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Courtney Shiroma
Courtney Shiroma

Courtney Shiroma, M. Ed., Associate Director for Residence Life
Roads to Success Instructor
M. Ed., College Student Personnel, Western Carolina University, 2006
B. S., Communications, Western Carolina University, 2004
B.S., Marketing, Western Carolina University, 2004

Courtney started her journey at Portland State in Fall 2010. She came to PSU from North Carolina where she was born, raised and educated. Courtney has worked full-time in higher education for almost seven years focusing on a wide array or areas including residence life, student activities, Greek life, multicultural affairs, academic coaching, academic success and retention. For the past two years Courtney has been working with University Housing and Residence Life.

Currently Courtney is the Associate Director for Housing and Residence Life. She is the leader of the University Housing Residence Life Hall Staff as well as University Success. Courtney’s passion is to help students achieve success inside and outside the classroom. She also loves to help students seek their own passions and ways in life so they can reach their ultimate goals and happiness.

When Courtney is away from the office she spends her time outdoors, camping, biking, hiking, hanging out with her dogs and gardening. You may catch Courtney at PSU’s Saturday Market because she is a vegan/gluten free foodie!