Apr 24, 2024  
2023-2024 University Catalog 
2023-2024 University Catalog

Administrative Directory


Associate Provost, Academic Planning and Faculty Excellence (Interim)


Soraya M. Coley

Vice President of People, Culture and Institutional Affairs and Chief of Staff Nicole Hawkes
Presidential Associate for Community, Campus Partnerships, & Student Experience Reginald Blaylock
Presidential Associate for Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer Cynthia Pickett
Senior Associate Vice President and Chief Communications Officer Amon Rappaport
Senior Associate Vice President, EODA/HR Operations Kimberly Allain
Assistant Vice President for Institutional Equity and Compliance Dawnita Franklin
Assistant Vice President for Outreach & Educational Partnerships Ronald Whitenhill
Associate Director / Senior Deputy Title IX Coordinator (vacant)
Associate Director, Outreach, Recruitment and Educational Partnerships China Pour
Executive Director of Strategic Communications Esther Chou
Director, Administration Francine Ramirez
Director, Employee/Labor Relations & Compliance Yasmin Iltchi
Director, Transfer Pathways & Strategic Partnerships (vacant)
Director, Marketing & Brand Strategy Karen Lindell
Director, Payroll and Benefits (Interim) Lindsay Roussopulos
Director, Strategic Learning & Organizational Effectiveness Initiatives Michelle Elrod
Senior Complaint Resolution Manager Tania Calvillo
Senior Complaint Resolution Manager Terrie Robles
Manager, Benefits (Interim) Briana Hoyos-Ortiz
Manager Employee/Labor Relations & Compliance Leah Espinoz
Manager,Strategic Learning & Organizational Effectiveness Initatives Jesus Avalos
Manager, Talent Acquisition & Compensation/Classification Stephany Soria
Operations, Continuious Improvement and Change Management Mangager Kathy Prater
ADA Coordinator Manuel Montilla
Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Specialist Gabriela Garcia
Last updated 05/24/2023  

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Jennifer Brown

Associate Provost, Academic Planning and Faculty Excellence (Interim) Larisa Preiser-Houy
Associate Provost, Student Success, Equity, and Innovation Terri Gomez
Associate Vice President, Academic Innovation Olukemi Sawyerr
Associate Vice President, Academic Programs (Interim) Keith Forward
Associate Vice President, Faculty Affairs (Interim) Jill Hargis
Associate Vice President, Research, Innovation, and Economic Development (Interim) Craig laMunyon
Assistant Vice President, Strategic Initiatives for Student Success Cecilia Santiago-González
Dean, College of Business Administration Sandeep Krishnamurthy
Dean, College of Education and Integrative Studies Jenelle Pitt-Parker
Dean, College of Engineering Andrew Ketsdever
Dean, College of Environmental Design Mary Anne Akers
Dean, College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences Camille Su-Lin Johnson
Dean, College of Professional and Global Education AIC: Lisa Xue & Terrie Taylor
Dean, College of Science Alison Baski
Dean, Collins College of Hospitality Management Margie Ferree Jones
Dean, Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture (Interim) Martin Sancho-Madriz
Dean, University Library Patsy Hawthorne
Director, Academic Support and Learning Services Dora Lee
Director, Admissions & Enrollment Planning Brandon Tuck
Director, Career Center Tracee Paseggi
Director, Center for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence (CAFE) Victoria Bhavsar
Director, Financial Aid and Scholarships Jeanette Phillips
Director, International Center vacant
Director, John T. Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies vacant
Director, Learning Resource Center Tracy McDonald
Director, Maximizing Engineering Potential Lily Gossag
Director, Research & Sponsored Programs Anastasia Rutherford
Director, Student Systems and Operations Joseph Hackbarth
Director, University Advising Erin DeRosa
Executive Director, Academic Personnel George Tejadilla
Executive Director, Academic Resources Lisa Rotunni
Executive Director, Arabian Horse Center John Lambert
Faculty Director, Data Analytics Phyllis Nelson
Faculty Director, Graduate Studies Salomon Oldak
Faculty Director, Kellogg Honors College (Interim) Claudia García-Des Lauriers
Faculty Director, Office of Undergraduate Research Winny Dong
Faculty Director, Student Innovation Idea Lab Kenneth Lamb
Faculty Director, Undergraduate Studies and General Education (Interim) Aaron DeRosa
Registrar (Interim) Connie Kuang
Senior Associate Vice President, Enrollment Management and Services Jessica Wagoner
Last updated 07/25/2023  

Vice President for Student Affairs

Christina M. Gonzales

Chief of Staff Kaitlyn Sedzmak
Senior Associate Vice President and Dean of Students Jonathan Grady
Associate Vice President, Student Affairs Megan Stang
Associate Vice President, Student Health, and Wellbeing (Interim) Hallie Lewis
Associate Dean of Students, Student Advocacy and Support Armando Madrid
Associate Dean, Student Engagement & Retention Rachel Camacho
Assistant Dean of Health & Wellbeing (Interim) Weston Prisbrey 
Executive Director, Associated Students, Inc. Liz Roosa Millar
Executive Director, Student Inclusion and Belonging (Interim) (vacant)
Executive Director, Student Support and Equity Programs Leticia Guzman Scott
Executive Director, University Housing Services (Interim) Reyes Luna
Director, Centers for Transformation, Retention, Equity, and Empowerment (TREE) Rigoberto Marquez
Director, Children’s Center Celeste Salinas
Director, Counseling and Psychological Services Kell Fujimoto
Director, Development for Student Affairs Samuel Moore
Director, Disability Resource Center Ana Quiroz
Director, Health, and Wellness Services Rita O’Neil
Director, Intercollegiate Athletics Brian Swanson
Director, Male Success Initiatives (MSI) Joel Gutierrez
Director, New Student Programs and Family Engagement David Estudiante
Director, Rose Float Cary Khatab
Director, Student Conduct, and Integrity (Interim) Araceli Guzman
Director, Student Engagement, Leadership & Success (vacant)
Director, Veterans Resource Center Elke Azpeitia
2023 update pending  

