Meet Our Staff


Our diverse staff represents various countries, territories, and states, including Canada, China, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Honduras, India, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, South Korea, and Taiwan; California, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, New England, North Carolina, Texas, and Washington. Together, we speak several languages and dialects: Cantonese, German, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Mandarin, Marathi, Punjabi, Patois, Spanish, Taiwanese, Tamil, Telugu, and English. We share diversity in regard to race and ethnicity, including Asian, Biracial, Black, Mixed, Multiracial, White; African American, Asian American, Caribbean, Cuban American, Hawaiian, Latinx, Puerto Rican, and European American. We self-identify with diverse affectional orientations, such as bisexual, gay, lesbian, and heterosexual. We are a majority of cisgender women and welcome people from all genders. We come from different social class backgrounds, such as poor, working class, middle class, and upper-middle. We also share diverse ability status, including visible and invisible mental and physical disabilities, such as ADHD and chronic health concerns. We have different worldviews, like Agnostic, Atheist, Buddhist, Hindu, Jewish, Spiritual, Taoist, Catholic, and Christian. We have bodies with many different sizes, shapes, and skin tones. Among our staff some are international and/or first generation college students and additional invisible identities may also be represented.


Julie Abrams-Bernier, PhD

Licensed Psychologist

Beverly Brady, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor, Licensed Psychologist

Hailey Brown, MA

Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern, Case Manager

Lisa Buning, EdS, LMHC

Assistant Clinical Director, Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Ana Cikara, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Analesa Clarke, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Groups Coordinator

Judah Cordovano, LCSW

Case Manager

Phillip Daniels, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern, Registered Marriage & Family Therapist Intern

Ernesto Escoto, PhD

Director, Licensed Psychologist

Ritzy Ettinger, MS

Case Manager

Jamie Funderburk, PhD

Licensed Psychologist

Anthony Greene, PhD

Testing Coordinator, Licensed Psychologist

Carlos Hernandez, PhD

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Stephani Jahn, PhD

Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

Sangsun “Sunie” Kim, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Licensed Psychologist

Mei-Fang Lan, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor, Licensed Psychologist

Michelle Langkop, MA

Consultation and Referral Team Specialist

Alvin Lawrence, PhD

Associate Director, Clinical Director, Licensed Psychologist

Geoff Lee, PhD

Licensed Psychologist

Emi Lenes, PhD

Licensed Psychologist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Linda Lewis, PhD

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Sunni Lutton, PhD

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Melanie Mason, MEd, EdS

Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern, Consultation and Referral Team Specialist

Natasha Maynard-Pemba, PhD

Associate Director, Training Director, Licensed Psychologist

Sarah McConnell, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Sara Nash, PhD

CERC Assistant Coordinator, Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Olivia K. Pitkethly, MA

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Consultation and Referral Team Specialist

Sneha Pitre, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Jim Probert, PhD

Licensed Psychologist

Shinlay Rivera, PhD

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Zully Rivera-Ramos, PhD

ASPIRE Coordinator, Licensed Psychologist

Vincent Schroder, PhD

Licensed Psychologist

Brian Shaw, PhD

Assistant Director for Digital Services Innovation, Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Meggen Sixbey, PhD

Associate Director, CERC Coordinator, Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Jennifer Stuart, PhD

Licensed Psychologist

Spurty Surapaneni, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Saloni Taneja, PsyD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Melanie Varney, PhD,

Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

Jill Vella, PHD

Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

Srishyama Vempaty, PsyD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Shu-Yi Wang, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Rosa West, PhD

Assistant Director Outreach & Consultation, Licensed Mental Health Counselor



Jessica England, MS

Counseling Psychology Intern

RaiNesha Miller, MS

Counseling Psychology Intern

Emily Squyres, MS

Counseling Psychology Intern

Gabrielle Woodard, MS

Counseling Psychology Intern

JD Wright, MS

Counseling Psychology Intern

Advanced Practicum Students

Juiliana Guitelman

Adv Prac Generalist

Maggie Hogan

Adv Prac Generalist

Victoria McNeil

Adv Prac Generalist

Staci Ouch

Adv Prac Testing

Havi Tran

Master's Specialist Intern

Amy Tseng

Master's Specialist Intern

Practicum Students

Support Staff

  • Hope Beaty – Clinical Services Representative I
  • Adriana Chwala – Graphic Designer I
  • Carla Connell – Assistant Director, Administrative Services
  • Lisa Faulk – Administrative Support Assistant I
  • Lucy Hernandez – Administrative Support Assistant II
  • Marie Southern – Administrative Specialist
  • Robin Hollingsworth – Clinical Services Representative I
  • Dallas Holmes-Thorkildson – Clinical Services Representative II
  • Vanessa Humphrey – Clinical Services Representative I
  • Wanda Latta – Clinical Services Representative Supervisor
  • Michelle Sexton – Senior Clerk
  • Benjamin Tillson – Administrative Support Assistant II
  • Heather Walters – Clinical Services Representative I
  • David Weinar – IT Support
  • Dan Ypsilanti – Graphic Designer II