Meet the Staff of Student LIFE

Jennifer Rhodes

Associate Dean of Student LIFE
Parks Student Union, Room 213

Jennifer Rhodes, the Associate Dean of Student LIFE, is responsible for the overall operation of Student LIFE, Programs and Services, which includes Student Government, Student Programs Board, Publicity Services, The Paperclip, Student Ambassador Program, Athletics, Student Housing, clubs and organizations.

Jennifer is the direct advisor for the ASB Student Government: ASB Student Senate and Executive Council. She is also responsible for the development, expenditures and revenues for the Services and Activities (S & A) Fees Budget in compliance with the ASB Financial Code and E-Tech budget development in compliance with the E-Tech Financial Code.

Educational Experience:

  • Western Washington University - M.Ed. Student Development and Administration
  • Western Washington University - BA - Human Services
  • Shoreline Community College - Associate of Arts & Sciences

Jennifer has fourteen years professional experience in Student Services. This includes twelve years experience in Student LIFE and Programs, one year in Counseling and Advising at Everett Community College, and one year of experience in Admissions/Counseling & Advising at Edmonds Community College.

Lindsay Hudson

Program Manager/Advisor 
Parks Student Union, Room 211

Lindsay is responsible for program and event development in Student LIFE, as well as overseeing the management of The Paperclip and the day-to-day management of the S& A Fees Budgets.

As Student Programs Board Advisor, Lindsay advises, supervises, and directs the work of six board members in programming concerts, fine arts, special events, health/wellness topics and programs, The Paperclip, and recreation programs.

Lindsay also advises, supervises and directs the operation and approximately 10-12 student staff of the Paperclip, located in the heart of the Parks Student Union. The Paperclip provides referral services, student and staff photo ID, fax service, and short term use computer stations..

Lindsay also manages, monitors, maintains and initiates corrective action for the S & A Fees Budgets (approx. 80 budgets). Working closely with the Associate Dean of Student LIFE, Lindsay makes recommendations regarding the authorization of expenses and revenue collection, works closely with the college's Administrative Services (business office) and is a key resource person for the S & A Fees Budget Committee.

Educational Experience:

  • Western Washington University - BA - Human Services
  • Shoreline Community College - Associate of Arts & Sciences

Lindsay has seven years professional experience in Student Services. This includes four years experience in the Center for Disability Services at EvCC and three years in the Disability Services Office at Shoreline Community College.

Brittany Padgett

Program Support Supervisor/Advisor
Parks Student Union, Room 212

The Program Support Supervisor is responsible for the office management of Student LIFE. This responsibility includes advising, supervising, and directing the work of the Student Ambassador Program and the student ambassadors who not only serve the students and staff at the Student LIFE front desk but also provide campus tours, serve as EvCC representatives and perform duties at various EvCC campus and community events.

As the Club Resource Coordinator, this position coordinates the 30+ chartered EvCC Clubs and Organizations, which includes providing club orientations to student club members and faculty advisors, advising on state policies and procedures, event programming, budgeting of club funds, club travel/purchasing and acts as co-advisor at Club Council meetings.

Christine Vasquez

Graphic Designer/Advisor
Parks Student Union, Room 214

As the Graphic Designer, Christine designs and produces posters, flyers, brochures, digital displays, commencement materials, and various other promotional and informational documents for Student LIFE, Student Programs Board, Student Clubs, Student Government, events, and series. In doing so she is responsible for the design, layout, illustrations and producing art , both hard-copy and digital, from concept and consulting to proofing and production.  Additionally, she photographs campus events, manages the Student 411, digital signs, and various social media.

Christine manages the various aspects of Student LIFE Publicity Services and oversees, supervises,, and directs the work of the Student Graphic Design Intern and the Social Media and Publicity Intern in the production of varied promotional and informational materials and platforms for Student LIFE and associated events.
Finally, as the Web Content Editor for Student LIFE and Programs, Christine is responsible for updating and maintaining the web calendar with events and activities as well as ensuring that the Student LIFE web pages are current and accurate.

Lea Wasson

Director of Housing

Lea is a live-in staff member who is responsible for the management of on-campus student housing at the Lona Vista Apartments. As the Director of Housing, she is responsible for the safety and well-being of 36 residents along with coordinating facility maintenance and operations. 

Lea organizes the processing of new applications, housing assignments, check-in, and check-out. She is responsible for monitoring rental payments and manages the student housing budget. She also works to promote student housing, communicate with perspective residents, and give tours of the community. 

Lea advises the Resident Assistants who live at Lona Vista and assist her with community building. She is also available to assist residents with emergency situations, roommate concerns, conflict resolution skills, as well as helping them get connected to resources on campus.