Leadership Program Staff

Calvin Haney Associate Director of Student Engagement Campus Life

Calvin currently serves as the Associate Director for Student Engagement with the Office of Campus Life. He is responsible for developing and enhancing programs, activities, events, and special co-cur


Paul Manuel IR Hurst Sr Professorial SPA - Government

Paul Manuel is the director of the SPA Leadership Program. Previously, he served as the founding director of the Institute for Leadership at Mount St. Mary’s University in Maryland (2010-2015). Before


Reginald Wells Executive in Residence SPA - School of Public Affairs

Reginald F. Wells was named Deputy Commissioner of the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) Office of Human Resources effective July 15, 2002 after serving short tenures as Deputy Associate Commissi


Ayana Wilson Director of Center for Student Involvement Center for Student Involvement

Ayana serves as the Director for Center for Student Involvement. She brings 15 years of leadership experience in student organization management, fraternity and sorority life, staff development, and p

Affiliated Offices Across Campus

Marcy Campos Director, Center for Community Engagement & Service Ctr for Community Engagement and Svc

Marcy Fink Campos joined AU’s Center for Community Engagement & Service in 2004. As Director, she oversees all office programs and serves as the liaison to the Office of Campus Life, Academic Affairs,


  (202) 885-1551

Justin Harris Career Advisor Career Center

Justin Harris is the Career Advisor for the School of Public Affairs. He advises undergraduate and graduate SPA students on all career related topics, as well as pre-law students seeking advice on att


  (202) 885-1828

Olivia Ivey Associate Librarian University Library

As the public affairs librarian, Olivia supports the research needs of SPA students and faculty through research assistance and collection development in the fields of law, criminal justice, public af


  (202) 885-3236

Paula Warrick Senior Director, Office of Merit Awards Career Ctr Merit Awards Office

Dr. Paula Warrick has directed the Office of Merit Awards since 1999 and is a firm believer in the rewards of the application process, including the chance to develop more realistic career goals and c


  (202) 885-1817

Kimberleigh Westemeier Instructional Designer Ctr for Teaching, Research and Learning

After graduating from Saint Joseph's University in 2012 and teaching English in Malaysia as a Fulbright in 2013, Kim joined American University in March of 2014. She received a Master of Arts Degree i


  (202) 885-6818