Staff

TRiO/TRiO STEM Staff

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These are the TRiO and TRiO STEM staff that you may meet when you are in the TLC offices. Here you will get to know something about each of them. They will assist you while you are a member of TRiO.

Staff

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Mary Parthemer
TRiO & TRiO STEM Director
(541) 463-3132, for TRiO STEM
(541) 463-3133, for TRiO
parthemerm@lanecc.edu

Mary manages the TRiO programs. She assists TRiO students with clarifying their goals at Lane and developing specific, annual plans to achieve those goals. She offers information, support, and guidance. She also provides personal/career counseling, and teaches workshops and TRiO credit classes. Mary loves working with TRiO students, as they are highly motivated and dedicated people. 

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Gwen Polk
TRiO & TRiO STEM Admin Support
(541) 463-3139
polkg@lanecc.edu

Originally from Scotland, with a background in Forestry, Gwen began working at Lane in 2012. Gwen prefers a very busy workplace without dull moments and loves working with both TRiO & STEM programs. She really likes how TRiO staff and students work closely together to create a great feeling of Student Success!

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Beth Pfeiffer
TRiO Advisor
(541) 463-5054
pfeifferb@lanecc.edu

Beth advises students on how to do college. Beth connects students with resources on campus or in the larger community so students can stay focused on school and stay in college. Beth also helps students find job or transfer on to a university. Beth's background is in Career Advising and Student Services. She enjoys walking/hiking and putting her feet in the water.

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Lisa Bohannan
TRiO STEM Advisor
(541) 463-3137
bohannanl@lanecc.edu

Lisa is here to guide and coach you on how campus procedures work and how to use campus resources. Some examples of questions she can assist you with include: how to choose classes, balance school and home, apply for scholarships, talk to your instructors, dually enroll at a university, or how to get ready to work. She can assist you if you are having academic difficulties and cheer you on when you have academic successes. Lisa’s background is in Career Coaching, Human Resources, and Applied Psychology.

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Shannon Brumbaugh
TRiO Tutoring Coordinator
(541) 463-3239
brumbaughs@lanecc.edu

Shannon was an instructor while serving in the US Navy. After his service he attended LBCC and Oregon State University. Shannon has a BS in Economics. Before joining our team as Tutor Coordinator, Shannon tutored in both TRiO-STEM and TRiO.

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Lynn Galle
TRiO STEM Tutoring Coordinator
(541) 463-3138
gallel@lanecc.edu

Lynn received her AAOT at LCC. She has worked as a tutor at TRiO, the SRC, and at TRiO STEM. She holds a Tutor Certification Certificate. Lynn's long term goal is to teach and help others grasp new ideas, and expand her own knowledge base.