Jazlyn Swain is the Executive Assistant, Front Office Coordinator in the University Career Center and provides administrative support to the Executive Director, employees, and students. Her mission is to empower, prepare, and educate students in higher education by facilitating equitable access and removing barriers to career success. She is involved in the Student Employment Enhancement (SEE) Initiative, a campus-wide effort that seeks to promote and improve the professional development and employment outcomes of UO student employees by developing the knowledge, skills, and capacity of career staff members who supervise students.
The majority of her career has been in Veterinary Medicine, devoted to the health and wellness of animals. Before joining UCC, she worked at the University Health Services for 4 years. She received a bachelor’s degree in Health Administration with a minor in Biology and an associate’s degree in Veterinary Science from Fairmont State University in WV.
Originally from the east coast, she enjoys traveling throughout the states and feels fortunate to call Oregon home. In her spare time, she loves outdoor adventures with her Australian shepherd, spending time with her rescue bunny, rockhounding, hiking, crafting, and supporting local musicians. A favorite quote is Be the change that you wish to see in the world. – Ghandi