Margaret is the Office Manager at the Resource Center for Students with Children. She manages the Jim Sells Childcare Assistance Subsidy Program and the Ron Ronacher Emergency Loan Program. In addition to day to day office duties, she also assists the Director and Staff with scheduling and running events for students with children. She has over five years’ experience working in higher education with college students, and in 2010 earned a Master of Arts in Higher Education from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
She is new to Portland, but in the past 10 years she has called many places home including Arkansas, California, Colorado, Louisiana, and even Italy. Margaret loves the diversity at Portland State University, and is passionate about working with students, their drive for learning is contagious. In addition to interacting with students, Margaret enjoys that her job in the RCSC is family-oriented, where children are often present and prioritized.