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Pacifica Graduate Institute Directory

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Mailing Address:
Pacifica Graduate Institute
249 Lambert Rd.
Carpinteria, California 93013

Press/Media Inquiries:
Heidi Townshend
Director of External Affairs
htownshend@pacifica.edu
805.879.7374

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Academic Staff Directory

Clinical Psychology

Program Chair & Accreditation Coordinator
Oksana Yakushko, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 181
805.565.9896 Fax

Director of Training
Elizabeth Schewe, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 174
805.565.5796 Fax

Program Administrator
Vaughn Zitzer
805.969.3626 Ext. 124
805.565.5796 Fax

Student Affairs and Accreditation Coordinator
Susan Evergreen Hericks, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 153
805.565.5796 Fax

Research Coordinator
Oksana Yakushko, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 181
805.565.9896 Fax

Research Coordinator
Michael Sipiora, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 189
805.565.9896 Fax


Depth Psychology

Program Chair
Mary Watkins, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 332

Chair, Somatic Studies Specialization
Rae Johnson, Ph.D., RSMT
805.969.3626 Ext. 359

Co-Associate Chair, Community Psychology, Liberation Psychology, and Ecopsychology Specialization
Nuria Ciofalo, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 340
805.695.0458 Fax

Co-Associate Chair, Community Psychology, Liberation Psychology, and Ecopsychology Specialization
Susan James, Ph.D.
805.969.3626
805.695.0458 Fax

Program Administrator and Program Administrator Lead
Nina Falls
805.969.3626 Ext. 317
805.695.0458 Fax

Community/Ecological Fieldwork & Research Coordinator
Mary Watkins, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 332
805.695.0458 Fax

Depth Psychology Research Coordinator
Jennifer Selig, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 336

Somatic Studies Specialization Research Coordinator
Rae Johnson, Ph.D., RSMT
805.969.3626 Ext. 359

Community Psychology, Liberation Psychology, and Ecopsychology Specialization Research Coordinator
Susan James, Ph.D.
805.969.3626
805.695.0458 Fax


Integrative Therapy and Healing Practices

Specialization Chair
Juliet Rohde-Brown, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 139
805.565.5796 Fax

Program Administrator
Evergreen Hericks
805.969.3626 Ext. 153
805.565.5796 Fax

Research Coordinator
Elizabeth Nelson, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 178
805.565.1932 Fax

Research Coordinator
Sabine Oishi, Ph.D.
smoishi2010@gmail.com


Hybrid Programs

Chair, Jungian and Archetypal Studies Specialization
Keiron Le Grice, Ph.D.
805.969.3626
805.565.1936 Fax

Chair, Engaged Humanities and the Creative Life
Susan Rowland, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 316
805.565.1936 Fax

Program Administrator
Sue Gary
805.969.3626 Ext. 339
805.879.8270 Fax

Jungian and Archetypal Studies Specialization Research Coordinator
Keiron Le Grice, Ph.D.
805.969.3626
805.565.1936 Fax


Mythological Studies

Program Chair
Evans Lansing Smith, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 146
805.565.9896 Fax

Associate Chair
Patrick Mahaffey, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 109
805.565.1932 Fax

Research Coordinator
Patrick Mahaffey, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 109
805.565.1932 Fax

Program Administrator
Sondra Gatewood
805.679.6138
sgatewood@pacifica.edu


Counseling Psychology

Program Chair
Matthew Bennett, Psy.D., Licensed Psychologist
805.879.7375

Program Co-Chair
Jemma Elliot, M.A., L.M.F.T., L.P.C.C.
805.879.7376

Director of Clinical Training
Michele Wolf, M.A., L.M.F.T.
805.879.7360
805.879.7388 Fax

Clinical Practicum Associate II, C & W Tracks
Cynthia Fredericksen, M.A., L.M.F.T.
805.879.7383
805.879.7388 Fax

Clinical Practicum Associate II, D & V Tracks
Taryn Holvick, M.A., L.M.F.T.
805.879.7371
805.879.7388 Fax

Clinical Practicum Coordinator, All Tracks
Tania Parra Marin
805.879.7379
805.879.7388 Fax

