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Meet the Staff Of Pepperdine University GSEP

Dean Helen Easterling Williams, EdD Ext 5620 Room 583 
Executive Assistant to the Dean Marchella Shipp Ext 5620 Room 583
Associate Dean, Education Division Farzin Madjidi, EdD Ext 2828 Room 529
Associate Dean, Psychology Division Robert A. deMayo, PhD Ext 5747 Room 548
Assistant Dean of Faculty Development & Administrative Affairs Lonnie McNamee, EdD Ext 5617 Room 564
Associate Director of Talent Management Maria Wright Ext 2310 Room 589
Cultural Attaché, GSEP  Vanessa Jahn Ext 2344 Room 563
Office Coordinator Dulce Guerrero Ext 5600 Room 588 
Office Assistant  Jamille Lockhart Ext 2327 Room 588
Administrative Assistant  Latrice Thomas Ext 2373 Room 562A
Advancement Vacant    
Advancement Assistant Lauren Summiel Ext 5517 Room 569D 
Budget Planning & Student Financials      
Director, Fiscal Planning & Student Financials Spencer Hardman Ext 2325 Room 581 

Manager, Grants & Fiscal Services Joanne Lee Ext 2372 Room 585

Financial Aid
Assistant Director, Financial Aid Christell A. Neal Ext 5775 Room 556A 
Financial Aid Advisor Pauline Samson Ext 5775 Room 556G 

Student Accounts
Manager, Student Accounts Reina Lee Ext 5588  Room 556H 
Student Accounts Coordinator Lauren Anderson Ext 5588 Room 556 
Student Services      
Senior Director of Student Success Michelle Blas Ext 5735  Room 575
Associate Director, Student Services and Enrollment Management Arminda Lerma Ext 2328  Room 520 
Manager of Records and Enrollment for Online Psychology Programs Soledad Gonzalez Ext 5794  Room 523 
Manager of IRB Andrea Quintero Ext 2305  Room 524 
Senior Academic Advisor - Psychology Marissa Spruiell Ext 5503  Room 556C 
Academic Advisor - Psychology Nazanein Vazira-Bhullar Ext 5618  Room 556F 
Academic Advisor - K-12 Programs Andrew Disney Ext 5770  Room 556E 
Senior Academic Advisor - Leadership and Technology Jane Tucker Ext 5738 Room 556D 
Advisor Support Specialist - Online Psychology programs Jill Keizer Ext 2518  Room 211 
Associate Director, Writing Support Regina Meister Ext 2815  Room 579
Manager, Writing Support Carlos Jimenez Ext 5658  Room 522 
Internal and External Relations      

Career Services 
Executive Director of Career Services Yas Djadali-Hardaway Ext 5632  Room 562 
Manager, Career Counseling - Psychology Brandi Donaldson Ext 5786  Room 561 
Career Services Specialist Frania Arroyo Ext 5715  Room 560 
Clinical Career Counseling Associate  Samantha Godfrey Ext 5680  Room 569A
Intern, Career Counselor Lauren Lyon    

Marketing and Alumni Relations
Assistant Director of Alumni Relations  Tracey Cummings Ext 5649  Room 572 
Alumni Relations Specialist Dylan Turcios Ext 5510  Room 572 
Manager of Digital Marketing Catherine Javier Ext 5603 Room 505 
Marketing and Content Specialist Hailey Lown Ext 5692  Room 513 

