The Church Leadership Team and pastors are pleased to announce that a new administrative assistant has been hired for Messiah's front office. Alison Treichel will begin her work for the congregation tomorrow, Wednesday, March 8.
Alison graduated from Western Washington University with a degree in communication sciences. She is currently working on a master's degree in public health. Alison comes to Messiah with a wealth of experience in office related duties as well as extensive education and experience with computers. Her skills include, scheduling, inventory control, research and writing. She brings to Messiah experience working with diverse populations, volunteer coordination, and public relations.
Her previous work experience included working at a bakeshop, leading tours of grocery stores for a healthy living program, and as a barista. She will certainly fit in well here at Messiah where the mission includes feeding people good food. She also worked as an optometric assistant—a current theme emerging in the front office. :) Alison stated "I am particularly excited about this position as I have a heart for service and community and a love for the Lutheran church …"
Be sure to introduce yourself and to welcome Alison the next time you at the Hazel Dell campus.