MEET THE TEAM

Cynthia Guess

Interim Director

Joined the University system in 1988 at UMSL. She transferred to Missouri S&T in 1991 and has worked in several positions across campus. She oversees staff relations, office management, campus programming and events, scholarship support, recruiting and retention, pre-college events and summer camps. She is a professional member of the Society of Women Engineers, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers,  American Association of University Women and the American Camp Association. She serves as the advisor for the Society of Women Engineers and is currently pursuing a degree in Psychology.

Specialization:

Liaison for campus, alumni, employer relations. Office Management; Staff Relations; Campus Programming and Events; Scholarship Program; Pre-College Events and Summer Camps; Advisor for Society of Women Engineers

Erin Rowe

Office Support Assistant III

Joined Missouri S&T in 2012 with the office of Graduate Studies and currently serves as an office support assistant for SDOWP. Erin is responsible for managing the front of the office and is the point of contact for students, guests, and visitors.

Specialization:

Front Office Management; Guest Relations

Briana Land

Office Support Assistant IV

Specialization:

Budgets; Accounting; ProCard; Gifts; Payroll; Student Accounts

Mattie Buckner

Office Support Associate

Joined Missouri S&T in 2015. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Agriculture from the University of Central Missouri. Her primary focus is minority and women scholarships, master student class registration, and departmental events. Prior to joining S&T she worked for one of the top banking software companies in Missouri. She has spent most of her career in the banking and finance industry.

Specialization:

Scholarships; Master Student Class Registration; Departmental Programming and Events

Shannon Cox

Senior Student Support Specialist Women's Program

Joined Missouri S&T in 2008 in the International Affairs Department. In 2010 she transferred to SDOWP. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting/Business Administration from Drury University. Shannon's main focus is on female recruitment and retention and is director of It's a Girl Thing and EcoGirl summer camps. She serves as co-advisor to the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and the National Society of Black Engineers.

Specialization:

Women's Programs; Recruitment and Retention; Campus Programming and Events; Summer Camps

Tyler Reyes

Student Service Coordinator Diversity Programs

Joined Missouri S&T in 2016.  He holds an A.A. in Political Science from Black Hawk College and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He has served as an AmeriCorps Service Member and Engineer Officer in the US Army.  He directs the Mentoring Program, Diversity Leadership Council and the Minority Intro to Technology and Engineering summer camp.

Specialization:

Student Diversity Programs; Recruitment and Retention; Campus Programming and Events; Summer Camps

Melanie Wulff

Program/Project Coordinator Outreach & Pre-College Programs

Joined Missouri S&T in 2009. She holds a B.A. in History Education, MBA, and certificate in Management of Sustainable Business from Missouri S&T. She manages summer camp counselors, and is director of Camp Invention, Building Leaders for Tomorrow, Summer Solutions, and Summer Research Academy. She is Co-Advisor for Society of Women Engineers. She is a professional member of American Camp Association.

Specialization:

Pre-College outreach events and Summer Camps; Campus Programming and Events; Co-Advisor for Society of Women Engineers