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David Atwood, Senior Organizational Consultant

Contact: 510-642-1425; davidatwood@berkeley.edu 

Projects that Dave Oversees:

  • Front Line Management Development
  • Go Forth Go Bears!
  • New Employee Orientation
  • Organizational Consulting
  • Performance Management Training
  • Strengthsquest

Educational Background/Degree(s)

  • BA, Public Relations, San Jose State University
  • AchieveGlobal Certified
  • StrengthsQuest Certified
  • PromisesPromises Certified

What Excites Dave about L&D and Working with Student Affairs

  • The opportunity to work with a diverse group of employees who are committed to making SA a better place to work and the best it can be for our customers (students, parents, families and guests).
  • The high energy of an organization and people who are evolving and growing

Life Sayings that Speaks to the Work Dave does

  • “Be yourself - not your idea of what you think somebody else's idea of yourself should be.” Henry David Thoreau
  • “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.”   Maria Robinson
  • “If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.” Milton Berle

Fun Hobby/Things Dave Enjoys

  • Biking, snow skiing (downhill & XC), walking, photography and exploring


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Vy Luu (Graphic Design Assistant)

Contact: vyluu@berkeley.edu

Educational Background/Degree(s):

  • Second-year Undergraduate Student
  • BS in progress, Mechanical Engineering

What Excites Vy about L&D and Working with SA

  • Sharing her designs to organize and convey information effectually
  • Working with SA employees in a friendly, collaborative work environment
  • Being a part of and learning about SA and L&D projects that have wide impacts on the school community

Campus Affiliations/Associations:

  • Berkeley Innovation
  • Society for Women Engineers

Fun Hobbies/Things Vy Enjoys

  • Drawing, painting, and any hands-on DIY activities
  • Hiking, taking long walks
  • Exploring Berkeley with friends



Dat Nguyen (Administrative Assistant)

Contact: datnguyen@berkeley.edu


Educational Background/Degree(s):

  • Second-year Undergraduate Student
  • BS in progress, Materials Science and Engineering

What Excites Dat about Learning and Development and Working with Student Affairs

  • Making a meaningful impact on the community and on campus
  • Working on a team to accomplish something large

Campus Affiliations/Associations:

  • Circle K International

Fun Hobbies/Things Dat Enjoys

  • Photography
  • Graphics design