Hello CHID Affiliate Faculty and CHID community,
You may have noticed we have a new face in the CHID office.
Please join us for a little reception and meet our new CHID Administrator, Mona Halcomb. She’s excited to meet you all!
When: Wednesday, Oct 21st
Location: CHID Lounge
Mona Halcomb is an alumni of UWB. She earned her Bachelors’ degree in Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences with a focus on Society, Ethics, & Human Behavior. She earned her Master of Arts in Cultural Studies with a focus on the Native American Achievement Gap. She formerly worked at the University of Washington’s School of Medicine and the School of Social Work. She has committed her academic career to serving students; Mona was Dean of Students at Northwest Indian College and has also worked at several Community Colleges in various roles. She has served on various community efforts and boards. Mona is excited to return the PWN. She comes to us as the former Director of Education for the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation in Oregon.
Her passion is education and assisting students in achieving their academic goals. She looks forward to joining the CHID community as the interdisciplinary approach and committed staff is just the type of environment she is most comfortable with! Her hobbies include camping, reading, and going to concerts. She loves spending her free time with family & friends.