Vice President for Administration and Finance & Chief Financial Officer

Ysabel D. Trinidad

Chief of Staff Jason Rodriguez
Senior Associate Vice President, Facilities Planning and Management (vacant)
Associate Vice President, Financial Services/Controller Michelle Cardona
Assistant Vice President, Budget, Planning, & Analysis Carol Lee
Chief of Police Linh Dinh
Executive Director, Transportation and Planning Danny Wu
Director, Accounting Services (vacant)
Director, Facilities Planning, Design and Construction Services Jill Chambers
Director, Student Accounting and Cashiering Services Patricia Higuchi
Director, Operations and Maintenance (vacant)
Director, University Budget Services (vacant)
Director, Environmental Health and Safety (Interim) Hui Chieng
Risk Manager, Strategic Enterprise Risk Management (vacant)
Strategic Operations Specialist Leah Espinoza
Last updated 06/01/2023  

Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Information Technology & Institutional Planning

John W. McGuthry

Sr. Associate, Vice President, Deputy Chief Information Officer Benjamin Quillian, III
Associate Vice President, Information Technology Security and Compliance, Chief Information Security Officer Carol Gonzales
Associate Vice President, Process & Project Management Jorge Lomeli
Assistant Vice President, Learning & Research Technologies Teshia Roby
Executive Director, Client Services Lucas Lanting
Executive Director, Cloud Services David Drivdahl
Executive Director, Converged Network Services Gabe Kuri
Director, IT Security (vacant)
Executive Director, Enterprise Apps/Data Warehouse Sean Choi
Director, Administrative Applications (Interim) Dave Lyon
Director, Technology Support Gary Collier
Executive Director, IT Business Operations Cynthia Morgan
Assistant Vice President, Institutional Research, Planning and Analytics Jeanette Baez
Executive Director, MediaVision Trevor Henderson
Director, IT Service Support (Interim) Sean Preschern
Director Enterprise Applications (Peoplesoft) (vacant)
Director, Information and Digital Compliance (vacant)
Director, Analytics for Student Success and Equity Akira Kanatsu
Director, Mobile & Web Applications Jinah Young
Last updated 05/24/2023  

Interim Vice President for University Advancement

Frances Teves

Senior Associate Vice President, Development Douglas Nelson
Assistant Vice President, Operations Natalie Graff
Executive Director, Alumni & External Relations Melissa Riordan
Associate Vice President, Central Development (vacant)
Executive Director, Development Pamela Jones-Tintle
Senior Director of Development, College of Business Administration Jeff Cox
Senior Director of Development, Collins College of Hospitality Management Krista Spangler
Senior Director of Development, College of Engineering Carrie Geurts
Senior Director of Development, College of Environmental Design Jenkins Shannon
Senior Director of Development, Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture Patricia Tucker
Director, Corporate Relations (vacant)
Director, Foundation Relations Jerry Yu
Director of Development, CLASS & CEIS Marissa Garcia
Director of Development, College of Business Alicia Corral
Director of Development, College of Science Bill Burrows
Director of Development, Engineering John Huynh
Director of Development, Student Affairs Samuel Moore
Director of Development, Student Affairs & Athletics Lauren Goins
Director, Donor, Relations & Stewardship Connie Schmitz
Director, Events & Special Projects Helen Yniguez
Director, Leadership Annual Giving Catherine Quirk
Director, Planned Giving Vincent Fraumeni
Interim Director, Advancement Services Elissa San Juan
Interim Director, Philanthropic Research & Management Evelyn Sheckler
Associate Director, Leadership Annual Giving Courtney Schultz
Associate Director, Donor Digital Engagement Jorge Garduno
Associate Director, Development, Annual Fund (vacant)
Associate Director, Alumni Chapters & Programs Andrea DeCoudres
Associate Director, Volunteer Engagement Matt Walsh
Last updated 06/21/2023  

Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer, Cal Poly Pomona Foundation, Inc.

Jared G. Ceja

Chief Financial Officer  Joanne Matthew
Associate Executive Director & Chief Operating Officer (vacant)
Chief Human Resources Officer Shari Benson
Director, Bronco Bookstore Clint R. Aase
Director, Foundation Housing David Laxamana
Director, Dining Services Aaron P. Neilson
Director, Real Estate Development & Facilities Randy Wallace Jr. 
Associate Director, Foundation Information Technology Joseph Bustamante
Associate Director, Kellogg West Conference Center Lodge (vacant)
Associate Director, Marketing Alex Hernandez
Last updated 06/28/2023