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 |

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

Victor Gonzalez (He/Him/His)
Marketing & Communications Specialist
310.243.2498 |

Individualization, Analytical, Adaptability, Learner, Relator

Jose Martinez Gutierrez
Building Maintenance Assistant
310.243.2171 |

Mario Ibarra (He/Him/His)
Guest Services Manager
310.243.2687 |

Alejandro Herrera, MPA (He/Him/His)
Reservations Coordinator
310.243.2342 |

Damesha McKnight (She/Her/Hers)
Facility Services Manager
310.243.2375 |

Achiever, Activator, Competition, Adaptability, Woo

Khoi Pham (He/Him/His)
Business Operations Manager
310.243.3912 |

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

Anthony Thompson (He/Him/His)
Temporary Administrative Assistant
310.243.2353 |

Chilmann Chaudhary (She/Her/Hers)
Temporary IT Support Technician
310.243.3854 |

Leadership Team

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

“Leading people and organizations
towards optimal achievement.”

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

"Directing public facilities through expert leadership."

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

"Administering financial resources to
ensure thriving communities."

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

"Co-creating transformative learner & leader experiences."