Faculty and Staff

Cahoon-Draus, Deanna

Deanna Cahoon Draus

Deanna Cahoon-Draus

University Center Programs Specialist

Start Year: 2019

University Center
Office: 166 University Center
Phone: 715-425-3986

Student Involvement
Office: 166 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
  • UWRF University Center Building Operations Specialist January-December 2022
  • Mindfulness at Work Certificate, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
  • Strengths Quest - Individualization // Learner // Achiever // Connectedness // Positivity

Position Summary: Responsible for training, supervising, and supporting students in para-professional roles dedicated to planning and implementing co-curricular campus events, activites, and services including but not limited to; University Center Campus Information and Building Manager programs, Student Organization and advisor training and communication, as well as the Student Organization Management software, FalconsConnect.