Leadership Program Staff

Jason Fabrikant Sr Professorial Lecturer SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

Professor Fabrikant is a faculty member in the School of Public Affairs, Department of Justice, Law & Criminology. Prof. Fabrikant is also serving as the Interim Director of the SPA Leadership Program

  fabrikan@american.edu

  (202) 885-3397

Calvin Haney Assoc Dir, Multicultural & Affinity 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

  calvinh@american.edu

Paul Manuel Hurst Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Paul Manuel served as the director of the SPA Leadership Program from 2015-2022. Previously, he served as the founding director of the Institute for Leadership at Mount St. Mary’s University in Maryla

  pmanuel@american.edu

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

  wells@american.edu

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,

  mfcampos@american.edu

  (202) 885-1551

Olivia Ivey Assoc 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

  olivia.ivey@american.edu

  (202) 885-3236

Brian Rowe Director of Experiential Education Career Center

Brian heads the experiential education efforts for the career center, teaming with faculty, students, alumni, and employers to develop the most comprehensive and career focused experiences possible. B

  browe@american.edu

  (202) 885-1806

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

  warrick@american.edu

  (202) 885-1817