External Advisory Committee

The Career Services Center appreciates the feedback and guidance from the professionals on our External Advisory Committee.  

External Advisory Committee Goals 

  • Increase career preparedness of, and opportunities for, WWU students
  • Gain employer perspective on career services initiatives
  • Monitor and discuss job market trends, particularly in the state and region 
  • Share information about WWU programs, departments, and colleges
  • Identify further opportunities for collaboration and meaningful partnerships

Advisory Committee Members

(listed in alphabetical order)

Bill Aslett/Councilmember

Bill Aslett


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City of Burlington

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Angela Beatty

Senior Human Resources Analyst

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City of Bellingham

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KayCee Johnson

Executive Director of Human Resources


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Stephanie Knapp

Campus Recruiter West Region

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Shami Marangwanda

Company Talent Acquisition Manager

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Starbucks Coffee

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Nicole Marsolais

Employer Branding Specialist

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Brandon Mayfield

Brandon Mayfield

Business Partner Grant and Contract Management

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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation 

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Guy Occhiogrosso


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Bellingham Regional Chamber of Commerce 

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Casey Ralston

Education Coordinator Fisheries

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Nikki Schmidt

Talent Acquisition Manager

Enterprise Mobility

Enterprise Mobility 

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Aaron Seig

Branch Manager

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