Our staff is comprised of a small group of professionals who oversee a large team of undergraduate students serving as New Student Advisors.

NSA Team Blue works within the NSTP office with the administrative aspects of the program.  They also serve as advisors during the New Parent & Family Orientation sessions. NSA Team Gold serve on the New Student Orientation sessions, providing both advising on academic programs and courses as well as campus services.

If you are a current UCLA undergraduate student, you might consider applying for these positions. Working as an NSA is a highly rewarding experience that can build outstanding professional skills while also developing lasting, memorable friendships!

PROFESSIONAL STAFF

ROXANNE G. NEAL<br />Assistant Vice Provost

ROXANNE G. NEAL
Assistant Vice Provost

New Student & Transition Programs
LISA DELVILLAR<br />Associate Director

LISA DELVILLAR
Associate Director

First-Year Programs
JESSE CARRASCO, MS Ed.<br />Associate Director

JESSE CARRASCO, MS Ed.
Associate Director

Transfer & Transition Programs
CHRIS CAVA PRESTON<br />Graphic Designer

CHRIS CAVA PRESTON
Graphic Designer

RYAN DARLING, M.Ed.<br />Associate Director

RYAN DARLING, M.Ed.
Associate Director

New Parent & Family Programs
JESSICA ACEVES, M.S.<br />Operations Manager

JESSICA ACEVES, M.S.
Operations Manager

NEW STUDENT COORDINATORS

LIAM FARRELL

LIAM FARRELL

Hometown: Hemet, CA
Major: Psychology
Minor: Film/Television
Future Plans: Working in entertainment; graduate school
Work Experience: UCLA Call Center Supervisor, Bruin Guardian Scholar Academy Youth Coach, Resident Assistant; New Student Advisor Gold
Extracurricular Activities: Watching way too much film/tv, hanging out with friends, listening to Nicki Minaj

SAM HERMAN

SAM HERMAN

Hometown: Chicago, IL
Major: Chemistry
Future Plans: Law School
Work Experience: Math, Chemistry, Physics, and English tutor at MESA (Math Engineering & Science Achievement) and The Learning Center at College of the Canyons; Homework Answers Online Math Tutor
Extracurricular Activities: Alpha Chi Sigma member; drawing; writing; watching and re-watching Black Mirror, Game of Thrones, FMA Brotherhood, ATLA, and AOT

MORGAN SPEER

MORGAN SPEER

Hometown: Chatsworth, CA
Major: Anthropology
Minor: Labor and Workplace Studies
Future Plans: Hoping to go to graduate school for a Master’s in Public Health. In the later future I hope to be involved in social justice and community health activism. Also considering the Peace Corps.
Work Experience: Cheerleading Coach; UCLA Extension Writers’ Program; Camp Counselor at the Los Angeles Zoo
Extracurricular Activities: UCLA Health Care Extenders; UCLA Homecoming; Project Literacy; Greek Life; and all things that involve the outdoors and the ocean