About the Program

Prevention and Wellness Services Staff

Janae Brewster, MEd

Program Coordinator
Phone: (360) 650-2993
Office: Old Main 565
Email: janae.brewster@wwu.edu

Janae coordinates the Body Empowerment Peer Health Educator group in addition to providing administrative support to our busy office, fielding general information calls, making ADCAS appointments, and referring students to our program staff.

Tracy Dahlstedt-Rienstra, MEd

Health Educator
Phone: (360) 650-7557
Office: Old Main 555
Email: tracyd@wwu.edu

Tracy assists with the development, implementation and coordination of health promotion programs and activities across campus, and directly oversees the work of the Peer Sexual Health Educators.  

Jon Dukes, MSW

Men's Violence Prevention & Mental Health Promotion Specialist
Phone: (360) 650-4689
Office: Viking Union 432
Email: jon.dukes@wwu.edu

As a CASAS staff member, Jon assists students who have experienced sexual and/or dating violence and provides emotional support and advocacy. Jon supervises WEAVE (Western's Empowerment and Violence Education) and THRIVE, and offers educational presentations about violence prevention to students and staff.

Michelle Langstraat, MA, LMHC

Sexual Violence Prevention Specialist and CASAS Coordinator
Phone: (360) 650-7982
Office: Old Main 585B
Email: michelle.langstraat@wwu.edu

As the CASAS (Consultation and Sexual Assault Support) Coordinator, Michelle assists students who have experienced sexual and/or dating violence and provides emotional support and advocacy. Michelle supervises the peer health educator groups THRIVE (focused on mental/emotional well-being) and WEAVE (Western's Empowerment and Violence Education), and offers educational presentations about violence prevention to students and staff.

Scott Martinez, BS, CDP

Alcohol & Drug Risk Reduction Specialist
Phone: (360) 650-6865
Office: Old Main 560C
Email: scott.martinez@wwu.edu

Scott is a WA State Certified Chemical Dependency Professional and assists students in making informed choices about alcohol, tobacco and other drug use via group classes and individual consultations. He also supervises the Alcohol and Other Drug Risk Reduction peer health educator team.

Elva Munro, MS

Director
Phone: (360) 650-3643
Office: Old Main 560A
Email: Elva.Munro@wwu.edu

Elva is the director of Prevention and Wellness Services. She oversees the programming and services we provide and is also a resource for information about most alcohol and other drug questions. If she doesn't know the answer, she'll find it for you.