Mickie Gonwick

Associate Director for Campus Life


Mickie Gonwick

Office Location:Harstad Hall

  • Professional
  • Biography


  • Bachelor of Arts, Student Affairs Administration, Lewis & Clark College, 2020
  • Master of Arts, Early Childhood Education, Bluffton University, 2017


Campus Life Responsibilities

  • Supervise Harstad RA’s 
  • Coordinate move-in, move-out, and room/hall moves
  • Manages Harstad programming budget
  • Create & deliver pro-devo curriculum 
  • Train RA’s via RLI, mid-year renewal, and other pro-devo throughout the year
  • Update roommate agreements
  • KAT & Lute Connect trainings
  • Fire Safety materials
  • Liaison for clubs & organizations that align with Learning Communities
  • Campus Life Student Leader Training Committee
  • Campus Life Student Leader Hiring Committee

Student Life Responsibilities

  • PLUS 100 Instructor
  • Professional Staff On-Call (Campus Crisis Response)
  • Conduct hearing educator for campus policy violations
  • Dean of Students Campus Life Liaison


Mickie began at PLU in 2021. Prior to PLU, Mickie worked at Eastern Mennonite University as a Community Director and CARE Team Case Manager.  Mickie is always working to bring social justice, equity and inclusion, advocacy and activism, intersectional feminism, and sustainability into their work. Outside of work, Mickie enjoys hiking, learning, sipping coffee/tea, reading poetry, exchanging stories, talking about Roth IRA’s, and eating ice cream.