Director of Research
Gioia Jacobson, M.A., L.M.F.T.
805.879.7376
805.879.8270 Fax

Research Coordinator
Thomas Steffora, M.A., L.M.F.T.
805.879.7382
805.879.8270 Fax

Program Administrator
Emily Chow-Kambitsch, Ph.D.
805.879.7404

Program Administrator
Lori Myers, M.S.
805.879.7320

Program Administrator
Amy Nash, M.S.S.
805.879.7358

Student Affairs Coordinator
Oralia Limón, M.S
805.879.7370
805.879.8270 Fax


Dissertations

Academic Director of Dissertation Policy
Elizabeth Nelson, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 178
805.565.9896 Fax

Senior Dissertation Administrator
Robyn Cass
805.969.3626 Ext. 122
805.565.9896 Fax


Administrative Staff Directory

CEO-President, and Provost
Joseph Cambray, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 183
805.879.8270 Fax

Vice Provost
Pat Katsky, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 172
805.565.1932 Fax

Administrator to the President’s Office
Nick Sabatino
805.969.3626 Ext. 118
805.565.5796 Fax

American Disabilities Act/Title IX/Compliance Officer
Lisa Runyen
805.969.3626 Ext. 125
805.565.1932 Fax


Academic Affairs Office

Director of Academic Affairs
Lauren Lastra, MPA
805.969.3626 Ext. 134
805.565.1932 Fax

Academic Affairs Associate
Nick Sabatino
805.969.3626 Ext. 118
805.565.5796 Fax


Office of the Chancellor

Chancellor
Stephen Aizenstat, Ph.D.

Director of Alumni Relations
Dianne Travis-Teague
805.969.3626 Ext. 303
805.879.7393 Fax

Director of External Affairs
Heidi Townshend, MBA
805.969.3626 Ext. 374
805.879.7393 Fax

Ivan Leon
Multimedia Desktop Analyst
805.969.3626 Ext. 314
805.879.7393. Fax


Office of the General Counsel

General Counsel
Franklyn S. Michaelson
805.969.3626 Ext. 105


Business Office

Chief Financial Officer/Controller
Larry Byer
805.969.3626 Ext. 176
805.695.0676 Fax

Student Accounts Administrator
Mary Haney
805.969.3626 Ext. 188
805.565.3320 Fax

Student Accounts Assistant
Emily Martinez
805.969.3626 Ext. 117
805.565.3320 Fax

Accounting Manager
Bruce Benton
805.969.3626 Ext. 194
805.565.3320 Fax

Accounting Analyst II
Esther Gutierrez
805.969.3626 Ext. 160
805.565.3320 Fax

Accounting Analyst II/Accounts Coordinator
Helen Warmath
805.969.3626 Ext. 117
805.565.3320 Fax


Office of Financial Aid

Director of Financial Aid
Tracie Teague
805.679.6137
805.565.9887 Fax

Lead Financial Aid Coordinator
Theresa Quijano,
805.679.6150
805.565.9887 Fax

Financial Aid Coordinator II
Sabrina Wilson
805.679.6159
805.565.9887 Fax

Financial Aid Assistant
Vickie O’Neal
805.679.6136
805.565.9887 Fax


Office of Admissions

Senior Admissions Coordinator
Alex Rubio
805.969.3626 Ext. 364
805.879.7391 Fax
arubio@pacifica.edu

Senior Admissions Advisor
Pandora Holmes
805.969.3626 Ext. 313
805.879.7391 Fax
pholmes@pacifica.edu

Senior Admissions Advisor
Jake Sandell
805.969.3626 Ext. 355
805.879.7391 Fax
jsandell@pacifica.edu

Admissions Coordinator
Veronica Quintanilla
805.969.3626 Ext. 337
805.879.7337 Fax
Veronica.Quintanilla@pacifica.edu

Admissions Advisor
Christine Martinez
805.969.3626 Ext. 307
805.879.7337 Fax
cmartinez@pacifica.edu


