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Our team of professional staff do everything from run the Student Union buildings to provide finance support to student organizations. We encourage you to reach out to us with questions, concerns, and ideas!

AllLEADERSHIP TEAMMARKETING & CREATIVEEVENT SERVICESADMINISTRATIONFINANCEFACILITIES & MAINTENANCE
Bahar of the Student Union graphic photo
Executive Director | Associate Dean of Students

Bahar Navab

Nikou of the Student Union graphic photo
Executive Assistant

Nikou Shafaghi

Sharay of the Student Union graphic of photo
Director | Facilities Maintenance & Operations

Sharay Pinero

Andy
Building Manager

Andy Hang

JJaime of the Student Union graphic photo
Facilities Coordinator

Jaime Santoyo

Eleanor of the Student Union graphic photo
Facilities Coordinator

Eleanor Garrett

Monica
Director of the Student Union Experience

Monica Duran

Sarah of the Student Union
Scheduling and Programs Coordinator

Sarah Barrett

Kirsten of the Student Union graphic photo
Director of Finance

Kirsten Casebolt

Robert Jittrikawiphol
ASUC Financial Services Coordinator

Robert Jittrikawiphol

Lincoln of the Student Union graphic of photo
ASUC Financial Services Analyst

Lincoln Tam

Nguyet Tran of the Student Union graphic of photo
ASUC A/P & A/R Coordinator

Nguyet Tran

Mac Magana of the Student Union graphic of photo
Revenue Financial Analyst

Mac Magana

Katelyn of the Student Union graphic photo
Director of Marketing & Creative

Katelyn Nomura-Weingrow

Kalelia of the Student Union graphic photo
Digital Media Specialist

Kalelia Wilson

Noelle
Graphic Designer

Noelle Nunez

Ariel of the Student Union graphic photo
Assistant Director of Creative Programs

Ariel Feinberg Berson

Danny of the Student Union graphic photo
Studio Technician

Danny Neece

Jeremiah of the Student Union graphic photo
Ceramics Specialist

Jeremiah Jenkins

Vanessa of the Student Union graphic of photo
Ceramics Specialist

Vanessa Di Tullio

Tiffany of the Student Union graphic of photo
Director of Events

Tiffany Midori Perales

Gabby
Senior Event Specialist

Gabby (McGrath) O’Halloran

Luqman of the Student Union
Event Specialist

Luqman Frank

Peter of the Student Union graphic of photo
Event Specialist

Peter Golpeo

Jill Mattson
Event Specialist

Jill Mattson

Marissa
Events and Travel Assistant

Marissa Berwick

Theresa
Sales Coordinator

Theresa Ajari

Executive Director | Associate Dean of Students

Bahar Navab

Bahar oversees the entire Student Union by providing leadership to our staff, programs, and operations. Bahar is responsible for long-term strategy and large-scale projects for the Union. She is at the table for the Dean of Student’s circle and the Student Union Board of Directors.

Executive Assistant

Nikou Shafaghi

Director | Facilities Maintenance & Operations

Sharay Pinero

Building Manager

Andy Hang

Email:andyhang@berkeley.edu

Facilities Coordinator

Jaime Santoyo

Facilities Coordinator

Eleanor Garrett

Director of the Student Union Experience

Monica Duran

Monica heads up the new Student Union Experience team. Monica manages our Student Employees. She creates free programs for Cal Students and generally ensures that the Student Union is a welcoming, accessible place for all Students and guests.

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Scheduling and Programs Coordinator

Sarah Barrett

Sarah is part of the new Student Union Experience team. Sarah coordinates the schedules of our Student Employees. She creates free programs for Cal Students and generally ensures that the Student Union is a welcoming, accessible place for all Students and guests.

Director of Finance

Kirsten Casebolt

ASUC Financial Services Coordinator

Robert Jittrikawiphol

Rob is part of the Student Union’s Finance Team. He is primarily responsible for finances for ASUC and GA student government as well as ASUC sponsored student groups. Contact Rob whenever you have questions on how to support any of those groups. When others think of Rob and his 20+ years of service, they tend to say “Ask Rob – he’s probably knows the answer.”

ASUC Financial Services Analyst

Lincoln Tam

Lincoln is part of the Student Union’s Finance Team. He is primarily responsible for accounting support and compliance for ASUC and GA student government as well as ASUC sponsored student groups. Contact Lincoln whenever you have questions on how to financially support any of those groups.

ASUC A/P & A/R Coordinator

Nguyet Tran

Nguyet is part of the Student Union’s Finance Team. She is responsible for accounts payable (AP) and accounts receivable (AR) support for ASUC and GA Student Government as well as ASUC sponsored student organizations. Contact Nguyet’s office: asucfinance@berkeley.edu whenever you have questions about payments or deposits.

Revenue Financial Analyst

Mac Magana

Mac is part of the Student Union’s Finance Team. He is primarily responsible for Billing & Accounts Receivable (AR) in support of Event Services but also has AR responsibility for Commercial Revenue. Contact Mac whenever you need to make a payment for your Event Services reservation or Student Union lease.

Director of Marketing & Creative

Katelyn Nomura-Weingrow

Katelyn is part of the Student Union’s Senior Leadership Team and does marketing strategy for the Student Union, as well as oversight of the Berkeley Art Studio and Creative Lab. Contact her on big marketing and creative initiatives, if your interested in advertising with or sponsoring the Student Union, or for any press inquiries. For any advertising or marketing requests please fill out this form.

Digital Media Specialist

Kalelia Wilson

Manage Berkeley’s Student Union websites, social media and digital assets.

Graphic Designer

Noelle Nunez

Noelle is part of the Student Union’s Marketing & Creative Team. She runs Creative Lab, the Student Union’s print and design shop, and is a design instructor through the Berkeley Art Studio. Contact her if you need professional printing assistance, freelance design work, flyer + marketing assistance, or for 1:1 design tutoring. Submit your service requests here.

Assistant Director of Creative Programs

Ariel Feinberg Berson

Ariel oversees creative programs in the ASUC Student Union including the Berkeley Art Studio, the Creative Lab, and Crafter Dark. Contact her to discuss arts and design programming ideas and partnerships. For questions about Berkeley Art Studio classes, please contact artstudio@berkeley.edu and for inquiries regarding the Creative Lab’s design services and classes, contact creativelab@berkeley.edu.

Studio Technician

Danny Neece

Ceramics Specialist

Jeremiah Jenkins

Jeremiah is a Ceramics Specialist at the Berkeley Art Studio. He teaches several ceramic classes and is part of the studio tech team. If you have any questions about the Art Studio’s ceramic or general programming, he’s one of the people you can contact.

Ceramics Specialist

Vanessa Di Tullio

Vanessa is a Ceramics Specialist at the Berkeley Art Studio. You can find her in the studio loading kilns and doing repairs as well as teaching sculpture and pottery.

Director of Events

Tiffany Midori Perales

Email:tiffanyperales@berkeley.edu

Senior Event Specialist

Gabby (McGrath) O’Halloran

Gabby is part of the fabulous event team here at the Student Union and has been on campus for 10 years. Gabby loves planning on-campus weddings, trade shows and concerts. She can’t wait to help plan your next event!

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Event Specialist

Luqman Frank

Luqman is an Event Coordinator with the Student Union. Contact him for any questions related to holding events on campus, especially as they are related to indoor and outdoor spaces managed by the Student Union.

Event Specialist

Peter Golpeo

Email:pgolpeo@berkeley.edu

Event Specialist

Jill Mattson

Events and Travel Assistant

Marissa Berwick

Email:mberwick88@berkeley.edu

Sales Coordinator

Theresa Ajari

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