Staff

Vice Chancellor’s Office

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Chris Meiers, Ph.D.

Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management & Student Services
509-372-7381
West 269F
chris.meiers@tricity.wsu.edu

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Darlene Scrivner

Administrative Assistant to the Vice Chancellor
for Enrollment Management & Student Services
509-372-7358
West 269F
d.scrivner@tricity.wsu.edu

Darlene Scrivner is the Executive Assistant for the Vice Chancellor of Enrollment Management and Student Services. Darlene started work at WSU Tri-Cities in 2006 as assistant to the Supervisor for Student Teaching and Office Assistant in the Education Department. In 2010 she became the Program Assistant for Professional Programs and moved to Career Development and the Undergraduate Advising Center as the Program Assistant in 2012. Darlene earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from WSU Tri-Cities and has started a master’s degree in Educational Leadership at WSU Tri-Cities.

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Nancy Roe

Campus Registrar
509-372-7351
West 269D
roen@tricity.wsu.edu

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Laurie Malecha

Office Assistant
509-372-7141
West 269
laurie.malecha@tricity.wsu.edu

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Lydia Zalubil

Program Coordinator for Registration
509-372-7136
West 269B
lzalubil@tricity.wsu.edu

Lydia Zalubil is currently the Program Coordinator in the Registrar’s office. With an accounting degree from the Czech Republic, she began her career at WSU Tri-Cities in 1991, working in the copy/mail center and soon advanced to the receptionist position where she assisted with many of the admissions and registrar’s duties. She became part of the Student Affairs department in 2003.

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Danielle Kleist

Interim Manager
Student Life Director
509-372-7104
West 207B
danielle.kleist@tricity.wsu.edu

Danielle Kleist joined WSU Tri-Cities in September 2014. Prior to joining the EMSS team, Danielle was the Director of Orientation and Commuter Student Involvement at the University of Miami in Florida. She also previously worked for NASPA as the Assistant Director for Educational Programs & NASPA Foundation in Washington, DC. Danielle earned her Bachelor of Science from Central Washington University and her Master of Education from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Danielle is a native of Kennewick and excited to be returning home to work with the campus community.

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Eadie Balint

Program Specialist
509-372-7214
West 140
ebalint@tricity.wsu.edu

Prior to this position, Eadie worked as a Development Coordinator where she fundraised for the WSU Tri-Cities campus and its many initiatives, including scholarships. She also worked for WSU Pullman’s International Programs/Education Abroad for seven years, where she managed the study abroad and exchange programs for WSU. During this time, Eadie received the distinguished Employee Excellence Award from WSU President Sam Smith. Eadie attended Lower Columbia Community College, graduated from Western Business College, and currently attends Washington State University.

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Jordyn Wright

Manager
509-372-7228
West 269
jordyn.wright@tricity.wsu.edu

Jordyn Wright came to WSU Tri-Cities in 2013 and is the Financial Aid and Student Services Coordinator. Jordyn previously worked as the Assistant Greek Advisor at the University of Idaho. She received her Master of Education in Counseling and Human Services from the University of Idaho, and obtained her Bachelor of Science in Political Science from there as well. Jordyn has her Certified Rehabilitation Counseling Certificate and is Stop the Hate trained. Jordyn currently serves as the Communications Committee Chair for the Washington Financial Aid Association.

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Aphrodite Beidler

Counseling Services/Mental Health Counselor
509-372-7153
West 269E
abeidler@tricity.wsu.edu

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Cherish Tijerina Pearson

Disability Service Coordinator
Financial Aid Counselor
509-372-7352
West 269J
ctijerina@tricity.wsu.edu

Cherish Tijerina Pearson received her B.A. in History at WSU Tri-Cities. She has served in her position as Disability Services Coordinator since 2007, and as a financial aid counselor since 2013. She is a member of the Washington Association on Post-Secondary Education and Disability (WAPED). She is also a member of the Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD). In her role as financial aid counselor, she is a member of the Western Association of Financial Aid Administrators (WAFAA).

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Danielle Kleist

Student Life Director
509-372-7104
West 207B
danielle.kleist@tricity.wsu.edu

Danielle Kleist joined WSU Tri-Cities in September 2014. Prior to joining the EMSS team, Danielle was the Director of Orientation and Commuter Student Involvement at the University of Miami in Florida. She also previously worked for NASPA as the Assistant Director for Educational Programs & NASPA Foundation in Washington, DC. Danielle earned her Bachelor of Science from Central Washington University and her Master of Education from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Danielle is a native of Kennewick and excited to be returning home to work with the campus community.

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Brandon Fox, M.Ed

Assistant Director of Student Life and Services
West 269F
509-372-7300
brandon.fox@tricity.wsu.edu

Brandon Fox joined WSU Tri-Cities in September 2015. Before that, Brandon was the Coordinator of Student Activities and an Adjunct Faculty Member in Graphic Design at Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Brandon earned his Bachelor of Science in Human Development from Kansas State University and his Master of Education from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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RJ Aubert, M.S

Recreation and Fitness Coordinator
West 124
509-372-7493
rj.aubert@tricity.wsu.edu
RJ joined WSU Tri-Cities in August 2015. Before moving to the Tri-Cities area he was the Intramural and Club Sports Intern at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado. RJ received his Bachelor’s Degree from The University of Dubuque and his Master’s Degree from Lasell College.