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Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) Implementation Team, 2017-18

Working Group 1: Institutional Infrastructure

  • Myron Anderson, PhD - Associate to the President for Diversity  
  • Lori Kester - Associate Vice President, Enrollment Management
  • Julie Lucas, - Sr. Director, Integrated Marketing and Communications      
  • Joshua Mackey, Ed - Director, Human Resources
  • Chris Mancuso - Web Communications Manager               
  • Ned Muhovich, PhD - Director, Advising Center 
  • Braelin Pantel - Associate Vice President, Student Engagement and Wellness       
  • Miriam Marina Pereira - Associate Dean, College of Letters, Arts and Sciences     
  • Eric Silva - Assistant Director, First Year Success 
  • Chalene Lechuga, PhD - Professor, Chicano Studies          
  • Steve Willich - Director of LGBTQ Student Resources Services     
  • Ellen Boswell - Director, Office of Institutional Research

 

 

Sub Group: Cultural Competence

  • Samantha Borrego, (Chair) - Advisor, College of Letters Arts & Sciences  
  • Gregor Mieder - Coordinator, Immigrant Services             
  • Colleen Toomey - Equity Program Coordinator   
  • Tanya Greathouse - Lecturer, Social Work Department  
  • Xajes Martinez - Assistant Director LGBTQ Student Resource Services     
  • Katherine Young, PhD - Associate Professor, School of Education
  • Brandi Scott - Director, CESA      

 

 

Working Group 2: Outreach to PreK-12 Schools

  • Cynthia Baron - Associate Director, Learning Communities and First Year Success
  • Patrick Fay - Assistant Director, Admissions         
  • Anthony Grant - Director, Athletics          
  • Megan Hughes-Zarzo - Director, Honors Program              
  • Matthew Jenkins - Assistant Professor, Art, College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
  • Carla Mirabelli - Director, Center for Urban Education     
  • Julie Reyes - Associate Director for Research, Center for Faculty Excellence           
  • Luis Sandoval - Pre-Collegiate Coordinator, Excel Program             

 

 

Working Group 3: Transfer and Enrollment

  • Evelyn Guzman - Coordinator, New Student Orientation (Co-chairs)
  • Courtney Matsumoto - Coordinator, Advanced Manufacturing Sciences Institute (Co-chairs)
  • Samantha Borrego - Advisor-College Letters, Arts and Sciences   
  • Joshua Gabrielson - Assistant Director Transfer Services, Admissions       
  • Camilia Naranjo - Advising and Retention Coordinator, First Year Success
  • Vaughn Toland - Executive Director, Admissions and Outreach    
  • Kim Williams - Associate Director, Academic Advising      
  • Tiffany Baldwin, PhD - Coordinator of Transfer Student Success and Persistence 
  • Isaac Garcia - Colorado Challenge Counselor       
  • Connie Sanders - Graduate and Transfer Evaluator            

 

Working Group 4: Financial Aid

  • Thad Spaulding (Chair) - Deputy Director, Financial Aid and Scholarships
  • Gerardo Ceballos - Pre-Collegiate Counselor, Excel Program         
  • Cynthia Hejl - Director, Financial Aid       
  • Michelle LeBoo - Associate Director, Financial Aid             
  • Gwen Thompson - Senior Director of Development         
  • Rey Hernandez - Julian, PhD - Interim Associate Dean, College of Business             

 

 

Subgroup: Financial Literacy 

  • Koreena Montoya, (chair) - Program Manager, Center for Urban Education           
  • Theresa Godinez, consultant - Associate Director, Financial Aid   
  • Ariadna Ochoa - Specialist Immigrant Services    
  • Debbie Magana - Associate Director of Student Academic Success Center              
  • Juan Gallegos - Brother to Brother Coordinator  
  • Hsiu-Ping Liu - Director and Associate Professor, Center for Advanced STEM Education, Biology   
  • Thomas Hernandez - Assoc. Director, Financial Aid and Scholarships         

 

 

Working Group 5: Advocacy and Policy Development

  • Allyson Garcia, (Chair) - Advisor, TRIO, Student Support Services
  • Ramon Del Castillo - Chair and Professor, Chicano/a Studies Department, College of Letters, Arts and Sciences     
  • Cathy Lucas - Chief of Staff, Associate to the President for Marketing and Communications           
  • Megan Jones - Business Intelligence       
  • Raquel Jimenez - CAMP Academic Advisor           
  • Alejandra Perez-Urkoski - Govt. Relations Manager, Marketing and Communications        

 

 

Staff Resources

  • Angela Marquez, PhD - Special Assistant to President, HSI             
  • Esther Rodriguez - Consultant, Hispanic-Serving Institution           
  • Kari Talich - Business Intelligence Specialist, Team DELTA               
  • Morgan Swaney - Business Intelligence Specialist, Team DELTA