Interim leadership includes:
Betsy has been with Stanford for 30+ years. She manages administrative services, which encompass the management of finance, human resources, facilities, marketing and user experience, health & safety, and day-to-day operations of BEAM. She is also is part of BEAM's leadership team, which provides direction on issues, such as budget, branding, policies and procedures, and other critical decisions. Betsy holds a BA in child development from California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo.
Jing Jing has been with the organization for 20+ years. Her responsibilities include overseeing the Center's accounting and assisting with the budget. She also greatly enjoys managing the student assistants and helping students find jobs on campus. A former teacher with an MA degree in Linguistics, she is a native speaker of Mandarin, proficient in Taiwanese and has a basic knowledge of German. Jing Jing enjoys spending time with her husband and two children as well as travelling, photography, and embroidery.
Bill manages the UX and digital touch points at BEAM, focusing primarily on CRM and web UX/design. Bill began his career in advertising, mapping and building applications for medical, financial, professional athletics, and non-profit clients. It wasn't until his wife attended seminary at The University of the South that Bill found his calling to meaningful work in the higher ed space, helping rebuild Sewanee's digital strategy. Apart from diving headlong in to analytics, code, and user experiences, Bill like to play soccer, design impactful and relevant marketing campaigns, cook, and explore the California coast with his wife, son, and their dogs.
Dietra has been with the staff for 12 years. In this role, she is the first point of contact for visitors at BEAM. Dietra has 18 years of administrative experience, and in 2007, graduated from the University of Phoenix with a BA degree in Business Management. She loves spending time with her husband and five children. In her spare time, what little there is of it, she enjoys shopping, cooking, watching sports, and baking.