The Center for Life Beyond Reed

Our Team

The Center for Life Beyond Reed is located in Prexy near the southwest corner of campus. There are several ways to get in touch with us:

Make an appointment

Students and alumni can schedule an appointment with an advisor through Handshake. We are also happy to hold appointments over the phone or via video call, and you can note that preference in your appointment request. For help with using Handshake please visit this page, or email

Make an appointment

Contact a staff member

Alice Harra

Associate Dean of Students, Director of CLBR
Leadership of CLBR team; feedback from students, alumni, employers, faculty, and Reed community; assessment and implementation of new tools and technologies; collaboration with business community; future strategies and vision for CLBR.

B Hunter

Assistant Director & Career Advisor
Create, nurture, maintain relationships with students & employers in the Tech & Builders, Arts & Expression, and Entrepreneurship communities. Work as a team member with other CLBR staff.

Hayden Todd

Assistant Director, Advising
Primary advisor for the following Communities of Purpose:
Arts & Expression; Citizenship & Community Living; Education & Human Potential

Marwa Al Khamees

Assistant Director, Advising
Primary advisor for the following Communities of Purpose: 
Healthcare & the Cure of Illness; Research & Innovation; Sustainable Life on Earth

Shania Siron

Assistant Director, Advising
Primary advisor for the following Communities of Purpose: 
Entrepreneurship & Business Strategy; Investing & Financial Responsibility; Globalization & Diplomacy

Nate Martin '16

Associate Director of Data and Systems
Data & systems management for team, fellowships & awards coordination, Handshake point-of-contact, Burn Your Draft podcast project manager, back-up advisor.

Sarah (Cavanaugh) Schwiebert

Administrative Coordinator
Front desk reception and resource guidance for students and alumni; event support and team logistics; administrative support for CLBR and fellowships & awards.

Not sure whom to contact? Please email and we will direct you appropriately. We look forward to connecting with you!

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