Ric Stephens, business faculty, was named president-elect for the International Society of City and Regional Planners in September 2014.
Kirsten Gauthier-Newbury, career services associate director, was elected to a two-year term on the Oregon Career Development Association's executive board in July 2013.
The Oregon Career Development Association is the Oregon division of the National Career Development Association and a division of the Oregon Counseling Association. OCDA creates partnerships among career development practitioners from business/industry, elementary/secondary schools, colleges, public and private agencies, and private practices.
Kirsten Gauthier-Newbury holds an MS in Educational Leadership from Miami University in Ohio. She advises students and alumni, coordinates internships, facilitates career workshops and teaches courses in career and graduate school planning.