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About Us

The Office of Orientation and Commuter Involvement is comprised of professional staff, graduate assistants and student leadership positions.  We strive to stay current in trends and best practices through involvement in the Association for Orientation, Transition and Retention in Higher Education to guide us in planning the best orientation and commuter involvement experiences for our students. 

If you have questions about our office, please reach out to us and we will be more than happy to assist you, or connect you with the office that can address your inquiry directly.  So ask us, we don’t bite!

The Office of Orientation and Commuter Involvement
Rosenthal Student Center, Room 104
Main Office Phone: (954) 262-8050 
Email: or

Office Staff

Heather Studenberg Director
Joel Nemes Assistant Director
Maureen Dookie Administrative Assistant
Craig Johnson Graduate Assistant for Training and Development
Nehemiah Chung Graduate Assistant for Commuter Involvement
Shelby Clinton Graduate Assistant for Programming and Outreach

Student Positions

Each year students can apply to serve on our team in one of the following positions:

Claudia Cumello Taylor Harrison Damaris Payen Marthe Pierre

Claudia Cumello
Class of 2016
Tamarac, FL

Taylor Harrison
Class of 2016
Plantation, FL

Damaris Payen
Class of 2016
Miami, FL

Marthe Pierre
Class of 2015
Miami, FL

Corey Burns

Thomas Campbell  Sarah Erickson Greta Gubacsi  Sujay Kamisetty

Corey Burns
Biology, Class of 2017
Winter Park, FL

Thomas Campbell
Legal Studies, Class of 2015
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Sarah Erickson,
Exercise and Sport Science, Class of 2015
Bridgeport, CT

Greta Gubacsi
Legal Studies, Class of 2015
Budapest, Hungary

Sujay Kamisetty
Biology, Class of 2017
Tampa, FL

Danny McFadden Karan Patel  Tair Dar Perl Julian Pino Katie Pope

Danny McFadden
Legal Studies, Class of 2015
Chesterfield, VA

Karan Patel
Biology, Class of 2016
Melbourne, FL

Tair Dar Perl
Psychology, Class of 2015
Tel Aviv, Israel

Julian Pino
Psychology, Class of 2016
Pembroke Pines, FL

Katie Pope
Biology, Class of 2015
Louisville, KY

Shark Logo Daniela Garcia Lamar Pitts Malini Ramnarine

Lilyan Barerra
Biology (Pre-Med)
Class of 2018

Daniela Garcia
Class of 2018
Hollywood, F

Lamar Pitts
Class of 2018
Davie, FL

Malini Ramnarine
Class of 2016
Plantation, FL

Roma Robinson Kedene Smith Angela Vu

Roma Robinson
Class of 2018
Kingston, Jamaica

Kedene Smith
Class of 2018
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Angela Vu
Class of 2018
Milford, CT