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Central Office Staff

The USAC Central Office is located in Reno, Nevada on the campus of the University of Nevada, Reno. The office is composed of Program Advisors, University Relations Coordinators, Enrollment Representatives, Accounting Specialists, and other staff who are here to provide personalized pre-departure advising and support you throughout your study abroad experience.

Departments:

USAC Administration

Dr. Alyssa Nota

Dr. Alyssa Nota

President/CEO

Student Information

The Student Information Program Advisors are your main contact for questions about your program site, housing abroad, student visa process, travel plans, health and safety, pre-departure and arrival information, scholarships, etc. They are also the primary contact for students when they are studying abroad.

Cami Alfaro

Cami Alfaro

Director of Student Information

Leanne Howard

Leanne Howard

Regional Manager

Cydney Giroux

Cydney Giroux

Partnership Coordinator

Justine Toro

Justine Manuel

Partnership Coordinator

Sydney Davis

Sydney Davis

Program Advisor

Clarisa Depari

Clarisa Depari

Program Advisor

Yajaira Esparza

Yajaira Esparza

Program Advisor

Belen Figueroa

Belen Figueroa

Program Advisor

Ronald Hemphill

Ronald Hemphill

Program Advisor

Karolyn Kaseberg

Karolyn Kaseberg

Program Advisor

Dominique Nelson

Dominique Nelson

Program Advisor & Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Ryan Sullivan

Ryan Sullivan

Program Advisor

Health & Safety

The Health and Safety team is your primary resource for questions regarding your health, safety, and security on USAC programs.

Kelly Wranik

Kelly Wranik

Health and Safety Coordinator

Nadeen Black

Nadeen Black

Health & Disability Accommodations Assistant

University Relations & Communications

The University Relations team is ready to answer any questions you may have about USAC or our programs. They are happy to be your primary contact for USAC and also travel to many study abroad fairs around the country.

Kimberle Tulman

Kimberle Tulman

Director

Sabrina Harris

Sabrina Harris

University Relations Manager

Moriah Mock

Moriah Mock

Scholarship/Alumni Coordinator

Katelyn Armbruster

Katelyn Armbruster

University Relations Coordinator

Kaitie Brown

Kaitie Brown

University Relations Coordinator

Nicole Duxbury

Nicole Duxbury

Communications Coordinator

Sara East

Sara East

Digital Communications Specialist

Joel Freeman

Joel Freeman

University Relations Coordinator

Rachel Hardison

Rachel Hardison

University Relations Coordinator

Brent Kirkland

Brent Kirkland

University Relations Coordinator

Sonia Meza

Sonia Meza

Scholarship/Alumni Advisor

Johanna Moxley

Johanna Moxley

University Relations Coordinator

Katrina Raenell

Katrina Raenell

Marketing Communications Specialist

Rochelle Seymour

Rochelle Seymour

Visiting Professor Program Coordinator

Enrollment

The Enrollment Department is your best resource for application, course and program registration, transcripts, internships, and GPA questions.

Kara Bingham

Kara Bingham

Director of Academic Affairs

Jillian Kent

Jillian Kent

Enrollment Manager

Jana Arnold

Jana Arnold

Enrollment Specialist

Stacey Arnsdorff

Stacey Arnsdorff

Enrollment Specialist

Colleen Dondero

Colleen Dondero

Senior Course Coordinator

Amelia Flack

Amelia Flack

Enrollment Specialist

Elisabeth Linn

Elisabeth Linn

Course Coordinator

Joel Lippert

Joel Lippert

Senior Enrollment Specialist

Viviana Noguera

Viviana Noguera

Course Coordinator

Emily Schmith

Emily Schmith

Enrollment Specialist

Morgan Smith

Morgan Smith

Enrollment Specialist

Accounting & Human Resources

The Accounting Department is ready to help you with billing, payment, budget sheets, and financial aid consortium agreements.

Kim Legarza

Kim Legarza

Director

Shelly Bass

Shelly Bass

Manager, Accounts Payable

Tammy Cotta

Tammy Cotta

Accounting Manager

Jamie DePaepe

Jamie DePaepe

Human Resources Manager

Lisa Benoit

Lisa Benoit

A/P Specialist

Jason Connolly

Jason Connolly

A/R Specialist

Chris Frosini

Chris Frosini

Human Resources Assistant

Devina Gyll

Devina Gyll

A/R Specialist

Kai Mars

Kai Mars

A/R Specialist

Hunter Melby

Hunter Melby

Staff Accountant I

Jessica Pace

Jessica Pace

Staff Accountant II

Sandra Torres

Sandra Torres

A/R Specialist

Schyler Tune

Schyler Tune

A/R Specialist

Krystal Waters

Krystal Waters

A/R Specialist

Betty Zenteno

Betty Zenteno

Staff Accountant I

Information Technology

The Information Technology Department oversees network administration and application development, and supports users of the USAC Gateway and Global online portals.

Fritz Roske

Fritz Roske

Director

Josh Black

Josh Black

Software Development Manager

Francisco Becerra-Ortiz

Francisco Becerra-Ortiz

Programmer Analyst I

Ognjen Grubor

Ognjen Grubor

Application Specialist

Gamze Ozturk Yildiz

Gamze Ozturk Yildiz

Programmer Analyst II

Gabriel Rojas

Gabriel Rojas

Desktop Support Specialist

Andew Zeiser

Andrew Zeiser

Network Administrator