Student Director

Kendall Burks


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.


Lead of SWAVE (Sexual Wellness Anti Violence Educator)

Cassandra McDade


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. 


Social Media and Marketing Coordinator

Jules Farrar


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!



Social Media and Marketing Coordinator

Nina Pamintuan


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.



Staff Member & SWAVE

Mattison Smith


 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. 


Staff Member & SWAVE

Mirriam Meredith


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.


Volunteer Coordinator & SWAVE 

Olive Blake


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.




Staff Member & SWAVE

Jocksana Corona


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.


Staff Member & SWAVE

Alana Wong-Martinus


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. 


Staff Member 

Bella Ferran


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 :)



Betsy LeClair


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!




Rachel Pinter


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!