Laurel Grigg Mason
Role at the SALT Center: As the interim director, my role is to provide leadership for the department's internal and external initiatives, which include the management of the department's research and assessment efforts, campus initiatives to improve learning and retention, development and fundraising, community outreach, and alumni relations.
Education: The University of California, Irvine, B.A., Psychology & Social Behavior, B.A., Sociology; The University of Arizona, M.A., Higher Education; Ph.D., Higher Education (in progress)
Hometown: La Crescenta, California
Professional Associations: NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education; College Reading and Learning Association; National College Learning Centers Association
Activities/Interests: My hobbies are cooking, eating, exercising, and spending time with my husband and daughter. When I have the time, I enjoy triathlon, road cycling, running, and hiking. I also have a noisy cat named Jack.