Student Involvement

The Leadership Team poses for a photo

Mission

The Leadership Center in Student Involvement provides empowering, innovative, and educational programming that strives to build successful leaders by developing them to find their passions, engage in leadership theory and its practical applications, and foster community in promoting a culture of leadership at WSU.

Vision

To enhance Washington State University students' leadership potential and abilities with innovative, dynamic, and transformative leadership programs.

Meet the Cougar Leadership Team

rachael-spear

Rachael Spear

Executive Director, Leadership Center
SILD.LEAD@wsu.edu 

kalista-newman

Kalista Newman

Co-Director, Emerging Leaders
SILD.EmergingLeader@wsu.edu 

melody-huerta

Melody Huerta

Co-Director, Emerging Leaders
SILD.EmergingLeader@wsu.edu

seth-walker

Seth Walker

Director, Crimson Leadership VIP
SILD.CrimsonLeadVIP@wsu.edu

rhea-gonzaga

Rhea Gonzaga

Director, Conferences and Speakers
SILD.conferences@wsu.edu

tamara-crooks

Tamara Crooks

Leadership Coordinator, Student Involvement
tcrooks@wsu.edu

rudy-trejo

Rudy Trejo

Associate Director, Student Involvement
rudy.trejo@wsu.edu