Since 1871, the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh has been providing residents of northeastern Wisconsin with high-quality, affordable education through 60 undergraduate majors, 30 master’s degree programs and one doctoral degree for our more than 13,500 students.
Meet our Team
Jessica Kleir ('08)
Building Operations Associate
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Jess graduated from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh in January of 2008 with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Human Resources. She then spent the next six years working in the Human Resources Department at UW Oshkosh before joining the Alumni Welcome and Conference Center team to help open the new facility. Jess manages the AWCC reservations systems, client billing system and the Campus Concierge area.
Outside of work, you can find Jess scanning tickets at the Timber Rattlers Games or standing near the Terrance Suites at Lambeau Field for the Green Bay Packers! Jessica is very excited for this new opportunity and being on the team that is now the front door to the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh.
Stephanie Werner ('14)
Building Operations Associate
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Stephanie graduated from UW Oshkosh in May 2014 with a Bachelor of Social Work degree. As an undergraduate, she worked as a student employee in Reeve Memorial Union where she discovered her passion for event management. Upon graduation, she immediately joined the staff at the Alumni Welcome and Conference Center, where she currently works with the wedding clientele, manages the daily operations of the building and provides leadership to the student team.
Stephanie loves so many things about her job: mentoring her student employees, constantly learning new things from her co-workers and supervisor, and being a part of a team that works tirelessly to make the Alumni Welcome and Conference Center a success on campus and in the Oshkosh community.
Laura Rommelfanger ('08, MS '12)
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Laura has worked at UW Oshkosh since 2001 and recently joined the Foundation in 2013 as the director of the UW Oshkosh Alumni Welcome and Conference Center (AWCC). She has over a decade of experience in the hospitality industry and more than 12 years experience planning University events for the Chancellor’s Office.
Laura is proud to be a 3x alumna of UW Oshkosh, most recently earning her Master of Science degree in 2012. She is passionate about connecting with our alumni, helping our clients plan unique events and hosting the community in UW Oshkosh's newest, state-of-the-art venue.
Bailey Azarian ('14)
Special Events Coordinator
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Bailey was born and raised in Racine, Wisconsin. After high school, Bailey moved to Oshkosh and attended UW Oshkosh. Bailey graduated in December of 2014 with a Bachelor of Science degree, studying communication and journalism. Shortly after graduating, Bailey moved to the Twin Cities to work as the Special Events Coordinator for the Minnesota Restaurant, Lodging, Resort and Campground Associations. Bailey moved back to Oshkosh and joined the Alumni Welcome & Conference Center team in July 2016. She is responsible for coordinating events such as Commencement, Opening Day, Tent City, Honors & Awards Ceremony and a few others. Outside of work, Bailey will most likely be trying out new restaurants in the area, spending time with family/friends or walking her dog, Milo.
Student Operations Team
The AWCC operations team is comprised of UW Oshkosh students pursuing a variety of degrees on campus. These students bring a diverse wealth of knowledge, experience and energy to the event set-up, management, audio-visual services and custodial functions of the Welcome Center. They also operate our Campus Concierge area.
Major: Psychology Year: Sophomore Anticipated Graduation Date: 2019 Fun Fact: Alec used to work for the Green Bay Packers.
Major: Marketing Year: Senior Anticipated Graduation Date: 2017 Fun Fact: Callie studied abroad in Ireland.
Major: Environmental & Organismal Biology Year: Junior Anticipated Graduation Date: 2017 Fun Fact: Philip plays the trumpet.
Major: Nursing Year: Junior Anticipated Graduation Date: 2018 Fun Fact: Larissa loves to be outdoors and volunteer.
Major: Nursing Year: Freshman Anticipated Graduation Date: 2020 Fun Fact: Sydney also works as a summer camp counselor.
Richard Liverette II
Major: Supply Chain Year: Junior Anticipated Graduation Date: 2018 Fun Fact: Richie is a huge football fan.
Major: Psychology Year: Senior Anticipated Graduation Date: 2017 Fun Fact: Morgan was born on her mom's birthday.
Major: Kinesiology Year: Senior Anticipated Graduation Date: 2017 Fun Fact: Branden loves working at the AWCC.
Office Student Interns
The AWCC interns are comprised of UW Oshkosh students pursuing a variety of degrees on campus. These students bring a diverse wealth of knowledge, experience and energy to the event management, audio-visual services, promotions, and marketing of the Welcome Center.
Major: Communications Year: Junior Anticipated Graduation Date: 2018 Fun Fact: Jenny loves to travel. She has been to three countries outside of the U.S. and this summer she will be traveling to Italy with her family.
Lead Events Assistant
Major: Marketing Year: Senior Anticipated Graduation Date: 2017 Fun Fact: Abby has traveled to Italy and France.
Marketing and Social Media Intern
Major: Marketing Year: Junior Anticipated Graduation Date: 2018 Fun Fact: Hailey danced in the Christmas Parade at Disneyworld.
Contact our AWCC Team
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