Previous Retiree, Part-Time at NAU
Northern Arizona University
Space Planner/Facilities Services
Hometown: Akron, Ohio
Degrees: M.Ed. – Human Relations
do you enjoy most about working with NAU undergrads?
I enjoy working
with the students because they are all so enthusiastic about starting their
undergrad degree and are willing to learn new things. They make me feel
useful when I see them succeed at academics, make new relationships, and talk
about having a career after graduation.
is your favorite place on campus?
My favorite place
on the NAU campus is the Student Union. It is always a hub of activity,
has many resources for students, and Starbucks is nearly always open. I
like meeting my students there.
should students take advantage of the Student Success Coaching program?
take advantage of the Student Coaching Program because it is a wonderful
support system for incoming Freshmen, can connect students with other resources
on campus to aid in finding people, places, and things and especially good for
assisting in locating academic support like math tutors and extracurricular
the best piece of career advice you’ve ever been given?
The best piece of
career advice I have been given: Always treat people the way you want to be
treated, and when you are offering advice and you have to critique other’s
academics or work performance always criticize the task and never the