February 2017 – June 2020
April 2016 – January 2017
Doctorate of Education, Organizational Change & Leadership
In Progress, University of Southern California
Master of Arts, Higher Education/Student Personnel Administration
New York University (NYU)
Honors & Awards
Community Change Agent Award
Office of Black Student Affairs, The Claremont Colleges, April 2018
Recognizes a faculty/staff member who has used their voice, talents, and resources to organize, promote, advocate for, and embody change that aims to dismantle oppressive systems, uplift marginalized communities by and providing resources, environments, and opportunities on and off of the campuses.
Advisor of Distinction
SGA Leadership Awards, Barnard College, April 2016
The recipient of this award demonstrates a sustained contribution to student development in the Barnard community. The Advisor takes initiative, is proactive in their role, and is an exemplary advocate for students.
Division Award for Student Advocacy
Mills College, Division of Student Life, May 2014
Recognizes an individual who champions student voice, individually and collectively and has focused on a student cause to create change and/or empowered others to do so.
Student Organization Advisor of the Year
Mills College Student Leadership Awards, May 2014
Recognizes a campus advisor who dedicates time and resources to the advancement of a club or organization. This individual offers support to students through mentorship, guidance, and advocacy.
Division Award for Ingenuity
Mills College Division of Student Life, May 2013
Recognizes an individual who has offered and implemented artistic, innovative ideas or practices in their work.
Philip Vera Cruz/Pete Velasco Mentorship Award
NYU Center for Multicultural Education and Programming, May 2009
Recognizes an individual that is dedicated to supporting the academic, emotional, or professional growth of others by serving as a mentor and resource.
National Silver Excellence Award for NYU Graduate Welcome Week