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 used by SPACES and its programs.

Salma Shaikh
SIPHR Co-Cordinator

Megan Visaya
SIPHR Co-Cordinator

Ashley Carbonell
SIAPS Co-Cordinator

Alexis Eubank
SIAPS Co-Coordinator

Shanai Beime 
Director of External Affairs  Cordinator

Daniella Tajimaroa
Co-Director of Internal Affairs

Dellanira Alcauter
Co-Director of Internal Affairs

Ronald Huang
Director of Financial Affairs

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.

Adrianne Calibuso
Parents /Guardians & Educators Access Coordinator

Engagement Program & Initiatives Coordinator

Brenae Wilkes
BSU  Access Coordinator

Gabrielle Blanco
KP CORE Coordinator

Mihiri Kotikawatta

Beladona Ontiveros
NASA Community Access Coordinator

Mynor Alexander Borjas
QTPOC Access Coordinator

Gabriel Lè Espiritu
Parent Component and Transfer Access Coordinator

Hanna Sahagon
Educational Access for Oceanic Peoples Empowerment Coordinator

Gloria Guzman Torres
Formerly Incarcerated and Foster Youth Coordinator

Jenelle Catilo
Engagement Programs and Initiatives C0-Coordinator (EPIC)

Monica Bañuelos
Xoxotlani Acess Coordinator

Lindy Hernandez
Data Analyst & Matriculation Coordinator

Maerah Ahmed
MSA SPIRIT Access Coordinator


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.

Marco-Landon Siu
APSA Community RISE Coordinator

Raquel Lara
MEChA SIGUE Coordinator

Hawi Abdulkadir
ASP Resource C0-Coordinator

Nick Heimann
Transfer Retention Coordinator

Rachel Weber
QTPOC  Retention Coordinator

Zahra Masood
MSA Retention Coordinator

Anah Esquerio
NASA Community Retention Coordinator

Danielle Bea Llanos
Alumni Engagement Partnerships Coordinator

Irene García
ASP Resource Co-Coordinator

Cameron Haywood
ASP Event Co-Coordinator

Farheen Ansari
ASP Event Co-Coordinator

Kinady Lamb
BSU Retention Coordinator

Aliana Sonza
KP STAR  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.

Annie Lo
Academic and Archival Coordinator

Jocelyn Ornelas-Muñoz
Overnight Program and Transition C0-Coordinator

Malka Williams
Overnight Program and Transition Co-Coordinator

Courtney Tijing
Operations and Volunteer Coordinator

Christina Tran (CT)
Campus Diversity Engagement Co-Coordinator

Paola Godinez
Campus Diversity Engagement Co-Coordinator

Demi Kelly
Media: Graphic Design Coordinator

Andrea Berreondo
Media: Graphic Design Coordinator

Amer Tabban
Media: Web Design and Marketing Coordinator

Career Staff

Regine Reyes
SIPHR Advisor

Joseph Ruanto-Ramirez
SIAPS Advisor

Ben Mendoza
SPICEE Advisor

Izzy Narvaez
SPACES Graduate Assistant