As the Director of the Career and Advising Center, Becky (she/her) is striving to create a team focused on providing a holistic approach to the student experience. From first year students to alumni, the Career and Advising Center is ready to support these individuals and to create positive partnerships with our NDSU community and beyond.
Before joining the Career and Advising Center, Becky spent the last 15 years at NDSU in Residence Life, overseeing all live-in professional and student staff, the curriculum experience and crisis management. Prior to NDSU, Becky was a hall coordinator at the University of Northern Iowa. She earned a B.S. in Athletic Training from the University of North Dakota and a M.S. in College Student Personnel from Western Illinois University. Currently, Becky is working towards her PhD in the School of Education focusing on Organizational Learning and Leadership. Becky has been working with teams on developing curriculum since 2008 and continues to support groups today in this process including serving as faculty for the American College Personnel Association’s Institute on the Curricular Approach and the Association of College and University Housing Officers-International (ACUHO-I) STARS College. Becky currently serves as the co-chair for the NDSU University Retention Committee and the 2022 Upper Midwest Region of University Housing Officers Annual Conference. Becky has strong professional interests including student leadership, advising, well-being in student affairs, event management, supervision and leadership models.
Becky and her partner Mickey live in the Fargo area with their two children and two dogs (Thunder and Storm). A native of West Fargo, ND, Becky enjoys traveling, weeding the garden, relaxing at the lake, and spending time with friends and family.
NDSU Individual Staff Recognition Award, Fargo-Moorhead Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Industry Excellence Award, Cindy Fendrick Award for Professional Service, Dr. Ken Stoner Distinguished Service Award, MACURH Silver Pin, National Residence Hall Honorary-Honorary Member, Fargo-Moorhead Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Heartland Pride Award, NACURH Advisor of the Year, MACURH Mable Strong Advisor of the Year, GLACUHO Outstanding Graduate Student for Illinois, MACURH Distinguished Service Award, National Residence Hall Honorary Member, Association of Alumni and Friends of NACURH Inductee, NACURH Gold Pin Recipient (One of eight given out in the nation per year), NACURH First Year Experience Award Winner
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