AJ Barse is a part of Western’s ATUS Department as an Information Technology Specialist in application support. He is a two-time graduate of Western's Woodring College of Education for his bachelor’s degree cum laude with honors in elementary education, and for his master’s degree in adult education during which he was published in the field of digital learning. Prior to his career with Western, he was the communication director for the Lummi Nation, including editor-in-chief of the Squol Quol newspaper. His combined experience lends him over 15 years of knowledge and expertise in the fields of digital arts including print, audio & video production, graphic design and PR.
He freelances his media and photography skills throughout the Pacific Northwest, and enjoys adventuring across all time and relative dimensions in space.