Recruitment and Admissions
Senior Enrollment Services Officer  Deanna Schwartz  Ext 2357  Room 573
Enrollment Services Officer Earl Hardy Jr.  Ext 5772  Room 566
Enrollment Services Officer Kelley Hill  Ext 5664  Room 565
Enrollment Services Officer Cathy Liao  Ext 5622  Room 568
Enrollment Services Officer Daniel Tourn  Ext 2334  Room 571
Enrollment Services Officer  Robert Zarrella  Ext 5762  Room 567
Senior Enrollment Services Processor Shenella Golden Wright    Room 574
Enrollment Services Processor  Troy Hall  Ext 5619  Room 577A
Admissions and Enrollment Officer Elizabeth Luna  Ext 2850  Room 577D
Admissions and Enrollment Officer Deonte Owens  Ext 2850  Room 577D
Senior Director of Technology, Digital Strategies & Innovation Varun Khanna Ext 5589  Room 501
Administrative Assistant to the Senior Director Jessica Ahmed Ext 2825  Room 582 
IT Support Services Manager Phani Alluri Ext 2889  Room 507
Business Analyst Vacant     
Jr. Client Technologies Analyst Daniel Ramos Ext 5722 Room 514
Education Division Programs:      
Associate Dean, Education Farzin Madjidi, EdD Ext 2828 Room 529 
Assistant to the Associate Dean, Education Irene Artavia-Misciagna Ext 2370 Room 530
Administrative Assistant Glenna Hanna Ext 5690 Room 528B 
Associate Program Director: MAT and Dissertation Erika Kercheval Ext 2852 Room 509
Associate Program Director: EDOL and PhD Programs Christie Dailo Ext 5612  Room 519 
Assistant Program Director - SEC and MS Programs Mahsa Zojaji Ext 2361  Room 518 
Certification and Credentialing Manager Terrance Cao Ext 5656  Room 504 
Divisional Director of Institutional Effectiveness Seta Khajarian Ext 5518  Room 527
Department of Education and Pedagogy      
Department Chair Reyna Garcia-Ramos, PhD Ext 2306  Room 503 
Teacher Preparation Program Graduate Pathway Coordinator      
Director of Field Experience Ricardo Vigil, EdD Ext 5640 Room 521 
TESOL Program Director Jennifer Miyake-Trapp, EdD Ext 2891  Room 517
MS Programs
Program Director Jennifer Miyake-Trapp, EdD Ext 2891  Room 517 
MA in Social Entrepreneurship and Change
Program Director Steve Kirnon, PhD Ext 5173  OFF-CAMPUS 
EdD in Educational Leadership, Administration, and Policy Program      
Program Director June Schmieder-Ramirez, PhD Ext 2308  Room 508 
EdD in Learning Technologies Program      
Program Director Paul Sparks, PhD Ext 2592  Room 319 (Irvine) 
EdD in Organizational Leadership Program      
Program Director June Schmieder-Ramirez, PhD Ext 2308  Room 508 
PhD in Global Leadership and Change Program
Program Director June Schmieder-Ramirez, PhD Ext 2308 Room 508 
Psychology Division Programs:      
Associate Dean, Psychology Robert A. deMayo, PhD Ext 5747 Room 548
Senior Assistant to the Associate Dean, Psychology Camille Croswell Andres Ext 5661 Room 549
Administrative Assistant, Psychology Lorena Galaviz Ext 2346 Room 543B 
MA in Psychology Program      
Program Director Robert A. deMayo, PhD Ext 5747  Room 548 
MA in Clinical Psychology Program (Evening Format)      
Program Director Carrie Castaneda-Sound, PhD Ext 1636  Room 56 (Encino)
Manager, MA Clinical Training and Professional Development Kathleen Wenger Ext 2580 Room 336 
MA Clinical Training and Development Coordinator Rebecca Reed Ext 5776  Room 547 
MA Clinical Training and Development Coordinator Alice Richardson Ext 1619 Room 45 
MA in Clinical Psychology Program, Malibu      
Program Director Stephanie Woo, PhD Ext 8554  Room 112 (Malibu) 
Senior Program Administrator Andrea Lipnicki Ext 4608  Room 110 
Assistant to the Senior Program Administrator  Elizabeth Duck Ext 8550  Room 110 
MA in Clinical Psychology, Latina/o Emphasis Program      
Program Director Miguel Gallardo, PsyD Ext 2524  Room 340 (Irvine) 
Program Administrator Tiffany Wright Ext 2317  Room 541 
MA in Online Psychology Programs      
Program Director  Dr. Natasha Thapar-Olmos Ext 5654  Room 551 
Program Administrator Dominica Patterson Ext 5504  Room 536 
Manager of Admissions & Processing Karen Magner Ext 2331 Room 542 
Enrollment Processor Dominique McCoy Ext 5605  Room 537 
MS in Behavioral Psychology Program      
Program Director Adel Najdowski, PhD Ext 5542  Room 542 
Program Administrator Tiffany Wright Ext 2317 Room 541 
Doctor of Psychology Program      
Program Director Edward P. Shafranske, PhD Ext 2521  Room 554 
Director, Clinical Training LaTonya Wood, PhD Ext 5635  Room 546 
Senior PsyD Program Administrator Yasmin Rahdari Ext 5607  Room 550 
PsyD Program Administrative Assistant Amarillys Loew Ext 2321  Room 543A 
Community Counseling Centers      
Clinic Director, Irvine Graduate Campus Duncan Wigg, PhD Ext 2522  Room 403 
Clinic Director, Encino Graduate Campus Anat Cohen, PhD Ext 1660  Clinic (Encino) 
Clinic Director, West Los Angeles Aaron Aviera, PhD Ext 2341  Room 559G