BRC Professional Staff

  • Paolo Velasco
    Bruin Resource Center
    Director
  • Andrew McClure
    Bruin Resource Center
    Associate Director
  • Nikita Gupta
    GRIT Program Director
    BRC Assistant Director
  • Rita Phetmixay
    GRIT Coaching
    Program Coordinator
  • Vivek Mittal
    Managing Attorney
  • Habiba Simjee
    Staff Attorney
  • Brianna Harvey
    Bruin Guardian Scholars
    Program Director
  • Jessica Rivera
    Bruin Guardian Scholars
    Case Manager/
    Program Coordinator
  • Karina Garcia
    Bruin Guardian Scholars
    Academy Program Director
  • Susan Jensen
    Bruin Resource Center
    Office Manager
  • Anna Yeakley
    Intergroup Relations
    Program Director
  • Emma Naliboff Pettit
    IGR Assistant
    Program Director
  • Jean Libby
    Students With Dependents
    Program and Collegiate
    Recovery Program Director
  • Valeria Garcia
    Undocumented Student
    Program Director
  • Yadira K Hernandez
    Undocumented Student
    Program Coordinator
  • Heather Adams
    Transfer Student Center
    Program Director
  • Emily Ives
    Veterans Resource Center
    Program Director
  • John Maldonado
    Veteran Student
    Program Coordinator
    Transfer Student
    Program Coordinator

BRC Student Staff Interns

Bruin Guardian Scholars Program 

  • Carolyn Travis
    Student Staff
  • Ashley Lizzarraga
    Student Staff
  • Yennifer Padilla
    Student Staff
  • Jendalyn Coulter
    Student Staff

Bruin Guardian Scholars Academy Program

  • Loretta Amaro
    Student Intern
  • Moses Ramirez
    Student Intern
  • Jenny Gallo
    Youth Development
    Coach

GRIT Coaching Program

  • Nicole Ngaosi
    GRIT Peer Coaching
    Program
    M.S.W. Intern
  • Maya Ram
    Coaches' Case
    Manager
  • Zoe Womack
    Graduate
    Administrative
    Assistant
  • Heather Vaughan
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Alexia Gradford
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Avalon Penrose
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Jack Lam
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Esha Lal
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Gareth Wang
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Jimmy Lin
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Lamia Abbas
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Margaret Holscher
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Miah Khan
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Morgan Phillips
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Sanjana Nidugondi
    GRIT Peer Coach
  • Erika Aburto-Hernandez
    GRIT Peer Coach

Intergroup Relations Program

  • Alan Goff
    Graduate Assistant
  • Sandra Maesta Pereira
    Administrative Assistant
  • Michelle Wu
    Intergroup Relations
    Social Media and
    Marketing Intern
  • Gustavo Gonzalez
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Gaurav Lalsinghani
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Gabriela Solis
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Estephany
    Gomez-Bautista
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Erin Min
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Ellis Luk
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Aziza Wright
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Anna Rosenfeld
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Anjum
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Andrew Hall
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Ung Lik Teng
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Terré Block
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Samuel Francis
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Nia McClinton
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Keiana Snell
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Jennyann Gallo
    Diversity Peer Leader
  • Izzy Leamon
    Diversity Peer Leader

Students with Dependents Program 

  • Perla Partida
    Students With Dependents
    Program Intern
  • Marisa Rodriguez
    Students With Dependents
    Program Intern

Transfer Student Center 

  • Abraham Ramirez
    Student Staff
  • Ani Mard
    Student Staff
  • Carmel Wright
    Student Staff
  • Cassidy Alvarez
    Student Staff
  • Christine Waters
    Student Staff
  • Libni Garcia
    Student Staff
  • Lisa Li
    Student Staff

Veteran Resource Center

  • Randall Cunningham
    Veteran Intern
  • Bryan Dean
    Veteran Intern
  • Jess Marchesini
    Student Staff
  • Federico Godina
    Veteran Intern
  • Sarah Horton
    Veterans Intern
  • Jamie Mersola
    Veteran Intern
  • Timothy Perkins
    Veteran Intern

Undocumented Student Program 

  • USP Student Interns

Collegiate Recovery Program 

  • Elizabeth Riddle
    Collegiate Recovery
    Program Intern
  • Marissa Ericson
    Collegiate Recovery
    Program Intern
  • Eric Sarell
    Collegiate Recovery
    Program Intern