UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

University Center Staff 2019

University Center

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Campus Reservations
reservations@uwrf.edu
715-425-3710

Conferences and Events
conferences@uwrf.edu
715-425-4484

Information Desk
universitycenter@uwrf.edu
715-425-3911

University Graphic Arts
sa-marketing@uwrf.edu
715-425-3137

Student Involvement
amy.lloyd@uwrf.edu
715-425-4747

University Dining
dining@uwrf.edu
715-425-4403

Chartwells
chartwells@uwrf.edu
715-425-4465

 

 

University Center Staff

Cara Rubis

Cara Rubis
University Center Director - Leadership and support for University Center Budgets and Long Range Planning, Contracted Services (UWRF Dining, Bookstore, Banking, and Vending), Campus Reservations, Production Services, Conference and Event Services, Building Manager Services, Campus Information Desk Services, Custodial Services, Involvement Center, Student Organizations, Student Events and Activities, University Center and related Graphic Arts and Marketing, advisor for the Dining Services Advisory Committee (DSAC) and other ad-hoc Campus Committees.

 

Amy Lloyd

Amy Lloyd
Associate Director of the University Center Student Involvement - Provide leadership and support to the Student Involvement Professional staff. Assist with the implementation of programming efforts such as Involvement Center Programming, Student Organizations Management, and Student Events and Activities. Serve as the advisor for the Student Government Association's Finance Committee (FC).

Walling Henry

Henry Walling
University Center Project and Business Manager is responsible for assisting with the administrative leadership of the University Center.  This position is a member of the University Center leadership team with a focus on the daily management of the University Center, Dining facilities and equipment which includes any satellite locations (spirit shop, coffee shop, concession stands, catering kitchens). Performs areas of project management for both large and small projects as well as oversees work orders for the University Center and satellite locations. Oversees contracts, equipment and supplies purchasing and coordination with internal and external maintenance contractors. Responsible for the development and maintenance of sustainable facility practices. Provides focus and leadership in the development of a student focused learning environment that supports and complements the mission of UWRF community.  

 

Kristin Samp

Kristin Barstad
Conference and Contract Services Manager - Responsible for the management of the Conference and Event Services Office which provides customer service to external groups, management of contracts and fiscal resources, facility operations and use, and coordination with various service providers.

Kathryn Falde

Kathryn Falde
University Graphic Artist - provides marketing services to the what was formerly the Division of Student Affairs and various Recognized Student Organizations. Manages the Student Organizations, University Center offices, and related areas of Marketing and Graphics including project management, a variety of art services, coordination of production with approved off-campus vendors, over-seeing the workflow for the department and supervision of graphics, photography and communication student interns.

Gettelman, Kyle

Kyle Gettelman
Production Services Coordinator - Responsible for the operation and maintenance of sound, lighting, video, staging and computer-based multimedia systems to support all out-of-classroom academic events, including special events and programs held across campus. This position supports a student employee staff and provides hands on educational guidance in real-world applications related to technical event support. This position works closely with Campus Reservations, Conference and Event Services, Student Involvement, and University Center staff.  This position also works closely with contracted artists and other facilities users to determine the best technical support possible for successful facility use.

Steph Kaminski

Stephanie Kaminski
Student Involvement Budget and Operations Coordinator - provides administrative and financial management support to the Office of Student Involvement and the Finance Committee. Oversees the daily activity associated with segregated fee account expenses from ~ 150 recognized student organizations, the Finance Committee and the Office of Student Involvement.

 

Elise Koop

Elise Peters 
Student Events and Activities Coordinator - One of three advisors to the Student Involvement student staff programming board working directly with Events and Activities, as well as marketing efforts. Responsible for assisting with the coordination and supervision of University Center programs and activities creating a student experience that contributes to the increased involvement of students where change, learning, self-authorship, and collaboration are encouraged and supported. Responsible for the supervision of Graduate Student Assistant(s), the support and coordination of campus-wide student involvement events like Week of Welcome programming, Homecoming, Finals Fest and Summer Concert Series. Manages the Involvement Center Front Desk staff as well as video and marketing efforts for Student Involvement programs.

Joan Mayen

Joan Mayen
Campus Information Desk Coordinator - Responsible for the leadership of the Campus Information Desk student assistant staff and services.

Debra Martin

Debra Martin
Software Systems Administration and Management primarily used in the University Center including, but not limited to; EMS Campus, Footprints/BP Logix, StarRez for UWRF Dining, Odyssey, FalconSync/Engage interface with EMS, Common Spot Web site management and Data-Graphics documentation. Provides support to the University Center Leadership Team. Responsible for the daily management of UWRF meal plans and space use invoicing.

Sarah Meyer

Sarah Meyer
Campus Reservations Coordinator - Main responsibility lies in the Campus Reservations Office, working directly with students, staff and other customers to schedule space for events in the University Center and across campus.  Also manages the University Center Building Manager team, which is responsible for the day to day operation of the University Center including customer support and emergency procedures. Supervises the University Center Graduate Student Assistant as well as undergraduate student employees in both Campus Reservations and the University Center Building Manager team.

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Lead Custodian - Provides hands on leadership to custodial university student staff to maintain cleanliness and sanitation in the University Center. Plans and assigns work to student staff and assists with scheduling, training, and record keeping as well as provides daily cleaning of floors, restrooms, meeting rooms, general programming space, dining facilties, furniture and windows; custodial equipment care and maintenance; room set-ups; inventory and stocking of storerooms; snow removal; waste removal and recycling.

 Bea

Bea Sattler
Operations Manager - Provides full performance audiovisual support for a wide range of events throughout the University Center and across campus. Works with Production Services student employees in the training, set-up, event management, and take down of events and programs. Assists with coordination of event setup  details, production planning processes, and direct customer service for day-of event management.

Karyn Wells

Karyn Wells
Assistant Director of Student Involvement - One of three advisors to the Student Involvement student staff programming board, working directly with Recognized Student Organization and Sorority and Fraternity Life. Responsible for training, supervising, and supporting students in para-professional roles dedicated to planning and implementing co-curricular campus events and activities. Supports department programs that provide co-curricular learning experiences for UWRF students designed to promote engaged citizenship and self-authorship including, but not limited to; Strengthsfinder training, the Appreciative Advising Approach, service programs, leadership experiences, and sociocultural programs.

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University Center

Building Address:
501 Wild Rose Ave.

Mailing Address:
170 University Center
410 S. 3rd. St.
River Falls, WI 54022

715-425-3911
universitycenter@uwrf.edu

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