Meet the Staff Who Support Orientation and Transition Programs @ SJSU

About Us

Student Involvement supports students in many ways. Team staff coordinate programs aimed at helping first time students and their parents / family members transition to the University environment. These programs include Frosh Orientation, Fall Welcome Days, academic year programming, and Parent/Family initiatives. If we can be of assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us. 

Student Involvement

Suite 140, Clark Hall
One Washington Square
San José State University
San José CA. 95102-0038

Phone:
408.924.5972
408.924.5971
Fax:
408.924.5953
Email:
orientation@sjsu.edu for frosh orientation inquiries 
or getinvolved@sjsu.edu for all other inquiries

Team Staff

Professional Staff

Mariaelena Marcano

Mariaelena
Marcano

Assistant
Director for
Transition
and Success

Nancy Nguyen photo

Nancy Thuy
Nguyen

Transition
and Success

Coordinator

 

Lori Salazar photo

Lori
Salazar

Acting Transition
and Success
Coordinator

Lorena Guardia photo

Lorena
Guardia

2015 NODA 
Graduate Intern
— Frosh
Orientation

Matthew McCabe photo

Matthew
McCabe

2015 NODA
Graduate Intern
— Frosh
Orientation

 

2015 Frosh Orientation Undergraduate Student Staff

Office Staff and Team Leaders

Lauren Cairns photo

Lauren
Cairns

Team Leader

Clarissa Calimbas photo

Clarissa Mae 
Calimbas

Team Leader

Adam del Castillo photo

Adam
del Castillo

Team Leader

Brandon Do photo

Brandon
Do

Team Leader

La Porche Tenner photo

La Porche
Tenner

Team Leader

 

Brittany Goulart photo

Brittany
Goulart

Academic 
Advising and
Retention 
Services Office
Assistant

Luna Marrero photo

Luna
Marrero

Academic 
Advising and
Retention 
Services Office
Assistant

Ricky Salguero Photo

Ricky
Salguero

Parent Liaison

 

Frosh Orientation Leaders

Ria Aguirre Photo

Ria
Aguirre

Orientation Leader

Adam Ahmed Photo

Adam
Ahmed

Orientation Leader

Toni Akudinobi Photo

Toni
Akudinobi

Orientation Leader

Jamie Ascanio Photo

Jamie
Ascanio

Orientation Leader

Chelsea Canepa Photo

Chelsea
Canepa

Orientation Leader

Monica Cordova Photo

Monica
Cordova

Orientation Leader

 Gabriela Herrera Photo

Matthew
Escobiza

Orientation Leader

 

Matthew Ecobiza Photo

Jared
Garcia

Orientation Leader

Diana Garcia Photo

Gabriela
Herrera

Orientation Leader

Jared Garcia Photo

Oladotun
Hospidales

Orientation Leader

Vivian Le Photo

Hannah
Johnson

Orientation Leader

 

Oladotun Hospidales Photo

Vivian
Le

Orientation Leader

Valarie Maxey Photo

Valarie 
Maxey

Orientation Leader

Hannah Johnson Photo

Nicole
Mardesich

Orientation Leader

Julia McNeary Photo

Julia 
McNeary

Orientation Leader

 

Nicole Mardesich Photo

Jhonatan
Mendoza

Orientation Leader

Jacklyn Noriega Photo

Jacklyn 
Noriega

Orientation Leader

Daniel Rafael Photo

Daniel 
Rafael

Orientation Leader

 

Kassandra Tablan Photo

Kassandra 
Tablan

Orientation Leader

 

Jhonatan Mendoza Photo

Leafaitulagi
Tevaseu

Orientation Leader

Brittney Williams Photo

Diana Garcia
Valencia

Orientation Leader

 

Christian Villanueva Photo

Christian 
Villanueva

Orientation Leader

 

 Russell Worsnup Photo

Brittney
Williams

Orientation Leader

Kaleoaloha Wilson Photo

Kaleoaloha 
Wilson

Orientation Leader

 

Leafaitulagi Tevaseu Photo

Russell
Worsnup

Orientation Leader

 

 

 

 

 

 

2015 Fall Welcome Days Undergraduate Student Leaders

Photo Not Available

Vacant

Kick-Off Event 
Chairperson

Photo Not Available

Vacant

Programs and
Marketing
Chairperson