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New employees and notable changes | November 2017

Newly hired faculty and staff, transfers, promotions and other notable changes
Nov 14, 2017

President's Division


Joseph Cockrell is the new director of media relations in the Office of Marketing and Communications. Cockrell has an extensive background in public relations and in higher education. He most recently owned his own PR firm, and has served in communications and public relations roles at Brandman University, West Coast University, and other organizations. He is a former journalist and TV news producer and has a comprehensive network of media contacts. He is well versed in producing print, digital and video content.   

Academic Division

Josephine Behin's position was reclassififed as supervisor of operations in the Office of Admission.

Jeffrey Giampetro is a new PWLC recovery coach in the College of the Pacific Department of Psychology.

Kelly Lootz is the new assistant director of admission in the Office of Admission.

William Lowe is the new Media X facilities and production operations manager in the College of the Pacific.

Foong "Lily" Lye was promoted to Audiology Clinic Operations Supervisor in Speech-Language Pathology in the Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Annette Mariani is a new administrative assistant II in the Gladys L. Benerd School of Education.

Keith Sanpei transferred to the position of senior assistant director of admission events in the Office of Admission.

Albert Spagnola is a new business analyst, CRM, in the Office of Enrollment.

Joseph Olson is the new project archivist in the University Library.

E. Ann Sica transferred from Development to the Graduate School in the position of project support specialist.  

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Business and Finance

Clifford Altheide, Daric Joslin, Jason Leuenberger and Joshua Ross are new groundskeepers, group I, in Support Services.

Angela Taylor was promoted to HR Business Partner in Human Resources.   

Student Life

Roy Fernandez is a new patrol officer for San Francisco Campus Public Safety. 

Jessica Pitchford is a new public safety dispatcher in the Office of Public Safety.

Rosie Russo transferred to the position of SUCCESS program coordinator.

Pacific Technology

Nicole Bautista is a new desktop computer support and audio visual technician on the San Francisco Campus. 

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