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About Our Staff

The leadership and staff of the University Relations and Advancement division bring years of experience and expertise to the CSU. Get to know them and the areas they represent.

Garrett P. Ashley

Garrett P. Ashley
Vice Chancellor
University Relations and Advancement
P: (562) 951-4625
Biography

 
Michael Losquadro

Michael Losquadro
Senior Advisor
Campus Advancement
P: (562) 951-4015
Biography

 
Tom Dellner

Tom Dellner
Director, Executive Writing and Speechwriter
P: (562) 951-4038
Biography

 
Lori A. Redfearn

Lori A. Redfearn
Assistant Vice Chancellor
Systemwide Advancement
P: (562) 951-4815
Biography

 
Kathleen Chavira

Kathleen Chavira
Assistant Vice Chancellor
Advocacy and State Relations
P: (916) 449-3541
Biography

 
Jim Gelb

Jim Gelb
Assistant Vice Chancellor
Federal Relations
P: (202) 434-8060
Biography

 
 
Mark Woodland

Mark Woodland
Assistant Vice Chancellor
Communications
P: (562) 951-4657
Biography

 
 


Staff Directory

University Relations and Advancement

(562) 951-4625

Garrett P. Ashley

Vice Chancellor of University Relations and Advancement

Shannon Matthews

Manager of Operations

Organizational Chart (PDF)


Executive Writing

Tom Dellner

Director, Executive Writing and Speechwriter
(562) 951-4038


Brian Brannon

Executive Communications Assistant Manager
(562) 951-4750

Jonelle Kelly

Executive Communications Manager
(562) 951-4803


Advocacy and State Relations

CSU Advocacy and State Relations
915 L Street, Suite #1160
Sacramento, California 95814
Phone: (916) 445-5983
Fax: (916) 322-4719

Kathleen Chavira

Assistant Vice Chancellor


Ellen Cesaretti

Associate Legislative Advocate

Mary Meuel

Legislative Advocate

Yarikza Comparan

Manager, Operations & Administration

Nichole Muñoz-Murillo

Director, State Relations

Juan Herrera

Campus Relations Manager

Vanessa Nancarrow

Administrative Associate

Maryann Jackmon

External Relations Advocate
P: (562) 951-4822

Maggie White

Associate Legislative Advocate

Andrew Martinez

Senior Legislative Advocate


Campus Advancement

(562) 951-4015

Michael Losquadro

Senior Advisor of Campus Advancement

Kim Shibata

Administrative Assistant


Communications and Public Affairs

(562) 951-4803

Mark Woodland

Assistant Vice Chancellor

Public Affairs

(562) 951-4800

Toni Molle

Director, Public Affairs

Christianne Salvador

Public Affairs Coordinator

Hazel Kelly

Public Affairs Manager

Mike Uhlenkamp

Senior Director of Public Affairs

Alisia Ruble

Digital Communications Specialist


Communications

(562) 951-4670

Matthew Barrie

Web Developer

Lorie Parch

Manager, Web Content Strategy

Jo Bohlen

Graphic Designer

Paulo Ramos

Web Developer

Jen Cook

Manager, Digital Design

Aaron Rawls

Web Developer

Liz Hurtado

Marketing Communications Coordinator

Patrick Record

Photographer/Videographer

Jina Kim

Art Director

Greg Steiner

Print Services Lead

Caron Laird

Director of Collaborative Services/Operations

Ricky Sua

SharePoint Developer

Michelle McCarthy

Web Editor & Writer

Robin Wade

Senior Web Manager

Roger Morrow

Print Services Manager

Brenda Wong

Editorial Content Manager

Jae Paik

Manager, Web Development

 


Federal Relations

CSU Office of Federal Relations
444 N. Capitol St. NW, Suite 207
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 434-8060
Fax: (202) 434-8066

James Gelb

Assistant Vice Chancellor

George Conant

Legislative Director

Annie Nguyen

Policy Analyst/Federal Relations Assistant


Systemwide Advancement & Alumni Relations

(562) 951-4810

Lori Redfearn

Assistant Vice Chancellor

Sam Camarena

Advancement Analyst

Wendy Chavira Garcia

Senior Manager, Development & Donor Relations

Aaron Moore

Director, Advancement

Kim Shibata

Administrative Assistant

Shefali Mistry

Manager, Constituent Engagement