Role of the SAO Advisor

  • Provide free advice and guidance on event and program planning
  • Event fund procurement
  • Fundraising ideas
  • Organizational growth and development of RSOs
  • Guide students through the University structure to work within the system
  • Help with membership recruitment and retention

Don’t know who to contact? Reach out to us at sao@uw.edu

Find your advisor by:

RSO Category

Major Events & Other

ASUW

GPSS

Advising Assignment by SAO Advisors & Staff

Rene Singleton: Associate Director

Contact Info

Rene Singleton

Rene Singleton

Associate Director

HUB 232 | 206-543-2380 | Email

ASUW Advising

  • Board of Directors
  • Finance & Budget Director
  • Office of Government Relations Director & Lobbying
  • Senate & Senate Steering

GPSS Advising

  • Executive Committee
  • Finance & Budget Committee
  • Senate

Other

  • Contract/Security Reviews
  • RSO Database
  • RSO Disciplinary Actions
  • SAO RSO Policy Guide
  • SAO Training & Development
  • STF Requests for RSOs
  • UPASS Advisory Board
  • UUF & Alcohol Permit Requests, Contract, Security, Amplified Sound
  • UUF Committee
  • HUB Board of Representatives (Subcommittee Student Activities & Awards)

Jon Christensen: Program Assistant

Contact Info

Jon Christensen

Jon Christensen

Program Assistant

HUB 232 | 206-543-2380 | Email

Other

  • HUB Mail
  • HUB Office Space
  • RSO Archiving
  • RSO Banners
  • RSO Database User
  • RSO Forms Intake
  • RSO Fund Coordination
  • RSO of the Week
  • SAO Travel Arrangements/Distributions
  • SAO Website Edits
  • Supply Orders
  • HUB Staff Development Committee

Christina Coop: Senior Activities Advisor

Contact Info

Christina Coop

Christina Coop

Senior Activities Advisor

HUB 232 | 206-543-2380 | Email

ASUW Advising

RSO Advising

  • First Nations Powwow
  • Indonesian Student Association & Keraton
  • Political & Social Action
  • Taiwanese Student Association & TSA Night Market

Other

  • Huskylink Operations
  • RSO Directory
  • SAO Graduate Interns
  • SAO RSO Activities Fairs
  • SAO RSO Registration Sessions

Gabrielle (Gabby) Hickok: Activities Advisor

Contact Info

Emily Kalstad

Gabby Hickok

Activities Advisor

HUB 232 | 206-543-2380 | Email

ASUW Advising

RSO Advising

  • Business
  • Cultural/International
  • Engineering
  • Living Groups
  • Medical/Dental/Pharmacy
  • Residential Greek organizations (IFC/Panhellenic)

Other

  • HUB Staff Development Committee

Jennifer Pope: Activities Advisor

Contact Info

Jennifer Pope

Jennifer Pope

Activities Advisor

HUB 232 | 206-543-2380 | Email

ASUW Advising

GPSS Advising

  • Vice President for Inclusion & Diversity Committee

RSO Advising

  • Academic
  • Environmental
  • Graduate & Professional
  • Law
  • Religious
  • Science

Other

  • HUB Staff Development Committee
  • SAO Assessment Programs

Jon Solomon: Activities Advisor

Contact Info

Jon Solomon

Jon Solomon

Activities Advisor

HUB 232 | 206-543-2380 | Email

ASUW Advising

  • Asian Student Commission & Affiliate RSOs
  • Black Student Commission & Affiliate RSOs
  • Director of Personnel & Personnel Committee
  • International Student Advisory Board
  • Joint Commissions Committee
  • Latinx Commission & Affiliate RSOs
  • Pacific Islander Student Commission & Affiliate RSOs

RSO Advising

  • Afro-Caribbean Night
  • Cultural/International
  • Non-Residential Greek organizations (NPHC/UGC)
  • Recreation & Sports
  • Veterans/ROTC

Other

  • HUB Awards
  • HUB Student Development Committee

Trevor Whiton: Senior Activities Advisor

Contact Info

Trevor Whiton

Trevor Whiton

Senior Activities Advisor

HUB 232 | 206-543-2380 | Email

ASUW Advising

RSO Advising

  • Desi Dhamaka
  • Gaming/Esports
  • HUB eSports Affiliate RSOs
  • Performing Arts
  • Special Interest

Other

Tracy Wanjiku: Administrative Assistant Supervisor

Contact Info

Tracy Wanjiku

Tracy Wanjiku

Administrative Assistant Supervisor

HUB 232 | 206-543-2380 | Email

Other

  • ASUW/GPSS Composites
  • ASUW/GPSS Keys
  • FYP Summer Presentations
  • HUB Mail
  • RSO Activities Fairs
  • RSO Directory
  • RSO Email Accounts
  • RSO Forms Intake
  • RSO Registration
  • SAO Activities Fair
  • SAO Office Logistics
  • SAO Student Assistant Supervision/Payroll
  • SAO Webinar Reservations
  • Social Media / Website
  • Supply Orders
  • HUB Student Development Committee (SSDC)

Updated: July 29, 2021
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