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PSO Board Members

2015 — 2016 Officers

View Bio President | Robert Corbett

Coordinator of New Programs, Undergraduate Academic Affairs

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View Bio Vice-President | Carmen Cook

Facilities & Planning Coordinator, The Information School

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View Bio Treasurer | Annette P. Anderson

Curriculum Development Director, Academic Affairs, UWB

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View Bio Secretary | Candi Witzigreuter


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View Bio Past President | Joyce Agee

Associate Director of Development, Libraries Administration

As UW Libraries Associate Director of Advancement, I am very conscious of the budgetary challenges facing the University. Working closely with private donors, corporations and foundations, I raise funds and increase the visibility of the Libraries and University in the community. Before moving here, I lived and worked in Australia and served as vice-president of the Chisholm Institute of TAFE, supporting technical and further education. I will use my skills to help promote the PSO, encourage participation in events and the scholarship and grant program, and work to support the university and the PSO membership to meet the changing needs of the workplace.

Board of Directors

View Bio Lydecia (Deci) Evans

Harborview Department of Surgery

I have worked between Harborview and the University of Washington Medical Center for 13 years. My experience working in the different environments of the medical centers has helped me prepare for this PSO leadership role. I am very excited to be considered for this position and will bring the skills I have learned to help continue to make the PSO successful and informative to all of its members.

View Bio John Carroll

Facilities Services

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View Bio Claudia Frere-Anderson


Claudia Frere-Anderson is director of the UW Sustainability office for Planning & Management at the University of Washington, Seattle. She is responsible for overseeing communications, sustainability reporting and engagement programs, working with committees, staff, faculty, students and interns. Claudia graduated Cum Laude in Politics from the University of San Francisco with an emphasis in political development theory and a Certificate in Peace & Justice Studies. She received her MBA in Corporate Social Responsibility from Nottingham University Business School in the United Kingdom where she received a full scholarship from the International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility (ICCSR).

View Bio Nadine Gruhn

Managing Director, Center for Enabling New Technologies Through Catalysis Chemistry

I would like to serve on PSO so that I can learn more about the governance of UW and connect with my fellow professionalstaff. I've spent my entire career as professional staff at flagship state research universities. Since March 2008 I have been with UW as Managing Director of the Center for Enabling New Technologies Through Catalysis, which is a National Science Foundation Center for Chemical Innovation administered out of UW with participants at 13 universities and National Labs around the U.S. and Canada. Previous to my position at UW, I was a staff scientist at the University of Arizona Department of Chemistry for over 12 years. During my time at Arizona I was very active as a representative and officer in the Appointed Professional Advisory Council, the Arizona governance organization comparable to PSO. I look forward to continuing to learnmore about UW and contributing my skills to PSO.

View Bio Kathy Hanken

Executive Chef/General Manager 1101 Cafe, Housing and Food Services

I have been working on campus in Housing and Food Services for just over ten years and have been excited to see all of the growth and changes we have embraced. The future holds a great deal more challenges and we have the opportunity to impact these changes for positive outcomes. As important members of the campus community it is imperative that we participate in order to impact change. PSO provides a venue for community, information and collaboration and I feel my skills working with diverse groups, collaboration with others and my energy would serve the PSO.

View Bio Stacey Holland

Designer | Media Specialist, PNASH Center, Dept. of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
  • Term: 2014-2016
  • Box 357234
  • (206) 616-7977

Stacey Holland is an experienced designer and media specialist. Holland translates research content into media that can be shared with lay populations, government agencies, health care providers, and academia. Her work focuses on the creation of educational and outreach materials and exhibits related to occupational safety and health and has been featured in various scientific publications, and at national and international events.

Holland is an active member of the PSO Board and Communications Committee and sits as PSO representative on the committee for UW childcare advancement. Holland aims to improve accessibility through integrated arts, science, and technology. She spearheaded the motion to update the PSO website and plans to expand the voice of the PSO and representation on campus.

View Bio Lori Joubert

Airlift Northwest

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View Bio Alison Navarrete

Administrator and Adviser UWT, Education

As a leader within the Education Program at UWT, I work diligently running a collegial department where people are valued. I am aware of individual strengths and assists staff through difficulties. I also have strong communication skills, listen well, mediate discussion and synthesize information. I'm sensitive to the needs of the staff, responding to issues in a receptive and perceptive manner, subsequently maintaining a collegial and supportive work environment. I have a strong interest in supporting employees at UW. I've been amember of the University of Washington's President's Advisory Committee on Women as a representative for women on the Tacoma campus. Through my work on this committee and the Governor's Interagency Committee of State Employed Women, I have collaborated with others to improve the state of and environment for all UW women and employees.

View Bio Julia Smith

Urban Studies

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View Bio Martha Tran

First Year Programs

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View Bio Katie Woods

Business & Finance -- UW IT

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View Bio Anton Zanotto

Conduct &Compliance Specialist Housing & Food Services

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