CSE Staff Directory

Mission Statement
Providing collaborative knowledge and reliable support to continuously advance the CSE department's research, teaching and learning goals. This commitment is strengthened by an equitable inclusion of a diverse range of perspectives and experiences.


Department Business Manager

Danielle Elias

Chief Administrative Officer

Academic Personnel

Esra Hembrough

Faculty Personnel Manager

Nataly Herrera

Faculty Personnel Specialist

Nichole Loyd Janlov

Academic Personnel/Human Resources Assistant

Business Affairs

Jocelyn (Joyce) Bernardo

Events Coordinator/Business Affairs Administrator

Alessa Lopez

Executive Assistant to the Chair & CAO

Alice Carr

Faculty Assistant

Irina Hallios

Faculty Assistant


Faculty Assistant

Nicholas Urioste

Faculty Assistant

Center of Networked Systems

Jennifer Folkestad

Administrative Manager, Center for Networked Systems

Cindy Moore

CNS Programmer Analyst

External Relations


External Relations Manager

Fiscal Affairs

Deanna Hill

Financial Manager

Carina Andres

Contract and Grant Administrator

David Bareno

Contracts and Grants Administrator

Jenniffer Bourgeois

Contracts and Grants Administrator

James Martinez

Contract and Grant Administrator


Contracts and Grants Administrator


Core Funds Specialist

Human Resources

Anna Skowronek

Staff Human Resources Generalist

IT & Infrastructure Services

Glenn Little

IT and Infrastructure Support Manager

Kristen Levy

Systems Administrator

Matt Scott

Facilities Manager

Derek Emery

Business/Tech Support Analyst

Research Staff

Jeremy Carver

ProteoSAFe Lead Developer

John Eldon

Embedded Systems Engineer
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Julie Wertz

Bioinformatics Programmer

Student Affairs

Patrick Mallon

Director of Student Affairs

Student Affairs - PhD Program

Julie Conner

PhD Program Manager

Mendy Cazares

Graduate Financial Support/Payroll Coordinator

Tierra Terrell

TA and Admissions Coordinator

Student Affairs - Masters Program

Nadyne Nawar

Master's Program Manager

Emily Igualdo

Master's Program Advisor

Wendy Yamamoto

Career Development Advisor

Dema Youhanna

Master's Program Advisor

Student Affairs - Undergraduates Program

Veronica Abreu

Undergraduate Affairs Manager

Caitlin Dempsey

Instructional Services Coordinator

Jane Eichhorst

Undergraduate Advisor

Diane Girling

Tutor/Reader Employment Coordinator

Viera Kair

Summer Programs Advisor

Ana Lopez

Student Services Advisor

Cynthia Sanchez

Undergraduate Advisor

Andrea Willis

Undergraduate Advisor