Nan Liu Barnes

Associate Director of Graduate Career Education, Olin Business School

Nan Barnes is the Associate Director of Graduate Career Education at the WashU Olin’s Weston Career Center. She leads strategic projects for the department especially in the digital career education space and finds ways to improve and streamline processes. She is also a Certified Career Management Coach. 

Prior to joining the Weston Career Center, Nan was a Project Manager and Analytical Accountant for Second Street, a Software as a Service (SaaS) company. Outside of work, Nan enjoys spending time with her family and friends, watching Chinese drama, and trying out new hobbies.

Nan graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a Master’s Degree in Accounting and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics. 

Nan joined the Danforth Staff Council in July 2019 and has enjoyed her time serving on the Human Resource Committee during her tenure. Nan also chairs one of the ad hoc committees of the council: Return to Campus Operations.

WashU start date: 2018