Shelby Bowman currently serves as the Director of Student Employment at Pepperdine University located in Malibu, California. She truly enjoys connecting with students and supervisors on a daily basis and ensuring a positive student employment experience on-campus.  Shelby has worked in the field of Student Employment for four years and has been a member of WASEA for the same amount of time. Shelby earned her Master’s in Counseling and College Student Personnel from California Lutheran University in 2018 and completed thesis work on Student Employment and the impact it has on retention for low-income and first-generation college students. She also obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from California Lutheran University in 2015. In her free time, you will find Shelby hiking with her chocolate lab, trying out a new recipe in her kitchen, and spending time with close friends and family.