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Sarah Westfall, PhD Principal, Westfall Executive Advisors Sarah established Westfall Executive Advisors at the conclusion of 35 years as a college administrator. Most recently, Sarah served as Vice President for Student Development and Dean of Students at Kalamazoo College, a position she retired from after 15 years. Her career includes service in residential life at… Continue reading >
Kate McCaffrey, PhD Executive Coach and Consultant - Paradigm Twist Committed to motivating and empowering her clients to enable their success, Kate McCaffrey is an executive coach and consultant who helps organization leaders to understand their competencies and skills. By focusing on identifying and clarifying their current goals, she partners with clients to determine and… Continue reading >
By Student Engagement Team at Salve Regina University
Ordinarily, being tasked to plan an in-person orientation program for an incoming class would be considered a typical expectation in our office. However, 2020 was not an ordinary year by any means. The global pandemic forced every student affairs professional to rethink how we engage current students. For those who oversee New Student and Family… Continue reading >