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Pacifica Graduate Institute Directory

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

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Academic Staff Directory

Clinical Psychology

Program Chair
Jennifer Sandoval, 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

Clinical Training Coordinator
Andrea Alfaro
805.969.3626 Ext. 191
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

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

Co-Associate Chair, Community, Liberation, Indigenous, and Eco-Psychologies
Mary Watkins, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 332
805.695.0458 Fax

Co-Associate Chair, Community, Liberation, Indigenous, and Eco-Psychologies
Susan James, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 352
805.695.0458 Fax

Program Administrator
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

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


Hybrid Programs

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

Co-Chair, Jungian and Archetypal Studies Specialization
Glen Slater, Ph.D.
805.969.3626
805.565.1936 Fax

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

Co-Chair, Engaged Humanities and the Creative Life
Mary Wood, Ph.D.
805.969.3626
805.565.1936 Fax

Program Administrator
Nina Falls
805.969.3626 Ext. 317
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
805.969.3626 Ext. 138
sgatewood@pacifica.edu


Counseling Psychology

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

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

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

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

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

Clinical Practicum Coordinator, M.A. Counseling Psychology All Tracks
Tania Parra Marin
805.879.7379
805.879.7388 Fax

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

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

Program Administrator
Emily Chow-Kambitsch, Ph.D.
805.879.7347

Department Administrator
Lori Myers, M.S.
805.879.7320

Program Administrator, M.A. Counseling Psychology
Amy Nash, M.S.S.
805.879.7358

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


Dissertations

Dissertation Office Director
805.969.3626 Ext. 308
805.565.1932 Fax

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
Joseph Cambray, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 183
805.879.8270 Fax

Provost and Accreditation Liaison Officer
Peter M. Rojcewicz, Ph.D.
805.969.3626 Ext. 308

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 and Student Services Office

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

Academic Affairs & Student Services Associate
Nick Sabatino
805.969.3626 Ext. 118
805.565.5796 Fax

Academic Affairs and Student Services Coordinator
Victoria Bernhardt
805.969.3626 Ext. 132
805.565.5796 Fax


Alumni Relations

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


Office of the General Counsel

General Counsel
Marvin E. Richards, Jr. JD
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 Director of Enrollment Management
Rica Toribio, Ed.D. cand., M.A.
805 879 7305 Ext. 334
805.879.7391 Fax
rtoribio@pacifica.edu

Senior Admissions Advisor
Pandora Holmes
805 879 7305 Ext. 313
805.879.7391 Fax
pholmes@pacifica.edu

Senior Admissions Advisor
Daniel Valdez
805 879 7305 Ext. 307
805.879.7391 Fax
dvaldez@pacifica.edu

Senior Admissions Advisor
Katherine Bailey
805 879 7305 Ext. 355
805.879.7391 Fax
kbailey@pacifica.edu

Assistant Director of Admissions Coordination
Jessica Rubinstein
805 879 7305 Ext. 325
805.879.7391 Fax
jrubinstein@pacifica.edu

Admissions Coordinator
Gina Lopez
805 879 7305
805.879.7391 Fax
glopez@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


Marketing

Director of Marketing 
John Ziegler
805.969.3626 Ext. 336

Marketing Operations
Krystyna Knight

Marketing Coordinator
Angela Borda
805.969.3626 Ext. 380


Institutional Learning

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


Information Technology

Contact the Office of Information Technology
ITSupport@pacifica.edu
(805) 679-6199

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

Assistant Director of Library Services
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


Bookstore

Bookstore Manager
Stacy Sroka
805.969.3626 Ext. 372
805.879.7270 Fax

Bookstore Website/Shipping Coordinator
Larissa Encinas
805.969.3626 Ext. 373
805.879.7270 Fax

Part-Time Bookstore Website/Shipping 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

Ladera Reception
805.969.3626 Ext. 301

Lambert Reception
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