Our staff are highly valued members of our team and contribute to the personalized environment we provide at the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing. With their expertise and dedication, they help us realize our school’s mission and vision and uphold our commitment to our students.


Noeli Armenta, M.Ed.

Clinical Placement Analyst

Keith Beaulieu, MBA

Accreditation and Operations Manager

Nora Blanco

Clinical Support Analyst

Debra Curran, MBA

Director of Communications & Marketing

Monica Gutierrez

Development Specialist

Karen Francis, MSW

Director of Development

Kathryn Hoffman

Senior Organizational Analyst

Meredith Kwok

Senior Director of Alumni Relations

Dejay Paquillo

Executive Assistant

Hannah Pease

Alumni Relations Specialist

Amy Ruth

Director of Finance

Ken Tran

Administrative Specialist

Chuck Villanueva

Assistant Dean for Administration and Finance

Jenny Sok Wisman, MPA

Agency and Community Relations Coordinator

Carmela Wilson

Finance Manager, Faculty Clinical Practice

Stacey Wilson

Assistant Director of HR/Academic Personnel

Information Technology Support

Nguyen Nguyen

IT Support Analyst

Instructional Design

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Katherine Thompson, PhD

Instructional Design

Simulation Center

Tommie Olds

Simulation Specialist

Casey Peevy

Simulation Specialist


Gloria Muringayi

Senior Contracts & Grants Analyst

Kartik Yadav, MSCR, PGDPM, CRA

Director of Research Development and Administration

Student Affairs

Kim Cattarusa-Bernard, M.Ed.

Prelicensure Programs Manager

Cely Dean

Administrative Specialist

Megan Enciso, M.Ed.

Director of Student Affairs and DEIB Initiatives

Jennifer Garcia, M.S.

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Alejandra Gutiérrez, M.A.

Doctoral Programs Manager