General Merchandise Manager
Kevin Everard joined the staff of Barnes & Noble College Bookstores at UW-Eau Claire in 2009. He began his career in retail management with J.C. Penney in 1992. Kevin held many management positions with JCP — Merchandise Manager, Senior Merchandise Manager, Sales Support Manager and Assistant Store Manager — before taking the position of Merchandise Manager for the University Bookstore.
Kevin is a graduate of Silver Lake College in Manitowoc, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing.
Assistant Store Manager
Heather Lee started her career at UW-Eau Claire in the Blugold Card office as a part-time employee and was promoted to Assistant Manager in 1999. Later that year, Heather also began working part-time in the University Bookstore textbook department. In 2001, Heather remained with the University Bookstore when Barnes & Noble College Bookstores was contracted to manage bookstore operations. Since then Heather has held many positions in the bookstore: Cash Room Supervisor, Operations Supervisor and Textbook Manager. Heather became the Assistant Store Manager in 2005.