Joann is serving as the Multicultural Academic Advisor, Asian and Pacific Islander Retention Specialist at the Center for Multicultural Academic Excellence. Joann was born and raised in Oregon and is a first-generation college student. She is a second generation Chinese-American and is fluent in Cantonese. Joann is an alumna of the University of Oregon, having graduated in 2012 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Education. She now has her Master’s degree in College Student Services Administration from Oregon State University where she developed a deeper passion for social justice and supporting students for success. While at the UO she was part of CMAE’s Student Leadership Team for two years, and part of the IMPACT program where she served as an IMPACT coordinator. Outside of work, Joann enjoys traveling, hiking and spending time with her friends and family.
Office phone: 541.346.8874