Skip to main content

Main Campus Advisors

Continuing students can make appointments by phone or email; select advisors also allow for online reservations.

Newly admitted students who have made their tuition deposit should make their initial advising appointment through SOAR.  New student appointments MUST NOT be made here.

Name and Title
Phone
Email
Online
Vanessa Martinez M.S.
Academic Advisor III
La Verne / Woody Hall 115
(909) 448-4581 vmartinez@laverne.edu Schedule
Amanda Miller
Assistant Director
La Verne / Woody Hall 117
(909) 448-4574 amiller@laverne.edu Schedule
Name and Title Phone Email Online
Ahmad Abu Shanab
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
Founders Hall / La Verne 108A
(909) 448-1487
Ray Ahmadnia
Associate Professor, Computer Science
Founders Hall / La Verne 107
(909) 448-4621
Thomas Allison
Assistant Professor, Legal Studies
La Verne / Miller Hall 118
(909) 448-4358
Paul Alvarez
Professor, Kinesiology & Clinical Coordinator, Athletic Training Program
La Verne / Sports Science and Athletic Pavillion B105
(909) 448-4092
Gitty Amini
Associate Professor, Political Science
Founders Hall / La Verne 114
(909) 448-4735
Leticia Arellano
Professor, Psychology
Hoover Building / La Verne 207
(909) 448-4019 Schedule
Nick Athey
Instructor I
Hoover Building / La Verne
(909) 448-4636 Schedule
Staci Baird
Assistant Professor, Public Relations
Arts and Communications Building / La Verne 133
(909) 448-4771 Schedule
Aaron Baker
Assistant Professor, Psychology
Hoover Building / La Verne 215
(909) 448-4431
Jane Beal
Professor, English Literature
La Verne / Miller Hall 214
(909) 448-1578 Schedule
Felicia Beardsley
Professor, Anthropology & Director, Cultural and Natural History Collections
La Verne
(909) 448-4717
Carolyn Bekhor
Professor, Legal Studies
La Verne / Miller Hall 118
(909) 448-4410 Schedule
Irene Beltran
Community College Liaison/Advisor
Barkley Building 4
Shannon Benine
Associate Professor of Photography
Miller Hall 21
(909) 448-4070 Schedule
Sean Bernard
Professor, Creative Writing
La Verne / Miller Hall 202
(909) 448-4714 Schedule
David Bickford
Associate Professor, Biology, Fletcher Jones Endowed Chair
La Verne / Mainiero Hall 250B
(909) 448-1561 Schedule
Allyson Brantley
Assistant Professor, History
Founders Hall / La Verne 114D
(909) 448-4737 Schedule
Christine Broussard
Professor, Biology
La Verne / Mainiero Hall 257
(909) 448-4597
Ngoc Bui
Interim Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences & Professor, Psychology
Hoover Building / La Verne 102
(909) 448-4099 Schedule
Kristine Butterly
Instructor, Speech Communications
La Verne / Miller Hall 100
(909) 448-1570
Joseph Cabrera
Associate Professor, Sociology (Criminology)
Hoover Building / La Verne 118B
(909) 448-1582
Dan Campana
Professor, Philosophy & Religion
La Verne / Miller Hall 111
(909) 448-4354
Gabriela Capraroiu
Associate Professor, Spanish
La Verne / Miller Hall 207
(909) 448-4711
David Chappell
Professor, Physics
La Verne / Mainiero Hall 64B
(909) 448-4598
Emily Cilli-Turner
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Founders Hall 108c
(909) 448-4609 Schedule
Brian Clocksin
Interim Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Hoover Building
(909) 448-4184
Heidy Contreras
Associate Professor, Biology
Founders Hall / La Verne 109A
(909) 448-4016
Valerie Cummings
Associate Professor, Broadcast Journalism
Arts and Communications Building / La Verne 122
(909) 448-4376
Yousef Daneshbod
Associate Professor, Mathematics
La Verne / Mainiero Hall MA152I
(909) 448-4125
Stacey Darling-Novak
Professor, Biology
La Verne / Mainiero Hall 109B
(909) 448-4591
Sharon Davis
Professor, Sociology
Hoover Building / La Verne 107
(909) 448-4171 Schedule
Sean Dillon
Professor, Theatre Arts
