Edward Lara

Photo of Edward Lara
Edward Lara
Campus Coach
(269) 387-8356
1418 Faunce Student Services Building, Mail Stop 5302
Mailing address: 
Center for Fostering Success
Seita Scholars Program
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5302
  • M.S.W., Western Michigan University

Edward Joined the Seita Scholars Staff as a Campus Coach in 2017. He is a two-time alumnus from the School of Social Work at WMU. His concentration was in Policy, Planning, and Administration while earning his Master’s Degree in Social Work. He also served as an Academic Advisor for the Alpha Program as a graduate assistant. Currently, Edward specializes in partnership with students who have experienced Foster Care by applying the Fostering Success Coaching Model to best support them as they transition and navigate the college experience, while working towards graduation. In addition, he is also a First- Year Experience Instructor at WMU.