STAFF

Meet Our Full-Time Staff

Dawn S. Reese  

Chief Executive Officer

 

Payal Kumar Avellan
Director of Communications & Marketing

 

Veronica Avzaradel
Controller

 

Falon Baltzell
Artistic Director

 

Derek Bruner
Director of Strategic Initiatives

 

Tianna Haradon
Director of Annual Giving

 

Wendy Mendoza
Director of Student Development

 

Vanessa Rodriguez
Chief Operating Officer

 

Kristian Filip Anderson
Communications & Visual Design Associate

 

Adilene Ayala
Academic Coordinator

 

Diana Barriga
Next Step Coordinator

 

Jennifer Bassage Bonfil
Dance Education & Curriculum Specialist

 

Crystal Betancourt

Administrative Coordinator

 

Teresa Farias
Family Services Case Manager

 

Brandon Gernux
College & Career Readiness Coordinator

 

Kimberly Hernandez
Student Development Manager

 

Victoria Kim
Communications Development Assistant

 

Nelie Ramirez Peña
College and Career Readiness Coordinator

 

Jerardo Reyes
Student Support Services Advisor

 

Claire Van Ryswyk
Development Operations Coordinator

 

 

 

Our Part-Time and Seasonal Staff

Kevin Bowers, Accompanist

Brittany Chiles, Student Support Services Mentor

Aaron Chavez, Accompanist

Rocio Cruz, Faculty

Patrick Doran-Sheeran, Accompanist

Monti Ellison, Accompanist

Paul Fernandez, Academic Advisor

Jeovane Galicia, Tutor

Berenice Gonzalez, Tutor

Malila Hollow, Accompanist

Sarah Jacobs, Faculty

Paul Kohlhas, Accompanist

Isabel Marin, Academic Advisor

Daniel Miramontes, Faculty

Berenice Mosqueda, Tutor

Melonie Nguyen, Tutor

Samuel Ogunrinu, Tutor

Edlin Ortiz, Tutor

Jessica Parra, Student Support Services Mentor

Jesse Perez-Razo, Tutor & Student Support Services Mentor

Luis Ponciano, Academic Advisor

Rebeca Ramos, Faculty

Noemi Ruelas, Academic Advisor

Ana Saldivar, Student Support Services Leader

Zachary Simon, Student Support Services Mentor

Kenneth Walker, Faculty

Deanna Watkins, Accompanist

Brian Wood, Accompanist

Daniela Valladolid, Tutor