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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
Student Affairs Building, Room 106
Main Office Phone: (954) 262-8050 
Email: orientation@nova.edu

Office Staff

NAME POSITION E-MAIL
TBA Director  
Joel Nemes Assistant Director jnemes@nova.edu
Ashley McCafferty Assistant Director am2821@nova.edu
Maureen Dookie Administrative Assistant mdookie@nova.edu
Alicia Dallas Graduate Assistant  for Orientation

ad1782@nova.edu

Coryn Mathieson Graduate Assistant for Special Programs

cm2581@nova.edu

Nehemiah Chung Graduate Assistant for Training and Development nc811@nova.edu

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















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Toussaint Campbell
Communications
Class of 2015
Miramar, FL

Daniela Garcia
Biology
Class of 2018
Pembroke Pines, FL

Lamar Pitts
Pre-Law
Class of 2018
Davie, FL

Malini Ramnarine
Finance
Class of 2016
Plantation, FL

Roma Robinson

Kedene Smith

Angela Vu

Roma Robinson
Psychology
Class of 2018
Kingston, Jamaica

Kedene Smith
Biology
Class of 2018
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Angela Vu
Biology
Class of 2018
Milford, CT

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Schae Maynard
Environmental Science
Class of 2017
Port of Spain, Trinidad

Katie Taylor
Biology
Class of 2018
Rhome, TX