Staff and Leadership

The program is led by Lisa Carlson, director, and Sarah Folsland, program coordinator. The WiSE program is provided with leadership and direction from a steering committee consisting of students and faculty from engineering and science disciplines, the director of multicultural affairs, the assistant director of student activities and leadership, the WiSE director, and the WiSE coordinator.

Carlson, Lisa

Lisa Carlson, Director

Folsland, Sarah

Sarah Folsland, Coordinator

Women's Development Initiative (Women's Wellness Committee)

In addition to the leadership provided by the steering committee, WiSE also works with the Women's Development Institute, a committee of SS Mines faculty/staff and interested students dedicated to designing and promoting programs and events in support of women and/or wellness.

Committee Members:

  • Cory L. Headley - Director, Student Activities and Leadership Center|Committee Chair
  • Kathy Antonen - Professor, Humanities
  • Lisa Carlson - Director, WiSE
  • Cheryl Dillon - Senior Secretary, Student Activities and Leadership Center
  • Jesse Herrera - Director, Office of Multicultural Affairs
  • Lisa LaPlant - Assistant Director, Residence Life
  • Dr. Patricia Mahon - Vice President for Student Development and Dean of Students
  • Kimberly Osberg - Associate Director, CAMP
  • Mareeda Perry - Marketing Specialist Research Affairs
  • Jennifer Ranum - Compliance Coordinator & Assistant Athletic Director

Interested in joining the committee? Contact Cory at