Ruben Hernandez

WWCC Spotlight: Ruben Hernandez

Who Ruben Hernandez is Walla Walla Community College’s outreach coordinator. He graduated from WWCC in 2005, and has been working at the college since 2018.   Most important part of the job I go out to high schools, in classrooms and assemblies, and speak with students, inviting them to come to WWCC. And we’re doing…

Ben Rotert

WWCC Spotlight: Ben Rotert

Who Ben Rotert is the coordinator of the Running Start program and head men’s soccer coach. He’s been at WWCC since 2014. Most important part of the job I work with the high schools in our district to make sure that students have great access to higher education while they are still in high school.…

cheryl-hansen

WWCC Spotlight: Cheryl Hansen

Who? Cheryl Hansen, Director of International Programs. At WWCC since 2018. Most important part of the job? I attract international students to come study here, and support them so they progress and complete their degrees. I have the great honor of interacting with students from all over the world and helping them pursue their education.…

Chad Hickox

WWCC Spotlight: Chad Hickox

Who? Chad Hickox, Vice President of Instruction. At WWCC since 2018. Most important part of the job? I find a way to help people be better at whatever their job is. It’s a lot of orchestrating and juggling – everybody’s spinning their own plates and I’m just trying to make sure that all of the…

Tony McGuire

WWCC Spotlight: Tony McGuire

Who? Tony McGuire is the Instructor of Building Maintenance Technology at WWCC’s North Campus, located inside the Washington State Penitentiary. He’s been at WWCC since 2013. Most important part of the job? The most important thing I do is to equip inmates with a skill that will let them be successful when they get out,…

Danielle Swan-Froese

WWCC Spotlight: Danielle Swan-Froese

Who? Danielle Swan-Froese, Program Coordinator for the Enology and Viticulture program, and Office Manager for College Cellars. At WWCC since 2009. Most important part of the job? On the instructional side I help students navigate the systems and processes at the college so they can get registered, and then I smooth the way for them…