Our support staff are committed to providing a premiere Honors experience for current and prospective students, families, staff and campus partners.
- Students & Families: Audrey Van Wagener, Administrative Specialist I
- Academic Logistics: Gretchen Garrett, Academic Assistant II
- Business & Finance: Magda Wahl, Administrative Specialist II/UWC Scholarship Financial Coordinator
Administrative Support Assistant I
- General questions
- Tours and info sessions
Audrey Van Wagener is the Honors Program Administrative Support Assistant. When you call or visit, she is the first to help.
Audrey keeps the Honors office humming by assisting students with scheduling, answering questions from prospective students and families and managing our advisor’s calendars. Audrey enjoys serving the Honors community because she is passionate about helping others be successful. She is currently working on her Associates of Science - Business Administration and Management.
Outside of Honors, she enjoys reading and spending time with her two dogs and cat. She also enjoys going to the gym, long distance running, and obstacle course races.
Academic Assistant II
- Course scheduling
- Space allocation
- Instructor evaluations
Gretchen Garrett is the Honors Academic Assistant II. She organizes the scheduling of all Honors courses and manages course development. She processes Wentworth Scholarship applications, budget concessions, space allocation and instructor evaluations.
This position connects Gretchen with instructors across campus. She enjoys the opportunity for purposeful contribution while connecting with others – resulting in a sense of community and new friendships.
Aside from keeping Honors connected with campus, Gretchen indulges in her passion for plants and animals. She previously works some weekends at a local botanical garden and has been involved in animal rescue (any other foster fails out there?). A perfect evening for Gretchen includes crab legs and a good thunderstorm.
Administrative Specialist II/UWC Scholarship Financial Coordinator
- Financials (including scholarship financials)
- Human Resources
- Travel Reimbursement
Magda Wahl is the Administrative Specialist II/UWC Scholarship Financial Coordinator – the Honors authority on all things business & monetary. Magda oversees financials for the United World College Davis, Lombardi/Stamps, Raybun and study abroad scholarships, as well as HR, payroll, travel and other fiscal matters.
With a Master’s in social work and over 4 years of financial aid experience, Magda is well-prepared to do what she loves: help people. In Honors, she assists students and staff access the wide range of resources UF has to offer.
Outside of our office, Magda reads, cooks and spends time with family and friends.