Director, TRiO Student Support Services
Shiloh Penland graduated from Lake Chelan High School and immediately went on to attend Wenatchee Valley College, where she earned her AAS degree. She has worked for Washington State University Tri-Cities since 2007 in several differnet student services areas, including financial aid and scholarships. While working at WSU Tri-Cities she earned her BS in Psychology and English and continued on to complete her MA in Communication and Leadership Studies at Gonzaga University.
Program Assistant, TRiO Student Support Services
Maria Lopez graduated from Kiona Benton High School and received her AA from Portland Community College. She is a past participant in both CAMP and TRIO (Maria was part of the first TRIO cohort here at WSUTC). She earned her BA in Social Science from Washington State University with a main focus on Psychology, Women’s Studies and Anthropology. Prior to becoming TRIO’s Program Assistant, Maria worked with the Pasco School District as a bilingual para-educator.