The Office of Communications and Development, located in the Academic Center on campus, manages public affairs, community relations, publications, events, marketing, advertising, and fundraising for WSU Spokane.

Staff Profiles

Terren Rolloff

Terren Roloff

Director, Communications and Public Affairs
Phone: 509-358-7527
E-mail: terren.roloff@wsu.edu

Terren Roloff, the director of communications and public affairs, joined WSU Spokane in 2013. She has an extensive background in communications and community relations in Spokane's public education and health care sectors. She was the director of community relations for Spokane Public Schools for 15 years. Prior to that, she served 10 years as community relations specialist for Empire Health Services.

Roloff holds a BA in journalism from Eastern Washington University; she completed two years of her studies at WSU.

Portrait photo of Nancy Fike

Nancy Fike

Director, Campus and Regional Development
Phone: 509-358-7616
E-mail: nancy.fike@wsu.edu

Nancy Fike served as director of philanthropy for WWAMI Spokane—part of the University of Washington's five-state medical education program that serves Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho—before becoming the director of campus and regional development in October 2013. Prior to joining WSU Spokane, she served as director of development for the Gonzaga University School of Law and district director for former U.S. Representative George Nethercutt.

Fike holds a BS in physical therapy from the University of Washington.

Brie Andrews

Director of Philanthropy, Medical Education
Phone: 509-358-7864
E-mail: brie.andrews@wsu.edu

Profile to come

Cori Medeiros

Cori Medeiros

Creative Services Coordinator
Phone: 509-358-7870
E-mail: cori.medeiros@wsu.edu

Cori joined WSU Spokane in 2007 after graduating from EWU. She was in the military for 10 years as a dental technician and services personnel. She also has 25 years experience with photography.

Cori graduated for Eastern Washington University with a BA in visual communications design and an interdisciplinary BA with an emphasis in earth science education and photography. 

Doug Nadvornick

Doug Nadvornick

Medical Sciences Communications Coordinator
Phone: 509-358-7540
E-mail: doug.nadvornick@wsu.edu

Doug Nadvornick joined WSU in 2010 after a long career in radio, most of it as a reporter and host. He worked in public radio for 20 years as news director for Spokane Public Radio and, later, as a regional correspondent in north Idaho for 12 public radio stations. He has also worked as a writer and editor for the Pacific Northwest Inlander and worked a three-month fellowship at National Public Radio.

Doug graduated from WSU in 1984 with a bachelor's degree in communications.

Connie Sakamoto

Connie Sakamoto

Advancement Coordinator
Phone: 509-358-7504
E-mail: cmf@wsu.edu

Connie joined WSU Spokane in January 2011. She previously worked at the Dept. of Veterinary Clinical Sciences as a Program Manager in Pullman for 25 years before joining Spokane Communications and Development group.

Connie graduated from Eastern Washington University with a BS and MS in geology and was an exploration geologist in Tulsa and Denver before joining WSU.