M.A., Organizational Leadership, Chapman University; Graduate Certificate, Human Resource Management, Chapman University; B.A., Comparative International Studies, University of Washington Tacoma, Certified Public Manager, University of Washington Tacoma, Certified Program Planner, LERN
Lisa Reeves has been responsible for implementing and managing on-demand open enrollment and corporate training in response to community and economic needs for most of her thirty plus years in higher education. She is a skilled program developer and leader with a passion for developing partnerships with business, education, and community organizations. In March of 2012, Lisa joined the UW Tacoma team as Director of the KeyBank Professional Development Center. She continues to build on the Center’s success by providing the South Sound community a wide range of professional certification programs which are designed to help employees enhance their current skills, strengthen their resumes for promotions and new career options and stimulate a lifelong love of learning. Lisa is a board member of the National Consortium for Certified Public Managers and volunteers as a mentor in the Student Success Mentoring Program at UW Tacoma.
Kathleen L. Beaumont
B.S., Workforce Education, Southern Illinois University, Associate in Digital Design, Pierce College, Associate of Arts Liberal Studies, Antelope Valley College, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, UW Tacoma, Certified Public Manager, UW Tacoma, Certified Program Planner, LERN.
Kathleen L. Beaumont has over 30 years of experience working in the public sector for the State of Washington working at DSHS Adult Probation and Parole and the WIN Program, Dept. of Licensing, the Criminal Justice Training Commission, Pierce College and University of Washington Tacoma. She brings her 25 years of experience in human resource development and training to her current position of Program Manager/Developer at the UW Tacoma Professional Development Center where she is responsible for course development, marketing and operations for over 14 certificates and customized corporate training programs. Prior to working at UW Tacoma, she worked as Program Manager/Developer for Pierce College Continuing Education with responsibility for developing community based programs in art and leisure, computer training and medical coding. As a Human Resource Development Specialist IV for the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission she was responsible for curriculum development and management for four training academies for juvenile justice, adult criminal justice case workers and non-custody staff. As Adjunct Faculty at Pierce College, she taught both grounded and online courses for the two-year Associate in Digital Design degree program.