Stevenson College Staff


    Administration

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    Alice Yang

    Provost

    (831) 459-1026, ayang@ucsc.edu

    Office: Administrative Building, Office #106

    The Provost is the chief academic officer of the college, who, in conjunction with the faculty, is responsible for all academic programs and courses, advising, academic standing, and academic honors and awards. The Provost sponsors numerous academic and cultural programs and courses throughout the year, as well as faculty and student projects.

    Drop-In Office Hours: Tuesday, 9:00am - 11:00am

    Learn more about Provost Yang

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    Carolyn Golz

    College Administrative Officer

    (831) 459-3642, cgolz@ucsc.edu

    Office: Cowell Administrative Building, Office #115a

    My focus is to work closely with faculty, staff, and students to create the best possible living and learning community at Stevenson College.  My main areas of responsibility are college programs, residential life and housing, facilities and fiscal management.  If you have any questions or concerns, please stop by, call or email.  I look forward to hearing your thoughts about life at Stevenson College.

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    Julie Oberts

    Associate College Administrative Officer

    (831) 459-3955, joberts@ucsc.edu

    Appointments: (831) 459-2173

    Office: Cowell & Stevenson Residential Life and Housing Office #15

    The responsibilities of the ACAO include the supervision of the Residential Life, Housing, and non-academic Judicial Affairs. The ACAO works in collaboration with college staff, the Provost, and students, forming a team that provides you with a dynamic living environment at Stevenson College and UCSC.

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    Liz Cowan

    College Budget Analyst

    (831) 459-2172, lcowan@ucsc.edu

    Office: Administrative Building, Office #112

    As the College Budget Analyst, I handle the budget, reporting and financial transactions for the college. I’m also the person you’ll come to if you are awarded Student Project Funds.

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    Gustavo Nolazco

    Assistant to the College Administrative Officer

    (831) 459-2660, gus@ucsc.edu

    Office:Cowell Administrative Building, Office #115

    As the Assistant to the CAO, I provide administrative support to the College Administrative Officer for both Cowell and Stevenson Colleges.  I am located in the Cowell Academic Building, First Floor. I look forward to speaking with you on the phone, or drop in and say hello.

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    Cecilia Deloncre

    Cowell and Stevenson Reservation Coordinator

    (831) 502-7046, cdeloncr@ucsc.edu

    Office: Stevenson Administrative Building, Office #112

    As the Reservations Coordinator for Cowell and Stevenson Colleges, I am the main point of contact for all reservations and inquiries regarding the Stevenson Event Center.  I manage most of the reservable rooms at the two colleges and oversee the Cowell and Stevenson Tech Crew.  Contact me for any information about our reservable rooms.  If you are interested in holding a class or planning an event here at Cowell and Stevenson, email me and we’ll work together to make your class or event a success!

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    Peter Reed

    College Academic Program Coordinator

    (831) 459-1026, pmreed@ucsc.edu

    Office: Administrative Building, Office #110

    provide administrative and academic support to the Stevenson College Provost Office. I assist in the coordination and scheduling of the Stevenson Core Course, secure classroom and tutorial space, coordinate a variety of Provost-sponsored events, and maintain other Stevenson courses administratively throughout the academic year.  I also oversee the application processes for Stevenson's wide range of grant and scholarship programs.

     


  • Advising

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    Marie Yoo

    Senior Academic Preceptor

    (831) 459-5262, myoo@ucsc.edu

    Office: Administrative Building, Office #118-B

    As an adviser, I provide assistance in academic planning, administrative policies and procedures and assist students in utilizing the resources and opportunities available on campus. I also work collaboratively with staff of various units to develop and implement events and programs geared to enhancing academic and personal success.

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    Nairi Azaryan

    Academic Adviser

    (831) 459-2588, nazaryan@ucsc.edu

    Office: Administrative Building, Office #119

    My goal as an adviser is to provide students with, and teach them to seek out, the various tools and resources available on and off campus necessary to succeed and navigate university life and policies. I strive to maintain sensitivity to students' unique needs and experiences and how it informs their university experience while empowering them to shape their academic and personal goals in their time here and beyond.

