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Student Director

Kendall Burks

She/Her/Hers

Hi everyone, this is my 3rd year being involved with the WRC and I am now the student director. I am majoring in Business with an emphasis in Hospitality and Tourism Management, minoring in International Studies, and getting a certificate in Wine Business. I love to bake and meet new people, as well as promote intersectional feminism. Don’t be afraid to say hi and I hope to see you in the WRC.

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Lead of SWAVE (Sexual Wellness Anti Violence Educator)

Cassandra McDade

She/Her/Hers

Hello! My name is Cassandra McDade and I am a WRC staffer and the SWAVE team lead. This is my third year at SOU, and I am majoring in Biology and minoring in Chemistry with a Pre-Med focus. I love French fries and sushi but not at the same time. I am also passionate about cats and shifting our culture to be a culture of consent. 

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Social Media and Marketing Coordinator

Jules Farrar

She/They

Hey howdy hey! I’m Jules, one of the social media and marketing coordinators in the WRC! I’m a 3rd year Art major and when I grow up I want to be the Loch Ness Monster.  I’m always down to talk queer feminism, comics, and cryptids!

 

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Social Media and Marketing Coordinator

Nina Pamintuan

She/Hers/Hers

Hey I’m Nina, and I’m currently a junior here at SOU. I’m a theatre major with a concentration in performance, and I believe in making art that is inclusive and that advocates for change. This is my first year as a staff member for the WRC and I am working as one of your social media and marketing coordinators. Don’t hesitate to come say hi! I love sleeping, writing, seeing shows, and drinking too much boba.

 

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Staff Member & SWAVE

Mattison Smith

She/Her/Hers

 Hello! My name is Mattison, or I go by Matt. I am a fourth year Psychology student and I am double minoring in English and Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies. This is my second year staffing the Women's Resource Center and being a member of the SWAVE Team. Come and find me if you want to talk about consent, life, or unraveling the patriarchy. Also, my favorite color is yellow. 

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Staff Member & SWAVE

Mirriam Meredith

She/Her/Hers

Hi! I’m Mirriam. I am a born and raised Alaskan and a third year theatre major, as well as a WRC and SWAVE team member. I am passionate about creating art, learning, laughing, and sharing stories. My goals for the year are to travel alone, do standup, and adopt a cat.

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Volunteer Coordinator & SWAVE 

Olive Blake

She/Her/Hers

Hi! My name is Olive! I'm a psychology major and president of the BitchCraft club. I aim to help create a culture at SOU that values intersectionality, consent, and sex positivity. I love meeting new people, cats, and Bigfoot.

 

 

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Staff Member & SWAVE

Jocksana Corona

She/Her/Hers/Ella

Hi! My name is Jocksana. I am a Senior majoring in Psychology with a minor in Spanish. I am passionate about helping others and I want to be a visible agent for change, by empowering people of all genders to actively work against oppression, sexism, hate, and inequality in all areas of their lives. I am a Mentor in the SOU Mentor Program and Vice President of the Latino Student Union (LSU). I am also part of the Oregon Students Association (OSA) and the Oregon Students of Color Coalition (OSCC). Feel free to say Hi to me when you see me on campus.

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Staff Member & SWAVE

Alana Wong-Martinus

She/Her/Hers

Hi there! I'm a 4th year here at SOU studying Psych with a Pre-med emphasis. I am really passionate about intersectional feminism, and work to promote it on our campus. I love reading, caffeine, dancing, movie nights, and spending time with friends. 

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Staff Member 

Bella Ferran

She/Her/Hers

Hey ya'll. I am a third year here at at SOU and a first time staffer! I am a Sociology major with a Musical Theatre minor (if I ever decide to finish it). I am real passionate about learning and creating a space where it is okay to make mistakes. I like cats, movies, and dispelling the musk of toxic masculinity :)

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SWAVE

Betsy LeClair

She/Her/Hers

Howdy! My name is Betsy Joan LeClair, and I am a senior this year, as well as a theatre major with a minor in musical theatre. This is my second year on the SWAVE team, and it still amazes me every day that I get to do this work on campus. My passions are cats, overalls, social justice, and organization. Welcome to SOU!

 

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SWAVE

Rachel Pinter

She/Her/Hers

Hi there! My name is Rachel and I'm a senior at SOU working on a major in Psychology and a minor in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies. I'm a member of the Sexual Wellness Anti Violence Education (SWAVE) team which gives me the opportunity to put my passion for sex positive, intersectional education into action. I am a foodie and a homebody who loves snuggling my partner and our three cats. Feel free to say hi to me in the resource centers or out and about on campus!