Grant College of Education: Educational Leadership, Ed.D.
David is from Alaska, the last frontier! He enjoys ALL
outdoor winter activities as well as sailing, diving, cycling, hiking and
hot springs! He is inspired to continue a long tradition of
giving back and caring about what happens – to each and every individual that
he has the opportunity to interact with, and is looking forward to an exciting
year as your 2014-15 GSC chair!
David’s research interests include student success and
retention methodologies, collaborative group/team development, and
organizational strategic planning. He has held leadership positions in both the
airline and higher education fields, where he has gained experience with
training and staff development, data processing systems (IT), customer service
support and oversight, and federal regulatory compliance. David most recently
presented scholarly-research at the 2013 International Association for the
Study of Cooperation in Education (IASCE), and attended the National Conference
for Race & Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE).
2014/15 Academic Year Goals: (1) GSC Organizational/Structural Renewal, (2) GSC Policy Updates, (3) Continued evaluation of our Graduate Event & Funding
Request process, (4) Graduate Advocacy @ SU.
Committee(s): Board of Regents (2015), Board of Trustees (2015), Vice-Chair of Finance & Strategic Planning (2014), Budget Advisory Committee (2014), Ashoka Campus Review Committee (2014), Academic Affairs Committee (2014), Faculty Rank & Tenure Committee (2013), GSC Doctoral Representative (2012).
David is also currently the Graduate Assistant for the Institutional Review Board (IRB) office.
in touch with David @ email@example.com
Huong is from Hanoi,
Vietnam. Prior to Seattle, she lived in West Virginia for two years, where she
had a ton of fun time with the beautiful mountains and the snow! Huong is
currently pursuing her MPAC degree at Seattle University, hoping to sit for the
CPA exam this summer.
the Vice Chair of Finance and Strategic Planning, Huong's passion is to
help everyone love, enjoy, and fully develop in the best possible ways at
Seattle University. She loves to meet and get to know new people, and she is
really looking forward to the first coffee social of the year on Oct.
Committee(s): Budget Advisory (2014-15)
Get in touch
with Huong @ firstname.lastname@example.org
with Huong on Linkedin
Mariquita is a 15-year veteran of the entertainment industry and landed her
first gig at MTV Networks. She worked as a Production Associate and Clips
Research Coordinator on the "MTV Movie Awards", "Video Music
Awards", and the "Superbowl Half-time Show". Thereafter,
she worked on the "2001 Oscars Academy Awards". She moved
to the studio level at The Walt Disney Company supporting
film executives in the development, casting and production of feature
films that included "Enchanted", "50 First
Dates", "Pirates of the Carribean", "Gone Baby
Gone", and "Step Up". She was offered a Media
Manager position at Vubiquity, a digital media company that delivers
Video-On-Demand content to cable companies. She has traveled to
42 countries, most recently to Indonesia, and learned to surf.
Mariquita is in her 2nd year in the MFA in Arts Leadership Program and
her objectives for the GSC is to increase graduate student
engagement, and provide events and programs that meet their needs and
enhance their lives on and off campus. Upon graduation, she hopes to
achieve world domination and better our world at the same
Committee(s): President's Diversity Taskforce (2014-15)
Get in touch with Mariquita @ email@example.com
Ona is a first year master of education student in the Student
Development Administration program. Some of her goals this year as Vice Chair
of Community Relations are to foster relationships between graduate students of
Seattle University, to create partnerships between Seattle University and the
community surrounding our campus, and most of all help graduate students make
connections to on campus resources that will assist them in obtaining a
meaningful education during their time here.
Ona is looking forward to all GSC
events as opportunities to get to know the graduate student body in order to
represent the diverse needs of Seattle University graduates.
Committee(s): Faculty Rank & Tenure (2015)
Get in touch with Ona
grown deep roots in the areas of social justice, education and
mediation. She has worked with K-12th students and
adults all over the United States, Mexico and Asia. In 1996 she incorporated
her business, Expanded Connection, providing communication courses and cultural
sensitivity curriculum to schools, non-profits, universities and businesses.
As a performance artist, actor, she is a member of Pasajer@s, a play back
theatre company whose focus is anti-oppression through the powerful enactment
of individuals stories. She graduated from Chico State with her teaching
credential in Bilingual-Cross Cultural Education. She will be graduating with
an MFA in Leadership in 2015.
Committee(s): Graduate Education Council (2014-15)
Get in touch with
Suzy @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Graduate Student Research Conference
Pay Equity PanelTuesday 4/14, Bannan 501