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Staff Council

Staff Council Chair

  1. Jesus Sanchez

    Jesus Sanchez, Systems Coordinator

    Career Center

    Since his sophomore year, Adrian has been contributing his talents to the many systems of the Career Center. Starting as an IT Assistant, Adrian has worked his way up to join the Administration team, addressing the technology needs and providing solu… More

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Committees

  • Benefits Advisory Committee
  • Board of Trustees
  • Educational & Social Activities

Constituencies

  • Provost

Staff Council Co-Chair

  1. Nakeesha Ceran

    Nakeesha Ceran, Assistant Director-Administration & Onecard Programs

    Housing and Dining Programs

    Keesha Ceran is currently serving as the Assistant Director of Administration & One Card Programs for Housing & Dining Programs. Where she oversees the department's technology and software use as well as the One Card Program operations. Keesha has … More

    Send email to Nakeesha Ceran

    (202) 885-2665

Committees

  • Faculty Senate
  • Board of Trustees - Representative to Alumni Affairs and Development
  • Wellness Council
  • Hot Topics

Constituencies

  • Office of Campus Life

Staff Council Secretary

  1. Colin Gerker

    Colin Gerker, Assistant Director, Fraternity & Sorority Life

    Before relocating to Washington D.C. in July 2015, Colin served as Greek Life Advisor at the University of California, San Diego serving the Multicultural Greek Council & the Interfraternity Council. He focused on equity, diversity, & inclusion initi… More

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Committees

  • Communications

Constituencies

  • Finance & Treasurer

Staff Council Members at Large

  1. Kelly Alexander

    Kelly Alexander, Director of Public Relations

    University Communications

    Kelly Alexander is the Director of Public Relations. In addition to managing the Media Relations team and emergency/crisis communication, she supports AU's administrative units with media and public relations efforts. Prior to joining American Univer… More

    Send email to Kelly Alexander

    (202) 885-5952

Committees

  • Board of Trustees - Representative to Athletics
  • Diversity (Chair)

Constituencies

  • UCM
  • WAMU

  1. Jennifer Baron Knowles

    Jennifer Baron Knowles, Asst Director, Kay Spiritual Life Ctr

    Kay Spiritual Life Center

    Previously at AU, Jennifer served as the Manager of Disability Services in the Academic Support and Access Center, the Coordinator for Disability Support Services and as a Resident Director in Housing & Dining Programs. Before working at AU, she work… More

    Send email to Jennifer Baron Knowles

    (202) 885-3321

Committees

  • Dining Services
  • Campus Beautification
  • Service

Constituencies

  • Budget & Payroll Office
  • Human Resources
  • General Council

Committees

  • Onboarding/Policies & Procedures

Constituencies

  • Risk Management & Safety Services
  • Development & Alumni Relations

  1. Andrea Carpenter

    Andrea Carpenter, Associate Director, Career Development

    KSB - Ctr for Career Devel

    Andrea Carpenter has been with Kogod since 2011 and leads the career advising team of professional and student staff to deliver career advising services and programming for undergraduate, specialty MS, and alumni populations. Her background in academ… More

    Send email to Andrea Carpenter

    (202) 885-2585

Committees

  • Dining Services
  • Disability Compliance Team
  • Transportation Task Force
  • Hot Topics (Chair)

Constituencies

  • Kogod School of Business

Committees

  • Dining Services
  • University Council
  • Wellness Council
  • Diversity

Constituencies

  • External Relations & Auxiliary Services
  • Planning & Project Management
  • PPM
  • Facilities Management

  1. Anna Castro

    Anna Castro, Administrative Assistant

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Anna Carpo-Castro is from Manila, Philippines and graduated from Assumption College with a Bachelor's Degree in English and Mass Communications.

    Send email to Anna Castro

    (202) 885-2948


Committees

  • Dining Services
  • Board of Trustees - Representative to Campus Life
  • Educational & Social Activities

Constituencies

  • School of Communication

Committees

  • Onboarding/Policies & Procedures

Constituencies

  • School of Public Affairs
  • School of Professional & Extended Studies

  1. Stephen Kelly

    Stephen Kelly, Director, Customer Support Services

    OIT - Customer Service

    Steve Kelly came to AU with technical support and help desk experience from various private sector firms in the finance and public relations industries.

    Send email to Stephen Kelly

    (202) 885-2280


Committees

  • Educational & Social Activities (Chair)

Constituencies

  • Office of Information Technology

Committees

  • Dining Services
  • Wellness Council
  • Campus Beautification
  • Staff Appreciation
  • Service

Constituencies

  • School of International Service

Committees

  • Service (Chair)

Constituencies

  • Washington College of Law

  1. Courtney Pollack

    Courtney Pollack, Adjunct Instructor

    AU Abroad

    A life-long Francophile, Courtney began her international adventure on a summer study abroad program while she was in high school in Annecy, France. After that experience, she decided to pursue her love of French language and history in her undergrad… More

    Send email to Courtney Pollack

    (202) 885-1328


Committees

  • Faculty Senate
  • Board of Trustees - Representative to Academic Affairs
  • Hot Topics

Constituencies

  • Finance & Treasurer

Committees

  • Disability Compliance Team
  • Board of Trustees - Representative to Campus Life
  • Facilities Comm.
  • Educational & Social Activities

Constituencies

  • External Relations & Auxiliary Services
  • Planning & Project Management
  • PPM
  • Facilities Management

  1. William Savich

    William Savich, Police Officer-Tenley Campus

    Public Safety

    Previously at AU as an undergraduate student in SGPA, Bill now returns to work as Police Officer in the Department of Public Safety.

    Send email to William Savich


Committees

  • TBD

Constituencies

  • Athletics & Recreation
  • Office of the President

Committees

  • Faculty Senate
  • Board of Trustees - Representative to Alumni Affairs and Development
  • Transportation Task Force
  • Hot Topics

Constituencies

  • Library

  1. Michael Wargo

    Michael Wargo, Campus Life Technology Coordinator

    Campus Life

    Michael Wargo joined the Office of Campus Life as their Technology Coordinator in June 2013. He previously worked for the School of Communication as their Online Content Manager. He is an AU SOC alum, graduating with his MA in Broadcast Journalism in… More

    Send email to Michael Wargo

    (202) 885-3487


Committees

  • Dining Services
  • Board of Trustees - Representative to Alumni Affairs and Development
  • Communications (Chair)

Constituencies

  • Office of Campus Life

  1. Jaris Williams

    Jaris Williams, Assistant Dean of Students

    Dean of Students

    Jaris is originally from Youngstown OH, and serves as the Assistant Dean of Students in the Office of the Dean of Students. Jaris' previous work experience includes four years in Housing as a Residence Director/Residence Coordinator, one year as a D… More

    Send email to Jaris Williams

    (202) 885-3301


Committees

  • Diversity

Constituencies

  • Undergraduate Enrollment

  1. Roy Wrampelmeier

    Roy Wrampelmeier, Coordinator, Digital Event Publishing

    University Center and Student Activities

    Born in Fort Worth and raised in Amarillo Texas, Roy Coleman Wrampelmeier went north to Minnesota to attend Carleton College, earning a degree in Political Science and working briefly on political campaigns in the state. After graduation, Cole moved … More

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Committees

  • Communications

Constituencies

  • College of Arts & Sciences