Adrienne is the Research Administrator for the Northwest Climate Adaptation Science Center and has served as administrator for the UW Climate Impacts Group since 1996. She manages all of the complex inner workings of the group spanning budgeting, grants management, human resources management and our business operations.
She started working in administration for the UW in 1991 as the Assistant Director of Women in Engineering. In this role, she ran the academic support programs (mentoring, tutoring, support group) and organized the annual Women In Engineering (WIE) conference. She studied community development and educational theory.