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Center for Academic Advising and Retention
111 Monroe Hall
Cheney, WA 99004
phone: 509.359.2345
fax: 509.359.6405

College of Business and Public Administration & College of Health Science and Public Health (CBPA & CHSPH)

Astudillo, Von

Von Astudillo, MA

Senior Academic Advisor
Email: vastudillo@ewu.edu

To Schedule an Appointment:

Call the advising front desk at 509.359.2345

Walk-in Hours: 
     Monroe Hall: Wednesdays 3pm - 5pm 
Education:  

     Human Resource Management, MA - Webster University
     Business Management, BS - University of Maryland

Professional:

     Academic Advisor, EWU, 2015-2016

     Assistant Professor of Military Science, EWU ROTC, 
          1st Year Cadet Instructor/Advisor, 2010-2014 

     United States Army, MAJ, 1990-2014 
Favorite Quote: "Tell me and I forget, Teach me and I may remember, Involve me and I learn." - Benjamin Franklin

Dustin Semb

Dustin Semb, PhD

Academic Advising and Student Success Coordinator
Email: dsemb@ewu.edu

To Schedule an Appointment:

Call the advising front desk at 509.359.2345

Location: 
    Cheney Campus: Monroe Hall, Room 307 
Education:  

     Education and Recreation Leadership, PhD - Washington State University

     Organizational Leadership/Servant Leadership, MA - Gonzaga University

     Outdoor Recreation, BA - Eastern Washington University

Professional:

     Adjunct Faculty, Eastern Washington University - 2007-Present

     Operations Manager, EPIC Adventures, EWU - 2007-2017

     Recreation Specialist, Spokane Parks and Recreation - 2002-2007

     Outdoor Educator, AASI/PSIA/R3/ACA - 1997 - Present
Favorite Quote: "Do those served grow as persons?" - Robert Greenleaf

Cook, Kathy

Kathy Cook, MS

Pre-Nursing Academic Coordinator

Email: kcook@ewu.edu 

To Schedule an Appointment:

Call the advising front desk at 509.359.2345

Walk-in Hours:
     Monroe Hall: Wednesdays 3pm - 5pm 
     Learning Commons: N/A
Education:
     Education Policy, Foundations, & Administration, MS - Portland State University

     Women's Studies, BS - Portland State University

Professional:

     Academic Coordinator/Nursing Program, EWU, 2015-Present

     General Undergraduate Academic Advisor, EWU, 2007-2015

     Academic Advisor/Counselor, North Idaho College Educational Opportunity Center (TRIO), 2005-2007

     Academic Advisor, Mt. Hood Community College, 2000-2005

 Favorite Quote: "It is never too late to be what you might have been." -  George Eliot

Tade Ayeni

Tadé Ayeni, Ed.D, MA

Academic Advisor
Email: tayeni@ewu.edu 

To Schedule an Appointment:

Call the advising front desk at 509.359.2345

Walk-in Hours:
     Monroe Hall: Wednesdays 3pm - 5pm 
     Learning Commons: TBD
Education:

     Higher Education Leadership, EdD - Saint Joseph's University
     English Literature & Language, MA - Fairleigh Dickinson University

     Africana Studies/English Literature, BA - Rutgers University

Professional:

     Faculty, Africana Studies, EWU, 2015-Present

     Curriculum Advisor, Spokane Community College, 2014-2017

Favorite Quote: "(Love) covers all things, believes all things, hope all things, endures all things.  Love never falls away." - 1 Corinthians 13:7-8a

Courtney Bilodeaux

Courtney Bilodeaux, MS

Academic Advisor
Email: cbilodeaux@ewu.edu 

To Schedule an Appointment:

Call the advising front desk at 509.359.2345

Walk-in Hours:
     Monroe Hall: Wednesdays 3pm - 5pm 
     Learning Commons: Tuesdays 11am - 1pm
Education:

     Physical Education (Emphasis in Sport Psychology/Administration), MS - Eastern Washington University

     Exercise Science, BS - Eastern Washington University

Professional:

     Patient Care Coordinator, Rockwood Integrated Sports Medicine Clinic, 2016

     Graduate Teaching Assistant / Life Skills Instructor, Eastern Washington University, 2014-2016

     Coach / Mentor, Lind-Ritzville School District, 2010-2015

Favorite Quote: "We have to be willing to fail, to be wrong, to start over again with lessons learned." - Angela Lee Duckworth

Hopkins, Lane

Lane Hopkins

Academic Advisor
Email: lhopkins@ewu.edu 

To Schedule an Appointment:

Call the advising front desk at 509.359.2345

Location:
      Spokane Campus: 668 N Riverpoint Blvd, Room 101

           Spokane, WA   99202


Education:

     Social Work, BA - Eastern Washington University

Professional:

     Academic Advising, EWU, 1995-Present 
Favorite Quote: "Nobody who ever gave their best regretted it." - George Halas

Christina Martin

Christina Martin, M.Ed

Academic Advisor
Email: cmartin31@ewu.edu 

To Schedule an Appointment:

Call the advising front desk at 509.359.2345

Walk-in Hours:
     Monroe Hall: Wednesdays 3pm - 5pm 
     Learning Commons: Thursdays 1pm-3pm
Education:

     School Counseling, M.Ed - Whitworth University

     Social Services, BA - Whitworth University

Professional:

     School Counselor - Jenkins High School

     School Counselor - Centennial Middle School

Favorite Quote: "You cannot connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them by looking backwards. You have to trust that the dots will connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life." - Steve Jobs.

Vacant

Vacant

Academic Advisor
Email: 

To Schedule an Appointment:

Call the advising front desk at 509.359.2345

Walk-in Hours:
      Monroe Hall: Wednesdays 3pm - 5pm
      Learning Commons: 
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Vacant

Vacant

Retention & Advising Specialist
Email: 

To Schedule an Appointment:

Call the advising front desk at 509.359.2345

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