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Professional Staff

Analysia Arroyo

Advisor, EOP, HEOP & Pre-Professional Programs (P3)

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Stephanie "Steph" Cowling-Rich

Assistant Director, EOP/HEOP / Assistant Director, OADI, Student Advising & Engagement

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Kristin Dade, Ph.D.

Director, OADI / Director, Student Success Programs (CSTEP/P3 and McNair Scholars Program), Institutional Coordinator for the Leadership Alliance

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Foula Dimopoulos

Senior Advisor, EOP|HEOP|Pre Professional Programs (P3) and First Gen Program Coordinator

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Cassaundra (Cassie) Guzman, Ph.D., M.S.

McNair Advisor/Coordinator

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William "Woodg" Horning

Director, OADI / Director, Student Opportunity Programs

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Peder Jakobson

OADI Executive Support/Program Coordinator

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Shanna Bennell Leipzig

Advisor, EOP/HEOP

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Lisanny Manzueta Custodio

Advisor, EOP/HEOP

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Carol Raymond

Data and Financial Specialist, NYS Opportunity Programs

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Gabrielle Smith

Assistant Director, Student Success Programs and OADI, Program Innovation / Advisor, Pre Professional Programs

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Grad Student Staff

Noel Acor

Graduate Program Coordinator

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Lavaris McCellion

Graduate Writing Coach

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Andrea Robinson

Graduate Program Coordinator

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John Starr

Graduate Writing Coach

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Student Staff

Lizbeth Alatorre-Flores

Undergraduate Student Assistant

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Alexies Benitez

Undergraduate Student Assistant

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Gabriela "Gaby" Carmona

EOP/HEOP Social Media Intern

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Mariah Chavez

Undergraduate Student Assistant

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Brayan Garcia Soriano

Undergraduate Student Assistant

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Meryem Legesse

Undergraduate Student Assistant

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Qq Lin

EOP/HEOP Alumni Intern

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Ruth Osagie

Undergraduate Student Assistant

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Kassandra Robledo

Undergraduate Student Assistant - P3

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Yi Lin Zhu

Undergraduate Student Assistant

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Graduate Mentor

Dana Al Abdullatif

Ph.D. Candidate, Chemistry & Chemical Biology

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Patrice Crosby

Ph.D. Candidate, Microbiology

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Drea Darby

Ph.D. Candidate, Entomology

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Megan Jeffreys

Ph.D. Candidate, History

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Patricia Leyva

Ph.D. Candidate, Plant Biology

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Yi Lu

PhD Student, Developmental Psychology

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Anand Kumar Mishra

Graduate Mentor, Postdoctoral Scholar, Robotics

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Radine Rafols

Postdoctoral Scholar, Global Development

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Cara Robertus

Ph.D. Candidate, Biomedical Engineering

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Adam Szetela

Graduate Mentor, PhD Student, English

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Allasandra (Ally) Valdez

Ph.D. Candidate, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

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Destiny Van

Graduate Mentor, PhD Student, Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology

Anna Wood

Graduate Mentor, PhD Student, Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology

Brianna Zgurich

PhD Student, Philosophy

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Undergraduate Mentors

Erica Aduasare

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Erica Aduasare

Peer Mentor

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Mariama D Bah

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Gabriela Carmona

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Vashtí Claybrook

Peer Mentor

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Teresa Crisantos-Prudencio

Peer Mentor - Student Leader

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Triston Edwards

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Safiyyah Franklin

Peer Mentor

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Gabriel Garcia

Peer Mentor

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Kenneth Gonzalez

Peer Mentor

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Audrey Im

Peer Mentor

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Fátima Martínez

Peer Mentor - Student Leader

Iyana McGirt

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Roxana Mora

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Cyntholia Okui

Peer Mentor

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Ruth Osagie

Peer Mentor

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Jennessa Perez

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Arefa Rahman

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Alyanis Acevedo Serrano

Peer Mentor

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Rosalynn Silva

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Jesusla Sinfort

Peer Mentor

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Jay Sobers

Peer Mentor

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Jaden Thomas

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Nicole Tian

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Isabela Ticona

EOP/HEOP Ambassador

Jailyn Wilson

Peer Mentor

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Ashley Yang

EOP/HEOP Ambassador