Office of the Registrar

Registrar
Francine Matas, M.S.
805.969.3626 Ext. 165
805.565.3804 Fax

Associate Registrar
Amy Bristol
805.969.3626 Ext. 154
805.565.3804 Fax

Registrar Coordinator
Robert Case
805.969.3626 Ext. 198
805.565.3804 Fax


Institutional Advancement and Public Relations

Press/Media Inquiries:
Heidi Townshend
Director of External Affairs
htownshend@pacifica.edu
805.879.7374

Webmaster / Associate Director of Marketing 
John Ziegler
805.969.3626 Ext. 131
805.969.1686 Fax


Institutional Learning

Institutional Learning Analyst
Bill Billet, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 128
805.879.8270 Fax


Information Technology and Library Services

Sr. Director of Institutional Technology and Library Operations
Alain Dussert, MLIS
805.969.3626 Ext. 143
805.969.1686 Fax

Lead Educational Technology Administrator
Phi Yost
805.969.3626 Ext. 312
805.879.8270 Fax

Instructional Technologist
Sara DeArmond
805.969.3626 Ext. 367
805.879.8270 Fax

Library Services Coordinator
Diana Zakhour
805.969.3626 Ext. 169
805.969.1686 Fax
circulation@pacifica.edu

Lead Reference & Instruction Librarian
Mark Kelly, MLS
805.969.3626 Ext. 144
805.969.1686 Fax

Special Collections and Reference Librarian
Richard Buchen, M.L.S.
805.969.3626 Ext. 133
805.969.1686 Fax

Circulation & Interlibrary Loan Assistant
Addison Sani
805.969.3626 Ext. 115
805.969.1686 Fax

Circulation Assistants
Amanda Brown
Jason Morgan
805.969.3626 Ext. 115 & 169
805.969.1686 Fax
circulation@pacifica.edu

Information Technology Manager
Tim Fritz
805.969.3626 Ext. 102
805.565.5796 Fax

PC/LAN Engineer
Gamal Ali
805.969.3626 Ext. 157

Help Desk Analyst
Gavin Arnold
805.969.3626 Ext. 314
805.879.8270 Fax

Help Desk Analyst
Santos Artiaga
805.969.3626 Ext. 365
805.879.8270 Fax

Database Administrator
Griff Jones
805.969.3626
805.565.5796 Fax


Bookstore

Bookstore Manager
Laura Montero
805.969.3626 Ext. 327
805.879.7270 Fax

Textbook Coordinator and Book Buyer
Bookstore Website/Shipping Coordinator
805.969.3626 Ext. 372
805.879.7270 Fax

Administrative Services Coordinator
Katie Sorensen
805.969.3626 Ext. 373
805.879.7270 Fax


Operations and Guest Services

Director of Guest Services & Retreat Operations
Heather Slade
805.969.3626 Ext. 310
805.879.7392 Fax

Guest Services Manager/Reception Supervisor
Nicole Kitzmann
805.969.3626 Ext. 368
805.695.0458 Fax
nkitzmann@pacifica.edu

Guest Services Coordinator
Caroline Mecartea
805.969.3626 Ext. 366
805.695.0458 Fax
cmecartea@pacifica.edu

Head Housekeeping, Lambert Campus
Saul Zermeno
805.969.3626 Ext. 156
805.565.1932 Fax

Head Housekeeping, Ladera Campus
Arcelia Hernandez
805.708.9089
805.879.8270 Fax

Lead Receptionist
Stacy Sroka
805.969.3626 Ext. 301

Ladera Reception
Annie Sullivan
Candace MacNair
Salvatore Mauro
Sofia Galan
Larissa Encinas
Sofia Galan
805.969.3626 Ext. 301

Lambert Reception
Jeannette Day
Diana Ornelas

805.969.3626 Ext. 101


Facilities/Campus Safety/Transportation

Director of Facilities, Campus Safety & Transportation
Adam Brown
805.969.3626 Ext. 331

Lambert and Ladera Campus Shuttle Service
805.896.1887
805.896.1888


Human Resources

Director of Human Resources
Norma Mesa
805.969.3626 Ext. 158
805.565.8983 Fax

Human Resources Coordinator/Payroll
Michele Llamas
805.969.3626 Ext. 148
805.565.8983 Fax