Our Staff

BYU Writing Center tutors are trained undergraduate students representing various majors and disciplines. While each has particular strengths as a writer and tutor, they have all demonstrated academic excellence, received recommendations from faculty, and completed an academic internship focused on writing and tutoring pedagogy. Additionally, tutors receive ongoing, weekly training and other professional development opportunities.

2016–2017 Writing Center Staff

Tutors

Amanda
Studying:  English
Additional Involvement and Experience:  Inscape Student Journal

Anessa
Studying: Pre-Accounting, Arabic

Anika
Studying: English, Creative Writing, Italian

Audrey
Studying: English, Latin, Women’s Studies
Additional Involvement and Experience: Writing Fellows

Becca
Studying: Public Relations
Additional Involvement and Experience: BYU Alumni, Best Buddies (Y-Serve)

Ben
Studying: English, Spanish

Brent
Studying: Neuroscience, Creative Writing, Linguistics
Additional Involvement and Experience: Neuroscience Lab

Brenton
Studying: Psychology, Music
Additional Involvement and Experience: Marching Band, Pep Band

Carsten
Studying: Mechanical Engineering, Writing and Rhetoric
Additional Involvement and Experience: Engineering and Technology Leadership Council president elect, Weidman Center for Global Leadership, National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing presenter, M Com

Christina
Studying: Humanities – Foreign Lit, Latin American Studies, Editing
Additional Involvement and Experience: Writing Fellows

Claire
Studying: Graphic Design, English
Additional Involvement and Experience: English Society

Dominic
Studying: English, Korean, Creative Writing

Eliza
Studying: Neuroscience
Additional Involvement and Experience: Neuroscience Club VP, Writing Fellows

Elizabeth
Studying: English Teaching, Family Life
Additional Involvement and Experience: Program Director for Y-Serve Program TOPS, Intramurals, and Research Assistant

Emma B.
Studying: Classical Studies, English, Creative Writing

Emma C.
Studying: English, Creative Writing, Music

Emma G
Studying: English, Art
Additional Involvement and Experience: Multi-Cultural Center

Emily
Studying: English Teaching

Eric
Studying: News Media, Political Science
Additional Involvement and Experience: Linguistics research assistant

Erika
Studying: English Teaching
Additional Involvement and Experience:  Writing Fellows, Literacy tutor with Project Read

Gregg
Studying: Anthropology, Botany

Jesse
Studying: Computer Science
Additional Involvement and Experience: Hip Hop Club

Kamin
Studying: History, Spanish

Kaylea
Studying: Pre-Nursing
Additional Involvement and Experience: Y-Serve, Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society

Kristen
Studying: Philosophy, English, Women's Studies
Additional Involvement and Experience: Humanities Fellow, Apporia Philosophy Journal, Philosophy Club

Kurt
Studying: Spanish Translation
Additional Involvement and Experience: Poetry Editing for Inscape Magazine

Lainey
Studying: English, Writing and Rhetoric
Additional Involvement: Vice President of English Society, Future Scholar's Program

Laura
Studying: Genetics and Biotechnology
Additional Involvement and Experience: Genetics Club, Running Club, First-Year Experience Y-Group Leader

Lauren
Studying: Communications, French

Lesli
Studying: English, Editing
Additional Involvement and Experience: STET President, Victorian Short Fiction Project editor, Stowaway assistant managing editor, Leading Edge editor and production manager, National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing presenter, BYU English Symposium presenter, Writing Fellows

Lexi
Studying: Genetics and Biotech, Writing and Rhetoric

Maddie
Studying: English, Creative Writing
Additional Involvement and Experience: Inscape, Global Citizens Treasurer

Malcolm
Studying: Microbiology

McKay
Studying: English, Spanish, Editing

Michael
Studying: English, Business, Math, Writing and Rhetoric

Ryan
Studying: English, Italian, Global Business and Literacy

Seth
Studying: Physics-Astronomy

Stewart
Studying: English, Editing, Communications
Additional Involvement and Experience: English Society Podcast, STET

Tanner
Studying: Linguistics, English
Additional Involvement and Experience: Published in BYU's Stance journal, Published in Writing 150 Journal

Tyler
Studying: Economics, Math, Writing and Rhetoric
Additional Involvement and Experience: English Society Podcast, STET

Valerie
Studying: English, Management
Additional Involvement and Experience: Inscape

 
Receptionists

Coleman
Studying: Economics, Japanese, International Strategy and Diplomacy, History
Additional Involvement and Experience: Libertarian Party Representative

Emily
Studying: Recreation Management, Family Life, Non-Profit Organization

Jennekah
Studying: Interdisciplinary Humanities major-Film emphasis, American Sign Language

McKell
Studying: Dance Education, Spanish Teaching

 

Administrators

David Stock
Coordinator, Writing Center
Assistant Professor, English Department

Lisa Bell
Assistant Coordinator, Writing Center

Sara Johnson
Administrative Assistant, Writing Center