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Meet the Staff Of Pepperdine University GSEP

Administration  
Dean Helen Easterling Williams, EdD
Associate Dean, Education Division Farzin Madjidi, EdD
Associate Dean, Psychology Division Robert A. deMayo, PhD
Cultural Attaché Vanessa Jahn
Assistant Dean of Faculty Development & Administrative Affairs  Lonnie McNamee, EdD
Office Coordinator Dulce Guerrero

Advancement
 
Advancement Assistant Lauren Summiel
   
Budget Planning & Student Financials  
Director, Fiscal Planning & Student Financials Spencer Hardman

Grants
 
Manager, Grants & Fiscal Services Joanne Lee

Financial Aid
 
Assistant Director, Financial Aid Christell A. Neal
Financial Aid Advisor Pauline Samson

Student Accounts
 
Manager, Student Accounts Reina Lee
Student Accounts Coordinator Lauren Anderson
   
Student Services  
Senior Director of Student Success Michelle Blas
Assistant Director, Student Services and Enrollment Management Arminda Lerma
Senior Academic Advisor - Psychology Marissa Spruiell
Academic Advisor - Psychology Nazanein Vazira-Bhullar
Academic Advisor - K-12 programs Andrew Disney
Senior Academic Advisor - Leadership and Technology Jane Tucker
Associate Director, Writing Support Regina Meister
Manager, Writing Support Carlos Jimenez
   
Internal and External Relations  

Career Services 
 
Executive Director of Career Services Yas Djadali-Hardaway
Manager, Career Counseling - Psychology Brandi Donaldson
Intern, Career Counselor Lauren Lyon

Marketing and Alumni Relations
 
Assistant Director of Alumni Relations  Tracey Cummings
Alumni Relations Specialist Dylan Turcios

Recruitment and Admissions
 
Director of Enrollment Chris Costa
Enrollment Officer Kelley Hill
Enrollment Officer Crystal Molina
Enrollment Officer Earl Hardy Jr.
Enrollment Officer Tyson Fant
Enrollment Processor Troy Hall
   
Technology  
Senior Director of Technology, Digital Strategies & Innovation Varun Khanna
IT Support Services Manager Phani Alluri
Business Analyst  
Jr. Client Technologies Analyst Daniel Ramos
   
EDUCATION DIVISION PROGRAMS:  
Associate Dean, Education Farzin Madjidi, EdD
Assistant to the Associate Dean, Education Irene Artavia-Misciagna
Assistant Program Director - K-12 Programs Mahsa Zojaji
Associate Program Director - Leadership and Technology Christie Dailo
Assistant Program Director - MAE and TP Programs Maria Marion
Certification Manager Summer O'Neal
   
MA in Education Program  
Chair Reyna Garcia-Ramos, PhD
Director of Field Experience Ricardo Vigil, EdD
Director of MA TESOL Jennifer Miyake-Trapp, EdD
   
MA in Learning Technologies Program Online
 
Director Paul Sparks, PhD
   
MA in Social Entrepreneurship and Change
 
Director Steve Kirnon, PhD
   
MS in Administration Program  
Director June Schmieder-Ramirez, PhD
   
EdD in Educational Leadership, Administration, and Policy Program  
Director June Schmieder-Ramirez, PhD
   
EdD in Learning Technologies Program  
Director Paul Sparks, PhD
   
EdD in Organizational Leadership Program  
Director June Schmieder-Ramirez, PhD
   
PhD in Global Leadership and Change Program
 
Director June Schmieder-Ramirez, PhD
   
PSYCHOLOGY DIVISION PROGRAMS:  
Associate Dean, Psychology Robert A. deMayo, PhD
Senior Assistant to the Associate Dean, Psychology Camille Croswell Andres
Administrative Assistant, Psychology Lorena Galaviz
   
MA in Psychology Program  
Director Robert A. deMayo, PhD
   
MA in Clinical Psychology Program  
Director, Evening Format Duncan Wigg, PhD
Manager, MA Clinical Training and Professional Development Kathleen Wenger
MA Clinical Training and Development Coordinator Rebecca Reed
MA Clinical Training and Development Coordinator Alice Richardson
   
MA in Clinical Psychology Program, Malibu  
Director Stephanie Woo, PhD
Senior Program Administrator Andrea Lipnicki
Assistant to the Senior Program Administrator Elizabeth Duck​
   
MA in Clinical Psychology, Latina/o Emphasis Program  
Director Miguel Gallardo, PsyD
Program Administrator Tiffany Wright
   
MS in Behavioral Psychology Program  
Director Adel Najdowski, PhD
Program Administrator Tiffany Wright
   
Doctor of Psychology Program  
Director Edward P. Shafranske, PhD
Director, Clinical Training La Tonya Wood, PhD
PsyD Program Research Coordinator Shelley Harrell, PhD
PsyD Program Administrator Yasmin Makki
PsyD Clinical Training and Professional Development Administrator Jay Carson
   
Community Counseling Centers  
Clinic Director, Irvine Graduate Campus Duncan Wigg, PhD
Clinic Director, Encino Graduate Campus Anat Cohen, PhD
Clinic Director, West Los Angeles Aaron Aviera, PhD