EECS last name K-N, Engineering Undeclared
Where did you go to college?
I was a transfer student here at Cal. Go Bears!
How long have you been with the College of Engineering?
I’ve been with ESS since September 2013. Before that, I was an adviser in the College of Chemistry for over 20 years.
What is your favorite part of your job?
I like that I am challenged every day, and I never get bored. I really enjoy talking to students and learning about them.
What is your approach to advising?
I hope to create an environment where students feel comfortable and supported.
What is the most unusual job you’ve had?
I served drinks in a pub in a village in England. While the job wasn’t that unusual, the regulars were, and it was certainly entertaining.
What are your interests?
I’m interested in seeing the world and learning about people. I lived abroad and traveled a lot as a child, and I’m always looking forward to my next adventure.
What advice do you have for students?
Keep calm and prosper. I think I may be mixing iconic metaphors, but you know what I mean.
What are your favorite TV shows?
I like Homeland, Modern Family, Amazing Race and Downton Abbey.