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Masters of Ceremony 2014

June Fraser ThistleJune Fraser Thistle
Office Manager for Residence Life in University Residences.

A true “Canucklehead”, she immigrated from Canada in 2002 to work at WWU. When her current position as office manager for Residence Life, came available in 2009, June JUMPED at the opportunity to work with Dr. John Purdie and the resident education model. She considers it a real privilege to interact with the most engaged students WWU has to offer. Volunteerism is on her priority list and she works with Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Services as a help line advocate and is about to embark on presenting The Empowerment Project to Whatcom middle/high school students. For fun, June is involved with WWU’s Stitch & Munch and continues to make sock monkeys to donate to CPS for children in need.

Nate Panelo

He completed his B.A. in Human Services at Western Washington University and his M. Ed. in Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration at the University of Vermont. He is currently working as the Ethnic Student Center Coordinator at Western Washington University.

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