Mealoha McFadden
Acting Director  |  541-737-6522  |  Mealoha.McFadden@oregonstate.edu

Mealoha McFadden, Acting DirectorHaving previously worked in Athletics and the OSU Alumni Association, Mealoha McFadden began working for University Events in February of 2014. She brings over 20 years of event experience with non-profits, government agencies and higher education, managing events ranging from five to 10,000+ attendees.  She specializes in providing event opportunities that you would not normally have access through other similar events. Her ability to leverage campus and community partnerships enables her to plan meaningful events that help achieve the strategic goals of OSU with creativity and style.

Of Hawaiian and Irish heritage, McFadden's family has strong Corvallis roots that continue to thrive through their family farm, Pleasure Acres.  She is a third generation Beaver (Grandmother '24 and Father '53) who graduated in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. 

Shari Brumbach
Event Coordinator 
|  541-737-0795  |  Shari.Brumbach@oregonstate.edu

shari brumbachA returning Oregon State employee, Shari Brumbach brings six years of event experience with both the Washington State and Oregon State wine industries, where she honed her skills providing anything from small, intimate dinners to huge three-day long events. Striving for perfection, Shari works hard to provide a seamless event while providing fun and elegance for all those in attendance.

Graduating from OSU in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Shari is excited to be back in Corvallis and on campus after an eleven year absence. A diehard Beaver Believer, she is counting down the days until the first home football game. GO BEAVS!

Mark Jacobson
Event Coordinator  |  541-737-3646  |  mark.jacobson@oregonstate.edu

Mark JacobsonMark Jacobson joins University Events after working as a Marketing Manager within the Willamette Valley grass seed industry and prior to that as a casino Marketing Manager. Mark holds a B.A. in Graphic Design and Illustration and 20 years of experience in advertising, marketing, graphic design and production. He has a firm background in database management and analytics, copywriting, ad trafficking and project management. Mark also brings strong managerial and team building experience.

Some of Mark's interests include traveling, abalone diving, spearfishing, camping and home brewing award winning beers.

Autri Taheri
Graphic Design Intern  |  541-737-4717

Autri Taheri Majoring in Graphic Design with a minor in Business and Entrepreneurship, Autri chose Oregon State University for the beautiful campus and competitive Graphic Design program. Ready to start the new chapter in her life with a challenge she pushes herself to be a part of the talented group of students who make up the program.

Growing up in Lake Oswego, Autri enjoys exploring new hiking spots around the Pacific Northwest and checking items off her Portland bucket list. She is also into photography and has recently started her own blog on traveling, food and lifestyle.