Student Academic Advising Center
Meet the Professional Staff
Sue oversees SAAC and Career Services. She enjoys the opportunity to provide leadership for two offices that are so impactful for students. When not at work, Sue loves to garden, travel and raise honeybees.
Advising Outreach Coordinator
Becky is responsible for a variety of tasks within the office. Her favorite aspect of her job is supervising the peer advisor staff! When not at work, Becky enjoys spending time with her husband and her baby daughter.
University Services Associate
Julie T. is the friendly face that will greet you at our front desk when you come for your appointment! Julie loves reading e-books on her Kindle.
Carol's favorite part of advising is getting to know her advisees on an individual basis and helping them find their path. Carol loves animals and enjoys gardening, quilting, volunteering, and reading, when she finds the time.
Academic Adviser / Assistant Director
Andy enjoys working with college students and helping them learn to navigate their collegiate experience. Andy is a big fan of the Milwaukee Brewers and eating ice cream.
Laura Polum has been an academic advisor in the UW-System for 16 years. She enjoys watching her students grow and mature through their college careers. She enjoys spending her free time with her family.
Julie Schneider has been with SAAC for 20 years as an academic advisor.
She is passionate about international travel and cross country skiing.
Kami loves working with undeclared students because it is so rewarding to help someone discover their passions. When she's not working with undeclared students, she is working out or chasing her three adorable children.