Office of the Chancellor

Office Staff

Office Staff

Lars Walton

Associate Chancellor and Chief of Staff
Strategic advisor to the chancellor. Responsible for administration and communications in the Office of the Chancellor, and serves as the liaison between the office and the campus and community.

Melinda Alvarez

Deputy Chief of Staff
Plans and develops appropriate strategies and responses to issues and initiatives. Oversees the operations of the Tierney University House, and the executive support function to the chancellor and associate to the chancellor.

Nikolaus Alvarez

Assistant Administrative Analyst
Provides administrative support for a broad range of administrative functions, events, special projects, and office operations.

Katherine Bergin

Executive Assistant to the Associate Chancellor and Chief of Staff
Provides executive analytical and administrative support to the associate chancellor and chief of staff, and to the chancellor as support to the executive assistant to the chancellor.

Salina Garcia

Executive Assistant

Provides executive support to the chancellor and associate of the chancellor, and assists the deputy chief of staff on highly confidential/sensitive issues.

Daijanique Joseph

Assistant Administrative Analyst 
Serves as the first point of contact for all visitors and callers. Responsible for document management and providing administrative support for the office.

Alice Mastrianni

Executive Residence Specialist
Oversees day-to-day operations, environmental services, maintenance/renovations, and security at the Tierney University House.

Tomas Figueroa

Chief Administrative Officer
Provides administrative and business operational leadership for the Office of the Chancellor and the Office of the Provost/Executive Vice Chancellor and high-level management support and consultation for units within the executive management organization.

Thu Minh Pham

Senior Operations and Financial Analyst
Provides analytical and administrative support to the deputy chief of staff of operations and manages business and administrative operations for the Office of the Chancellor and the Tierney University House.

Kimberly Sadler Abbey

Director of Financial Operations
Serves as the principal consultant on all financial and budgetary matters and provides financial and administrative analysis and decision-making support. Oversees the business office operations.

Bayard Veiller

Executive Communications Director
Oversees all aspects of the chancellor's communications, both internal and external; coordinates with communication and administrative leaders across campus; and manages the chancellor's website

Section 2



Chancellor's Cabinet

Chancellor's Cabinet

Chancellor's Advisory Council

Chancellor's Advisory Council