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    Asia Valdivia

    Academic Adviser

    (831) 459-4474, amv@ucsc.edu

    Office: Administrative Building, Office #118-A

    As an adviser, I value developing collaborative relationships with students where both adviser and student are contributors to a student’s journey here at UCSC. I am devoted to empowering students by creating an advising environment that not only promotes learning and responsibility, but exploration and inclusion. I have a passion for working with university students in order to support them in reaching their desired educational goals, encouraging students to enrich this process holistically inside and outside the classroom.

     

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    Gwyn Vandevere

    College Assistant

    (831) 459-4930, gvandeve@ucsc.edu

    Office: Administrative Building, Office #111

    When you have any general question, come and see me in the College Office. I am familiar with the College, and University services, and can be a valuable resource for you. I provide general support to the staff, such as scheduling meetings for Academic Advisers. I maintain your academic file with your advising records and petitions. I also supervise the student mailroom. I manage the schedules for the Silverman Conference Room (Stevenson 131), Senior Commons Room (Stevenson 129), and Fireside Lounge (Stevenson 177).


  • Student Activities

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    Christine Choi

    College Programs Coordinator

    (831) 459-3108, chhchoi@ucsc.edu

    Office: Stevenson 188-A (Programs Office)

    As the College Programs Coordinator, I oversee the Stevenson Programs Office and supervise the Programs Assistants, as well as advise the Stevenson Student Council. The Programs Office plans college-wide events such as College Night, Open Mic, and Trivia Nights.  The Programs Office works closely with Residential Life to organize additional quarterly events that promote education and community development. We also coordinate the Stevenson Welcome Week activities and Commencement ceremony. 

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    Peter Reed

    Assistant College Programs Coordinator

    (831) 459-3729, pmreed@ucsc.edu

    Office: Stevenson 188-A (Programs Office)

    As the Assistant College Programs Coordinator and Back-up Event Center Manager, my duties include supporting the Stevenson Programs staff, advising students on programming and providing back-up for the Stevenson Event Center Manager.  I can talk to you about academic and residential life at the university, so please drop into the Programs Office.


  • Residential Life

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    Blake Redding

    Coordinator For Residential Education

    Responsible for the Upper Quad, Apartment 9 & 10.

    (831) 459-2730, bredding@ucsc.edu

    Office: Cowell & Stevenson Residential Life and Housing Office #13

    I am responsible for supervising all aspects of Residential Life at Stevenson. I provide direct support services to in the residential quads and in the apartments. Stacey and I coordinate the training and selection of your Resident Advisers, adjudicate student conduct cases, and provide educational, multicultural, and social opportunities for students. We also have a responsibility for counseling, advising, conflict management, and on-call responsibilities. Stop by the Residential Life and Housing office under the Cowell/Stevenson Dining Hall to get support and assistance for all residential life issues.

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    Stacey Faulk

    Coordinator For Residential Education

    Responsible for the Lower Quad and Apartment 11.

    (831) 459-5072, sfaulk@ucsc.edu

    Office: Cowell & Stevenson Residential Life and Housing Office #7

    I am responsible for supervising all aspects of Residential Life at Stevenson. I provide direct support services to in the residential quads and in the apartments. Blake and I coordinate the training and selection of your Resident Advisers, adjudicate student conduct cases, and provide educational, multicultural, and social opportunities for students. We also have a responsibility for counseling, advising, conflict management, and on-call responsibilities. Stop by the Residential Life and Housing office under the Cowell/Stevenson Dining Hall to get support and assistance for all residential life issues.

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    Megan Gnekow

    Coordinator for Conduct & Education

    (831) 459-6030, mgnekow@ucsc.edu

    Office: Cowell & Stevenson Residential Life and Housing Office

    I am responsible for adjudicating student conduct cases, and provide educational, multicultural, and social opportunities for students. We also have a responsibility for counseling, advising, conflict management, and on-call responsibilities. Stop by the Residential Life and Housing office under the Cowell/Stevenson Dining Hall to get support and assistance for all residential life issues.

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    Jed Milroy

    Housing Coordinator

    (831) 459-2173, jmilroy@ucsc.edu

    Office: Cowell & Stevenson Residential Life and Housing Office #6

    I assist the Associate CAO and coordinate roommate assignments, meal plan changes, room switches, key replacements, check-in and check-out procedures, house inspections, and general office assistance. If you have housing concerns, please stop by the Residential Life and Housing Office, in Cowell & Stevenson Student Life Office #6.

