Council Members

Council Members

The Discovery Advising & Student Services Staff Council serves as a group of strategic partners for the Discovery Hub and the broader campus Discovery Initiative. If you are interested in serving on the council, please contact



Shana Love (Co-Chair)

Associate Director, Berkeley Connect (Division of Undergraduate Education)

Kasra Sotudeh

Academic & Curriculum Development Coordinator, Athletic Study Center (Division of Undergraduate Education)

Luisa Giulianetti

Curriculum Coordinator, Centers for Educational Equity & Excellence (Division of E&I)

Avi Rosenzweig

Academic Advisor, Nanoscience & Nanoengineering Institute (Division of VCR)

Torey Bookstein

L&S College Adviser (L&S)

Laura Spautz

Undergraduate Major Adviser, American Studies (L&S)

Evelyn Thorne (Co-Chair)

Creative Discovery Coordinator & Advisor, Discovery Hub (Division of Undergraduate Education)

Past Members

Elinor Gregorio

Associate Director of Academic Affairs, Haas Undergraduate Program (Haas School of Business)

Elizabeth Stanners

Assistant Director of Haas Employer and Alumni Engagement, Career Center (Division of Student Affairs)

Chrissy Galli

Former Associate Director of Recreational Sports, Workforce Analysis, and Strategic Projects Manager (Division of Student Affairs)

Keisha Hicks

Academic Advisor, McNair Scholars Program (Graduate Division)

Christine Mullarkey

Undergraduate Major Advisor, Psychology Department (L&S)

Marvin Lopez

Director of Student Programs in Engineering Student Services (College of Engineering)

Monica GuhaMajumdar

Academic Advisor, Post Baccalaureate Health Professions Program (UC Berkeley Extension)

Cassandra Castillo

Undergraduate Major Advisor, Social Welfare (School of Social Welfare / L&S)

Anna Henry

Study Abroad Adviser (Extended Education / Study Abroad)

Marisela Loza

Academic Advisor, Bioengineering (College of Engineering)

Sean Burns

Former Director, Discovery Hub (Division of Undergraduate Education)