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Kent Sumner, Associate Director

  • Student Affairs Communications and Marketing
  • 112 Memorial Union
  • Oregon State University
  • Corvallis, OR 97331
  • kent.sumner@oregonstate.edu
  • 541-737-8511

Education

  • Associates in Accounting, Chemeketa Community College, Salem, OR: 1991
  • Masters of Arts, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho: 1980
  • Bachelor of Arts in Education, Western Oregon University, Monmouth, Oregon: 1975

Administrative

  • Associate Director, Oregon State University Office of Student Affairs: 2016 to present
  • Assistant Director, Oregon State University Memorial Union: 2002 to 2016

Work Experience

  • Program Advisor, Oregon State Universtiy Memorial Union, Corvallis OR: 1995-2002
  • Business Manager, Oregon Clay Company, Salem & Eugene Oregon: 1986-95
  • Business Manager, Creative Cache Art Materials, Inc., Salem & Beaverton OR 1981-86
  • Photographer, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho: 1979-81
  • Gallery Director, Salem Art Association, Salem, Oregon: 1976-79
  • High School Teacher, Salem-Keizer Schools, Salem, Oregon: 1975-77

Certifications

  • Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), Oregon State University: 2006, 2015
  • Accessibility in Architectural Graphics and Wayfinding with Sharon Toji, Reed College: 2014
  • Social Media Bootcamp with Siouxsie Jennett, Oregon State University: 2013
  • Drupal Web Content Management System, Oregon State University: 2010
  • CITI: Course in the Protection of Human Research Subjects, OSU: 2005
  • Art Conservation Certification, Western Association of Art Conservation: 2002
  • Art Conservation Apprenticeship: Gainsborough Studio, Lafayette, CA: 2000, 2001
  • Team Management Certification, Oregon State University: 1996
  • FIS Accounting Certification, Oregon State University: 1996
  • Associates of Accounting, Chemeketa Community College: 23 credit hours
  • Secondary Teaching Certificate, Idaho and Oregon
  • Licensed Tax Preparer Certificate, State of Oregon: inactive

Professional Activities

  • More than 20 national conference presentations since 1996
  • More than 10 articles published in professional journals since 2003
  • Student Affairs Assessment Council, Oregon State University: 2002-present
  • Student Center CAS Revision Committee, Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education and Association of College Unions International: 2009
  • Integrated Marketing Communications Network, OSU: 2009-present
  • Student Affairs Communication Group, Oregon State University: 2006-present
  • OSU Printing & Mailing Advisory Board, Oregon State University: 2011-2015
  • Educational Benchmark Institute (EBI), Student Center Advisory Board: 2009-11
  • Curriculum Advisory Board, Salem-Keizer Schools, Salem Oregon: 1985-90
  • Leadership Salem, Salem Chamber of Commerce, Salem, Oregon: 1986
  • Oregon Arts Commission, Percent for Art Advisory Board, Salem Oregon: 1993-95
  • Salem Art Association, Board of Directors, Salem Oregon: 1985-89
  • The Drawing Board, Board of Directors, Salem, Oregon: 1984-86
  • Oregon Art Educator Association, Board of Directors, Oregon: 1985
  • President’s Advisory Board, National Art Materials Association, Clifton, NJ: 1985

Recognition

  • Student Affairs Group Service Award, Communication Group(founding Member), 2014
  • Excellence in Volunteer Service Award, Association of College Unions International, 2014
  • Commitment to Excellence in Assessment Award, Skyfactor Student Success, 2012
  • Student Affairs Group Service Award, Communication Group(founding Member), 2007
  • Commitment to Assessment Excellence Award, Educational Benchmark Institute, 2008
  • Student Affairs Division Outstanding Service Award, OSU, Corvallis, OR, 2006
  • Student Affairs Group Service Award, Assessment Council (founding Member), 2005
  • Blackburn New Professional Award, Association of College Unions International, 2004
  • National Art Materials Trade Association President’s Award,1985
  • Ceramic Monthly Magazine Feature (Cover) Article, 1980
  • Oregon Arts Commission, Visiting Artist Fellowship, Artists in Education: 1978
  • Arrowmount Pi Beta Pi Fellowship, School of Art & Craft, Gatlinburg, TN 1978
  • Academic Scholarship, Oregon College of Education, Monmouth, OR, 1974

Research & Publications

  • The Beginnings: Oregon State University Student Experience Center; author
  • Renovation: Oregon State University Memorial Union, The Bulletin, Volume 83/Issue 1; January/February 2015; author
  • Unified Publicity across Diverse Platforms, NACA Campus Activities Programming, Volume 47/Number 5; November/December 2014; co-author
  • Student Affairs Communications Initiative, Oregon State University: 2012; contributor PDF
  • Student Center’s Finical Impact on Students within the PAC 12 and Oregon, Oregon State University: 2011-12 PDF
  • Student Union CAS Revision Committee Report, Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education and Association of College Unions International: 2009
  • Why Do Assessment, Oregon State University: 2009; contributor PDF
  • Leisure Time Activity Preferences of Children in the United States and Israel, Oregon State University and Kaye Academic College of Education: 2004; contributor PDF
  • Paul Klee’s Images and Children’s Art, Oregon State University and Kaye Academic College of Education: 2003; contributor PDF
  • Local Reduction of Copper Reds, University of Idaho, Moscow Idaho: 1980

Multicultural Workshops

  • Science Behind Creating the Common Good: A Future of Belonging; Butler: 2016
  • Islamophobia: Micro-Aggression to Full-Fledged Hate Crimes; Farzana Nayani: 2016
  • Building Dreams for All: Redefining Merit; Shirley Collado: 2016
  • Creating and Sustaining Social Justice Institutional Change; Jamie Washington: 2015
  • Accessibility in Architectural Graphics and Wayfinding; Sharon Toji: 2014
  • Racial Climate: Campus Strategies for Success; Jamie Washington: 2014
  • Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequity; Shakti Butler: 2013
  • Multicultural Leadership Development; Caroline Haskell and LaVerne Leyva: 2012
  • Mirrors of Privilege: Making Whiteness Visible; Shakti Butler: 2009
  • Controversial Issues Process Workshop; National Coalition Building Institute1998
  • Welcoming Diversity Workshop; National Coalition Building Institute: 1997

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