Jason (Beard) Beardriel

Web Communications Manager

Phone: 206.296.2499

My job at SU in one sentence:

I work on the university's website in a never-ending quest to make it match the high-quality education that Seattle University offers.

Past professional experience:

I've worked as a higher education web communications professional in various design, development, content and management roles since 1996. 

Alma Mater:

University of Washington (BA, History '04) and Seattle University (MPA '13)

Favorite sports teams:

Go Dawgs. 

Favorite book:

Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams. 

Favorite TV show:

The West Wing or M*A*S*H

Coffee order:

Mid-sized soy latte, but I usually make do with a plain dark roast drip


Two tabby cats, Apollo and Starbuck.

Favorite quote:

"Be yourself; everyone else is already taken."
―Oscar Wilde

On a Saturday night, you'd most likely find me:

Reading bedtime stories to my son or daughter. And then trying to get them to stay in bed.

Most unusual thing you've ever eaten:

Kangaroo, purchased from a food stand at an international food fair in Vienna.