Danae Widbin grew up in Hot Springs, South Dakota, and has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from University of Northwestern and a master’s degree in Education Administration from the University of South Dakota. She is currently an academic advisor for dual enrollment students and a faculty member teaching courses on major and career development. Outside of work, she likes to spend her free time with people, drinking coffee, finding good deals, learning new things such as sports, woodworking, and recipes, and adventuring with her little girls.
Lizzie McNamara is the Admissions Counselor for the Office of Dual Enrollment for University of Northwestern – St. Paul. Lizzie grew up in Buffalo, MN and completed her B.S. in Psychology at North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND. She continued her education at St. Cloud State University and received her M.S. in College Counseling and Student Development in 2017. She spends her free time training for triathlons and marathons and enjoys finding new trails to run on. Another passion of hers is traveling. Her favorite trips have been to Malaysia, South Africa, and Iceland.