmeehan@wsu.edu
Samantha SwindellAssociate Dean, Undergraduate Studies509-335-4581
sswindell@wsu.edu
Paul StrandCAS Academic Director, WSU Tri-Cities509-372-7177
pstrand@wsu.edu
Pavithra NarayananAssociate Dean, CAS and Academic Director, WSU Vancouver360-546-9732
pavitraa@wsu.edu

Support Staff

NameTitleContact
Karla SheltonAssistant to the Dean
509-335-5540
karla.shelton@wsu.edu
Angel ArteagaClerical Assistant509-335-4581
angel.arteaga@wsu.edu
Patricia BartholomewDirector of Academic and Business Analytics
509-335-8959
p.bartholomew@wsu.edu
Anna ChowDirector of Advising
509-335-8731
ychow@wsu.edu
Morgan FrisbieFaculty and Staff Program Specialist
509-335-1165
morgan.frisbie@wsu.edu
Arlene ParkayAssistant Director, Recruitment & Retention Specialist
509-335-6708
parkaya@wsu.edu
Abby YorkAdministrative Assistant
509-335-5549
abby.york@wsu.edu

Grants and Fellowship Support

NameTitleContact
Becky JamesResearch Development Manager
509-335-5081
elizabeth.james@wsu.edu
Michelle HendricksonPre-Award Administrator
509-335-6877
michelle.m.hendrick@wsu.edu
Rishi SharmaDirector of Business Development
509-335-7167
rishi.sharma1@wsu.edu
Amanda WagarResearch Services Manager
509-335-6867
awagar@wsu.edu

Communications

NameTitleContact
Joanna StewardDirector of Communications
509-335-3933
jsteward@wsu.edu
Adrian AumenAssistant Director of Communications
509-335-5671
adriana@wsu.edu
Sean RobertsonWeb Coordinator
509-335-6874
seabertson@wsu.edu

Development and Alumni Relations

NameTitleContact
Laura ChildSenior Director of Development
509-335-6705
laura.child@wsu.edu
Denise ChaffinsDevelopment Coordinator – Annual Giving and Social Media Engagement
509-335-4556
denise.chaffins@wsu.edu
Amy Cox
Director of Development
509-335-0419
amycox@wsu.edu
Darby SmithDevelopment Coordinator – Stewardship and Events
509-335-3965
darby.smith@wsu.edu
Steven WardProgram Specialist
509-335-1096
steven.a.ward@wsu.edu

Finances

NameTitleContact
Ann Marie GoochDirector of Administrative Services
509-335-2990
amgooch@wsu.edu
Laura BergeFiscal Specialist
509-335-2386
laura.berge@wsu.edu
Jaime ColyarFiscal Officer/Management Analyst
509-335-4582
jlbritton@wsu.edu
Joshua GehringFiscal Specialist
509-335-5811
joshua.gehring@wsu.edu

Information Technology

NameTitleContact

Wade Lafferty
Director of Operations and IT
509-335-5764
lafferty@wsu.edu
Trent AmonettOperations Coordinator
509-335-7369
tramone@wsu.edu
Jerry HindbergEndpoint and Data Security Manager
509-335-3948
jerry.hindberg@wsu.edu
Duke KoutaIT Specialist
509-335-0896
duke.kouta@wsu.edu
Jim MartinInstructional Lab Manager
509-335-3034
jdmartin@wsu.edu
Stephen MutchIT Specialist
509-335-3874
mutchs@wsu.edu
Jeff NelsonIT Specialist
509-335-0695
jtnelson@wsu.edu