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Staff Directory

Administrative Services

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Ida Arredondo Senior Fiscal Assistant 407.903.8154
Mr. Timothy Bryant Research Development Manager 407.903.8051
Ms. Catherine Gholson Director of Finance & Administration 407.903.8014
Ms. Sheryl Goins Office Assistant/Continuing Education Coordinator 407.903.8168
Mr. Freddy Koveath Administrative Assistant 407.903.8186
Mr. Robert (Bob) Opdahl Human Resources Manager 407.903.8032
Ms. Mary Perdomo Accountant 407.903.8087

Undergraduate Admissions

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Genyth Travis Senior Assistant Director, UCF Undergraduate Admissions 407.903.8166
Ms. Samantha Fox UCF Undergraduate Admissions Officer 407.903.8166

Graduate Admissions & Programs

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Dr. Alan Fyall Interim Chair, Professor; Graduate Programs Director 407.903.8808
Ms. Kathy Henry Academic Coordinator 407.903.8024

Alumni Relations

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Susan Boucher Assistant Director 407.903.8810


Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Mr. Randy Cefalu Operations Supervisor 407.903.8501

Campus Police

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Security Office 407.903.8060

Career Services

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Allison Bryant Admin. Asst. to Lynn Hansen, Executive Director UCF Career Services 407.823.6405 allison.bryant@ucf,edu


Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Danielle Orchard Director of Development 407.903.8249

Events & Catering

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Sarah Grogan Event Coordinator 407.903.8193
Ms. A’Rion Raymond Events Manager; Adjunct 407.903.8045 A'
Chef Robb Seltzer M.Ed. Instructor; Director of Food & Beverage Operations 407.903.8160

Facilities Operations

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Mr. Keith Krueger Coordinator-Housekeeping 407.823.2721
Mr. Rickie Ludick Evening Supervisor 407.903.8059
Mr. Dionisio Mathews Senior Custodial Worker Housing Housekeeping 407.284.6015
Mr. Jan Reason Electrician 407.903.8149
Mr. Randy Shimmel Maintenance Superintendent 407.903.8002
Mr. Shiliang Zhao

Health Services

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Sandra Weisstein, MSN, FNP-BC Board Certified Nurse Practitioner 407.996.4560


Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Synithia Dowdell Office Manager at UCF Rosen College Apartments 407.284.6000
Mr. Jason Hartsfield Coordinator for Residence Life & Education 407.284.6001


Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Gisele Canova Instructor; Internship Coordinator 407.903.8017
Ms. Jessica Wickey Instructor; Program Director Internships 407.903.8018
Mr. David Wixted,MS Instructor; Internship Coordinator 407.903.8062

Kitchen & Catering Operations

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Melissa Baxter Culinary Assistant
Mr. Jose Torres Culinary Assistant
Ms. Renee Bence Senior Lab Technician 407.903.8038
Mr. Frank Coupland Senior Lab Technician 407.903.8237
Mr. Cesar Rivera Cruzado Senior Lab Technician 407.903.8157
Dr. Peder Hagglund Lecturer 407.903.8160
Mr. Nicholas Marsili Culinary Assistant 407.903.8038
Mr. Joel Perez Culinary Assistant 407.903.8038


Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Mr. Timothy Bottorff Head Librarian 407.903.8004
Mr. Gerald Dillon Senior Library Technical Assistant 407.903.8007
Mr. Stephen Ford Senior Library Technical Assistant 407.903.8006
Mr. Schuyler Kerby Library Technical Assistant Supervisor 407.903.8006
Mr. Shane Roopnarine Public Services Librarian 407.903.8003

Professional Tennis Management

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Dr. Jill Fjelstul Associate Professor 407.903.8096
Mr. Marc Gelina, PTM Associate Director PTM 316.250.9301

Public Relations

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Susan Vernon-Devlin, MS Assistant Director of Public Relations 407.903.8151

Rosen Life

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Mr. Justin Andrade Adviser/Supervisor 407.823.0900
Ms. Gabrielle Reiff Rosen Life Student Director
Ms. Ashley Speights Rosen Life Assistant Student Director
Ms. Jessica Stewart Rosen Life Volunteer Coordinator

Student Services

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Mrs. Vanessa Blackmon Assistant Director 407.903.8025
Ms. Vanessa Gonzalez Program Adviser 407.903.8152
Mr. Fazal Jameer Academic Services Coordinator 407.903.8013
Mr. Cameron Leonard Coordinator, Academic Services 1 407.823.1112
Ms. Wendy McKnight Program Assistant 407.903.8056
Ms. Dao Nguyen Graduation Coordinator 407.823.4498
Mrs. Edwina Norvelus Academic Coordinator II 407.903.8081
Ms. Lori V. Safford, MA Director of Student Services, Adjunct 407.903.8019

Support Staff

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Ms. Stephanie Gavarrete Senior Administrative Assistant to the Dean 407.903.8011
Ms. JoEllen Stock Administrative Assistant to the Associate Deans 407.903.8188
Ms. Itzel “Sophia” Tyner Program Assistant - Dean's Office Reception 407.903.8071


Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Mr. Erasmo Diaz IT Support 407.903.8065
Mr. Fred Okumu Technology Manager 407.903.8023
Mr. Rolando Frometa Senior Computer Specialist 407.903.8067
Mr. Sirous Safari Computer Support Specialist 407.903.8153

UCF Counseling and Psychological Services

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Mr. Rich DeWalden Licensed Mental Health Counselor 407.903.8054
Ms. Meredith Malkin MA, LMHC Staff Clinician 407.903.8054 407.823.2811

Student Accessibility Services

Name Title Phone(s) E-Mail
Student Accessibility Services Information 407.823.2371
Ms. Zoya Zafar Testing Assistant 407.903.8055