The professional team provides leadership and support to services and operations programs within the facility and across campus. Our talented team is passionate about delivering exceptional service to our community of students, alumni, faculty, staff, and guests. We are here to serve you. Feel free to call us or email us at the contact information listed below.

Jesse Anes (He/Him/His)
Building Maintenance Supervisor
310.243.2171 | [email protected]

Andrea Frausto-Zamora, MS (She/Her/Ella)
Program Coordinator
310.243.3157 | [email protected]

Victor Gonzalez (He/Him/His)
Marketing & Communications Specialist
310.243.2498 | [email protected]

Individualization, Analytical, Adaptability, Learner, Relator

Jose Martinez Gutierrez
Building Maintenance Assistant
310.243.2171 | [email protected]

Mario Ibarra (He/Him/His)
Guest Services Manager
310.243.2687 | [email protected]

Alejandro Herrera, MPA (He/Him/His)
Reservations Coordinator
310.243.2342 | [email protected]

Damesha McKnight (She/Her/Hers)
Facility Services Manager
310.243.2375 | [email protected]

Achiever, Activator, Competition, Adaptability, Woo

Khoi Pham (He/Him/His)
Business Operations Manager
310.243.3912 | [email protected]

Natalie Tapia, MBA (She/Her/Hers)
Human Resources Generalist & Executive Assistant
310.243.2226 | [email protected]

Temporary Administrative Assistant

Chilmann Chaudhary (She/Her/Hers)
Temporary IT Support Technician
310.243.3854 | [email protected]

Leadership Team

Cecilia Ortiz (She/Her/Hers)
Executive Director
310.243.3854 | [email protected]
Adaptability, Strategic, Ideation, Intellection, Input

“Leading people and organizations
towards optimal achievement.”

John Stigar (He/Him/His)
Assistant Director, Facility Operations
310.243.3854 | [email protected]
Achiever, Positivity, Relator, Responsibility, Restorative

"Directing public facilities through expert leadership."

Jaime Leal (He/Him/His)
Assistant Director
310.243.3854 | [email protected]
Context, Harmony, Relator, Developer, Communication

"Administering financial resources to
ensure thriving communities."

Melissa Bancroft (She/Her/Queen)
Assistant Director, Engagement & Development
310.243.3854 | [email protected]
Adaptability, Ideation, Deliberative, Input

"Co-creating transformative learner & leader experiences."