The SPACES Co-Directors , SIPHR Co-Coordinators, and SIAPS Co-Coordinators oversee the management and maintenance of the center. With the consent of the SPACES Board of Directors they make decisions as they consistently evaluate and assess existing methodologies and practices usefd by SPACES and its programs.


Rizza Biscocho
SIPHR Co-Cordinator

Sky David
SIPHR Co-Cordinator

Mari Arandia
SIAPS Co-Cordinator

Cortni Bardier
SIAPS Co-Cordinator

Alexis Eubank
Director of External Affairs

Veronica Sanchez
Director of Internal Affairs

Bea Llanos
Director of Internal Affairs

Paulo Pagsambugan
Director of FinancialAffairs

SIAPS Coordinators

SIAPS serves to encourage and support creative student-initiated programs and services that increase access to higher education for historically underrepresented and underserved students. Through affirming identities, developing academic success, and providing resources, SIAPS shall empower students to create profound changes in their communities and in the world. SIAPS is committed to supporting all student efforts that match this purpose at the University of California, San Diego.

Rachel Weber
APSA Community LEAP Access Coordinator

Monica Bañuelos
MEChA Xoxotlani Coordinator

Maya Miller
BSU Sempora Access Coordinator

Ashley Carbonell
KP CORE Coordinator

Hawi Abdulkadir
MSA Spirit Coordinator

Isabelle Narvaez
NASA Community Co-Coordinator

Samar Saif
QTPOC We Are Family Coordinator

Gabriel Lè Espiritu
Parent Component and Transfer Access Coordinator

Hanna Sahagon
Educational Access for Oceanic Peoples Empowerment Coordinator

Jeff Nguyen
SIAPS Matriculation and Data Analyst

RD Lomohan
Engagement Programs and Initiatives Coordinator (EPIC)

SIPHR Coordinators

SIPHR is a student-initiated and student-run service that functions to increase the retention rates of University of California, San Diego undergraduates. In particular, we strive to serve educationally disadvantaged student populations. SIPHR is committed to providing free retention program and services that help undergraduates financially, socially, and academically.

Whitney La
APSA Community RISE Access Coordinator

Hatchly Galindo Moreno
MEChA SIGUE Coordinator

Cambria Anderson
BSU Sempora Retention Coordinator

Kiel Baluca-Tran
KP STAR Coordinator

Megan Visaya
QTPOC We Are Family Retention Coordinator

Salma Shaikh
MSA Spirit Coordinator

Karla Penaloza-Valdez
NASA Community Co-Coordinator

Elizabeth Uribe
Alumni Engagement Partnerships Coordinator

Jesus Mendoza
ASP Resource Co-Coordinator

Ricardo Trujillo
ASP Resource Co-Coordinator

Chinyere Ugbah
ASP Event Co-Coordinator

Kinady Lamb
ASP Event Co-Coordinator

SPICEE Coordinators

The Student Programs Ignited for Community Engagement and Education (SPICEE) is a student-initiated and student-run component of SPACES that functions to empower underserved populations at the University of California, San Diego through the acquisition of political knowledge, the exploration of and formation of personal identity, along with engagement in social justice and activism. SPICEE is committed to supporting all student initiated efforts that aim to engage and support underserved communities on the University of California, San Diego campus.

Haneen Mohamed
The Collective Voice Co-Editor-in-Chief

Courtney Loi
The Collective Voice Co-Editor-in-Chief

Justin Bascos
Practicum Coordinator

Nikaria Dixon
Practicum Coordinator

Allison Vo
Campus Diversity Engagement Coordinator

Ronald Huang
Campus Diversity Engagement Coordinator

Daniella Tajimaroa
Overnight Program and Transition Coordinator

Felipe Soltero
Overnight Program and Transition Coordinator

Lindy Hernandez
Media: Web Design and Marketing Coordinator

Fiona Tran
Media: Graphic Design Coordinator

Demi Kelly
Media: Graphic Design Coordinator

Jenelle Catilo
Operations and Volunteer Coordinator

Dellanira Alcauter
Academic and Archival Coordinator



Regine Reyes
SIPHR Advisor

Joseph Ruanto-Ramirez
SIAPS Advisor

Ben Mendoza
SPICEE Advisor