Ann Mbacke

Ann is a student success advisor for the on-campus programs at UWS.  She has worked several years with students in K-12 as a

Gretchen Potter

Gretchen Potter

Gretchen (she/her/hers) has worked at various colleges and universities helping students navigate higher education for more than

Nikki Hinshaw

Nikki Hinshaw

Nikki Hinshaw (she, her, hers) is the director of student events and engagement at University of Western States. Hinshaw has more

Alec Torres

Alec Torres-Valentin

Alec S. Torres-Valentin is a student success advisor for online students at UWS. He completed his MAEd in educational technology

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Chantelle Combe

Chantelle grew up in the Rogue Valley in Southern Oregon. She completed her BA in International Development at Portland State


Stori Long

Stori grew up in Ft. Worth, Texas where supportive parents and wonderful teachers nurtured her love for writing and storytelling.


Rachel Hasse

Rachel Hasse began with University of Western States in January 2019. She holds a BS in education from Miami University and her

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