Albers Staff

Dean's Office


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Joseph M. Phillips, PhD

PhD, Economics, University of Notre Dame
MA, Economics, University of Notre Dame
BA, Economics, Magna Cum Laude, LaSalle University

Professor, Economics

Phone: 206-296-5699

Building/Room: Pigott 317

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Madhu Rao, PhD

PhD, Information Systems and International Business, Indiana University
ME, Systems and Information, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India
Masters, Management Studies, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India
MSc, Chemistry with Honors, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India

Associate Dean
Associate Professor, Management

Phone: 206-296-6006

Building/Room: Pigott 314

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Fr. Robert Grimm, SJ

Jesuit Counselor, Albers School of Business and Economics

Phone: 206-296-5580

Building/Room: AARP 303

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Jennifer Arcuri

BA, Psychology, Seattle University

Executive Coordinator, Dean's Office

Phone: 206-296-5699

Building/Room: Pigott 317

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Taryn Coles

Director of Development

Phone: 206-296-6115

Building/Room: Pigott 432B

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Wendy Kelley

BS, Communications and Marketing, University of Oregon

Assistant Director of Development

Phone: 206-296-2277

Building/Room: Pigott 432C

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Alicia Kan

Director of Marketing & Communications

Phone: 206-296-5732

Building/Room: Pigott 320

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Andrew Asplund, JD

JD, University of Washington
MPA, Seattle University
BS, Mathematics and Statistics, California Polytechnic State University

Budget Manager

Phone: 206-296-5638

Building/Room: Pigott 319

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Liz Wick

Technical Support Specialist

Phone: 206-296-5698

Building/Room: Pigott 325

Undergraduate Programs


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Stephen Johnson, MA

MA, Education, University of California, Berkeley
BA, American Studies, University of California, Berkeley

Director of Undergraduate Programs

Phone: 206-296-5704

Building/Room: Pigott 313

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Anne Colpitts, MA

MA, Spanish Literature, University of California, Berkeley
BA, Spanish, University of Puget Sound

Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Programs

Building/Room: Pigott 311

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Hannah Nguyen, MA

MA, Organizational Development, Seattle University
BA, Finance, Seattle University

Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Programs

Phone: 206-296-2160

Building/Room: Pigott 312

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David Carter, MEd

MEd, TESOL, Seattle University
BA, English, Western Washington University

Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Programs

Phone: 206-296-5720

Building/Room: Pigott 310

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Shayna Olarti

BA, Social Sciences, Psychology, University of Hawaiʻi, West Oʻahu

Graduate Assistant/Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Programs

Phone: 206-398-4620

Building/Room: Pigott 316D

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Laurie Nilo

BBA, Marketing, Gonzaga University

Graduate Assistant, Undergraduate Programs

Phone: 206-398-4620

Building/Room: Pigott 329

Graduate Programs


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Jeffrey P. Millard, MA

MA, East Asian Studies, University of Arizona
BA, Chinese Language, University of Minnesota

Assistant Dean of Graduate Programs

Phone: 206-296-5708

Building/Room: Pigott 324

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Carolyn Auvil

BS, Cultural Anthropology, University of Oregon

Graduate Programs Coordinator

Phone: 206-398-4312

Building/Room: Pigott 323

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Molly Countryman, MEd

MEd, Adult Education and Training, Seattle University
BA, Communication, University of Puget Sound

Senior Academic Advisor

Phone: 206-296-2470

Building/Room: PIGT 322

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Rita Bashaw, PhD

PhD, German Studies, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
MA, German and European Studies, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
BA, German and History, University of California, Berkeley

Graduate Programs Advisor

Phone: 206-296-5794

Building/Room: Pigott 316C

Center for Leadership Formation


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Teresa Rothausen, PhD

PhD, Human Resources and Industrial Relations, University of Minnesota
BA, Economics, St. Olaf College

Executive Director, Center for Leadership Formation
Professor, Management

Phone: 206-296-5413

Building/Room: Pigott 326

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Ariel A. Rosemond, MBA

Leadership Executive MBA, Seattle University
Executive Leadership Certificate, Seattle University
BS, Excelsior College.

Associate Director, Center for Leadership Formation

Phone: 206-296-5374

Building/Room: PIGT 327

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Kathleen McGill, MBA

MBA, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
BS, Santa Clara University

Executive Programs Outreach

Phone: (206) 296-2529

Building/Room: Pigott 321

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Lorri J. Sheffer, MPA

MPA, Seattle University
BA, Communications, University of Washington

Senior Operations Manager

Phone: 206-296-2575

Building/Room: Pigott 327

Academic Departments


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Sandra Pereira

BA, Economics, Western Washington University
BA, Political Science, Western Washington University

Senior Administrative Assistant, Accounting Department

Phone: 206-296-5723

Building/Room: Pigott 515A

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Armen Papyan

BA, Politics, Philosophy and Economics, University of Washington - Tacoma

Senior Administrative Assistant, Economics and Finance Departments

Phone: 206-296-2540

Building/Room: Pigott 531A

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Jani M. Medeiros

BA, English, Magna cum Laude, Holy Names University

Senior Administrative Assistant, Management and Marketing Departments

Phone: 206-296-5302

Building/Room: Pigott 415A

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Rose Kaser, MFA

MFA, Arts Leadership, Seattle University
LCC Communication & Mass Media, Universidad Iberoamericana

Graduate Program Coordinator
MBA in Sport and Entertainment Management

Phone: 206-398-4610

Building/Room: Pigott 407

Albers Placement Center


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Mary Lou Moffat

BA, Accounting, Gonzaga University

Director, Albers Placement Center

Phone: 206-296-2547

Building/Room: Pigott 334

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Megan Spaulding

MA, Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis , University of Missouri-Columbia
BA, Communications, Pepperdine University

Manager, Albers Experiential Programs

Phone: 206-296-2472

Building/Room: Pigott 333

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Justin Dolce

BA, Political Science, Washington State University

Graduate Student Career Advisor

Phone: 206-296-2184

Building/Room: Pigott 335

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center


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Amelia Marckworth, MA

MA, Nonprofit Leadership, Seattle University
BA, Law, Societies & Justice, University of Washington

Interim Director, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center
Adjunct, Management

Phone: 206-296-5715

Building/Room: PIGT 432A