Faculty and Staff

Cahoon-Draus, Deanna

Deanna Cahoon Draus

Deanna Cahoon-Draus

University Center Building Operations Specialist

Start Year: 2019

University Center
Office: 170 University Center
Phone: 715-425-3986



B.S. Agricultural Education, Psychology Minor - UW River Falls 2017

M.S. Student Affairs Administration - UW La Crosse 2021

Professional Activities:

  • Association of College Unions International (ACUI)
  • UWRF University Center Building Manager Coordinator 2019-2021
  • UWRF University Center Interim Production Coordinator May-December 2021
  • Mindfulness at Work Certificate, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
  • Strengths Quest - Developer // Positivity // Individualization // Includer // Arranger

Position Summary: Responsible for the development and execution of the University Center Building Manager program within the scope of student learning and development. Organizes the facilitation and development of the Building Manager program for on-going and new educational initiatives. Provides hands-on support to other University Center operations and event services areas - Campus Reservations, Conference and Event Services, Student Involvement, University Center Business Operations. Generates and analyzes reports. Develops content for various communication projects and marketing platforms to align with strategic initiatives and establishes communication campaigns.