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    Gabriela Alaniz

    Office Coordinator, Cowell and Stevenson Residential Life and Housing Office

    (831) 459-5688, gealaniz@ucsc.edu 

    Office: Cowell & Stevenson Residential Life and Housing Office 

    The Residential Life and Housing Office is here to support the academic goals of the students in a positive learning and living environment.  Our office is located below the dining hall and provides a variety of services to the residents. We can answer housing questions and also refer you to other campus offices.   If you have housing concerns, please stop by the Residential Life and Housing Office, in Cowell & Stevenson Student Life Office #6.


  • Maintenance and Facility Management

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    John Hadley

    Coffee House Manager

    (831) 459-2433, jjhadley@ucsc.edu

    Office: Stevenson 188-B

    I supervise the day-to-day operation of the Stevenson Coffee House. I have 25-30 student employees that serve specialty coffees, homemade baked goods soups, salads, and sandwiches at very reasonable prices. The Coffee House is home to lively music, informal student/faculty interactions, biweekly art shows and more. I can be reached for catering, comments, compliments and any feed back Monday through Friday at (831) 459-2433.

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    Bill Miller

    Senior Building Maintenance Workers for Stevenson Residence Halls and Apartments

    Contact: fixit.ucsc.edu

    The Maintenance Staff at the college work diligently to keep everything working well.  If it needs fixing, please submit a "fix-it" ticket at fixit.ucsc.edu

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    Mike Larkins

    Senior Building Maintenance Workers for Stevenson Residence Halls and Apartments

    Contact: fixit.ucsc.edu

    The Maintenance Staff at the college work diligently to keep everything working well.  If it needs fixing, please submit a "fix-it" ticket at fixit.ucsc.edu.

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    Joann Williams

    Groundskeeper

    (831) 459-5125, joannw@ucsc.edu

    I am responsible for maintaining the grounds at Stevenson, and keeping the grassy knoll green and beautiful flowers blooming throughout Stevenson. If you have any question you can contact me at (831) 459-5125.


  • Counseling Services

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    Blair Davis, Psy.D.

    Counseling Psychologist 

    (831) 459-5883, bjdavis@ucsc.edu

    To make a first appointment and for crises, call CAPS at (831) 459-2628

    Office: Administrative Building, Office # 271

    I am a licensed psychologist with experience helping students with a variety of concerns. I tailor my approach to suit the needs and personality of each student. I enjoy helping students learn about themselves and feel more self-accepting, as well as collaborating with them to plan for change and growth. Areas of special interest for me include drug and alcohol issues, gender and sexuality, the arts, popular culture, and personal growth. I provide counseling through Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS). Call CAPS at 831-459-2628 to learn more about CAPS services and how to make appointments. I am available to consult with Stevenson residential life and other staff, faculty, students, and family members about mental health issues and services and am happy to discuss partnering with university staff and students on workshops and other educational services. I’m excited to be a part of the Stevenson community!

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    Malik Douglas

    Academic Counselor  

    (831) 459-2296, mdougla1@ucsc.edu

    Office121 Academic Resources Center (ARCenter) 

    As an EOP Counselor, I aid in facilitating students' academic, social, and personal transitions/adjustments to the university. It is my goal to see EOP students become "B or Better Scholars." EOP values the different aspects of a student's life and are concerned with how these aspects affect their academic success. Some aspects may include: lifestyle, cultural values, and relationships.


    EOP Academic Counselors are available by appointment to meet individually with you to discuss personal and academic issues. We can connect you with appropriate resources, as well as counsel you through your personal concerns that may be negatively effecting your academic success. So please stop by the office and we will be happy to assist you!


  • Community Safety Officer (CSO)

  • The CSOs are here to guarantee and ensure your privacy and well being by enforcing college and university policies at night. We are available for any and all emergencies which may occur from 7:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m., seven days a week, including holidays. If you need any type of assistance or just need a resource for many of your campus questions call (831) 459-2100 (7:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.) and a CSO will be radio dispatched to you.