Web Communication Technologies (WebTech)

WebTech provides web development services, web templates, and web training for the Western community.

  • Develop and support the institutional website
  • Develop, maintain, and update the Western design system
  • Create and support tools and web templates for college, departmental, and personal sites
  • Collaborate with faculty and departments to develop and support software for special academic needs
  • Provide design and usability support for campus-wide tools (e.g. myWestern, universal login, etc)
  • Recommend web standards for usable, accessible, modern websites
  • Provide website help for the Western community via the webhelp@wwu.edu support line.
  • Provide training and classes for web staff on campus

Our templates, web standards, and help line are designed to make it easier for campus groups and individuals to create and maintain accessible, attractive, usable websites.


We are located in Old Main 360 and 365 on the Western Washington University campus.

Mailing Address

WebTech, MS 9028
Western Washington University
516 High Street
Bellingham, WA 98225


Our Staff

Alex Waltrip

Website Developer

360 650 3604 | OM365

Carly Gerard

Web Accessibility Engineer


(360) 650-3944 | Remote, OM 360

David Engebretson Jr.

Accessibility Specialist

(360) 650-7755 | OM 360

Jean Nissen

Site Builder

(360) 650-2438 | CH 310

Max Bronsema



360-650-4868 | OM 360

Nigel Packer

Drupal Developer

360-650-4229 | OM 360

Stephanie Mason

Front end developer/designer


360-650-4227 | OM 360

Terrill Thompson

UW Accessibility Expert

(360) 650-2136

Wayne Bakker

Senior Software Engineer

(360) 650-2003