AIM affiliation since 2013.
Ruta Stabina's professional career has taken her in several directions among which are fine arts, information design, education, and sustainability. She has three decades of experience in graphic design and visual communication and has been involved in developing adult education programs for over twenty years.
After graduating from the AIM Program in 2005, Stabina joined the UO and for seven years managed the Sustainability Leadership Certificate Program. She now works as a program development manager and supports a variety of non-credit and academic programs.
Stabina's bachelor's degree is in teaching visual arts and technical drawing and her master's degree is in applied information management. In Spring 2016 she completed a graduate certificate program in instructional design.
A native of Riga, Latvia, Stabina has lived, studied, and worked in the US for the past 20 years. Together with her husband, who is a lifelong conservationist, they are passionate about the environment, and their hobbies include travel, outdoors, photography, and gardening.