Dailey Theatre
(909) 448-4554
Karen Donahue
Professor, Sociology
Hoover Building
(909) 448-4168
Sarah Dunn
Associate Professor, Kinesiology
La Verne
(909) 448-4788 Schedule
Glenn Gamst
Professor, Psychology
Hoover Building / La Verne 202
(909) 448-4176
Jerome Garcia
Professor, Biology & Title V STEM Activities Director
Mainiero Hall 258
(909) 448-4652
James Garcia
Assistant Professor, Psychology
Hoover Building / La Verne
(909) 448-4147
Susan Geffen
Assistant Professor, Undergraduate Psychology
Hoover Building 222
(909) 448-1571 Schedule
Richard Gelm
Professor, Political Science
Founders Hall 114
(909) 448-4724
Jozef Goetz
Professor, Computer Science
Founders Hall / La Verne 108
(909) 448-4663 Schedule
Art Gonchar
Professor, Psychology
Hoover Building 203
(909) 448-4177 Schedule
Margaret Gough
Assistant Professor, Sociology (Health)
Hoover Building 118A
(909) 448-1581 Schedule
Megan Granquist
Director, Athletic Training Program & Associate Professor, Kinesiology
Sports Science and Athletic Pavillion B109
(909) 448-4440
Reed Gratz
Chair, Music
Founders Hall / La Verne 8
(909) 448-4915 Schedule
Ann Hills
Associate Professor, Spanish
Miller Hall 203
(909) 448-4367
Cathy Irwin
Professor, English
La Verne / Miller Hall 209
(909) 448-4712 Schedule
Jay Jones
Professor, Biology & Biochemistry
La Verne / Mainiero Hall 158B
(909) 448-4040
Jeffrey Kahan
Professor, English
La Verne / Miller Hall 205
(909) 448-4351
Michelle Kechichian
Academic Advisor III
Cogley Building 112
(909) 448-4005 Schedule
George Keeler
Professor, Journalism
Arts and Communications Building 135
(909) 448-4762
Dinko Kranjac
Assistant Professor, Psychology
Hoover Building / La Verne 216
Schedule
Roy Kwon
Associate Professor, Sociology
Wilson Library 247
(909) 448-4174 Schedule
Mike Laponis
Professor, Communications
Arts and Communications Building 29
(909) 448-4713
Gerard Lavatori
Professor, French
Miller Hall 219
(909) 448-4353
Jon Leaver
Professor, Art History
Arts and Communications Building 201
(909) 448-4328
Ruth Lindhorst
Academic Advisor III
Leo Hall 200
(909) 448-4566 Schedule
Ian Lising
Assistant Professor, Speech Communications
Hoover Building 104
(909) 448-1544
Xiaoyan Liu
Professor, Mathematics
Mainiero Hall 152e
(909) 448-4615
Keith Lord
Professor, Art
Arts and Communications Building 204
(909) 448-4754
Todd Lorenz
Associate Professor, Biology
Founders Hall 109D
(909) 448-4148 Schedule
Vanessa Lua
Academic Advisor III
Cogley Building 107
(909) 448-4920 Schedule
Nicole Mahrer
Assistant Professor, Psychology
Hoover Building / La Verne 210
(909) 448-4186
Kenneth Marcus
Professor, History
Founders Hall 114
(909) 448-4733
Luci Martin
Associate Professor, Psychology
Hoover Building 206
(909) 448-4091
Alma Martinez
Associate Professor, Theatre, Acting Emphasis
Dailey Theatre / La Verne
(909) 448-4551
Maria Mendoza
Academic Advisor III
Cogley Building 117
(909) 448-4013 Schedule
Juli Minoves-Triquell
Associate Professor, Political Science
Founders Hall 114
(909) 448-4454
Ricardo Morales
Associate Professor, Chemistry
Mainiero Hall 56B
(909) 448-4620 Schedule
Nixon Mwebi
Professor, Chemistry & Department Chair of Chemistry
Founders Hall 108D
(909) 448-4588 Schedule
Jason Neidleman
Professor, Political Science
Founders Hall 114
(909) 448-4726 Schedule
Mark Nelson
Professor, Chemistry
Mainiero Hall 56C
(909) 448-4610
Cynthia Olivas
Associate Professor, Education
Leo Hall
(909) 448-4657
Marilyn Oliver
Professor, Kinesiology
Sports Science and Athletic Pavillion B106
(909) 448-4310 Schedule
Elva Ortega
Academic Advisor II - College of Arts and Science
Miller Hall 213
Schedule
Raúl Pérez
Assistant Professor, Sociology
Hoover Building / La Verne 112
(909) 448-4172
Vanessa Preisler
Associate Professor, Physics
La Verne / Mainiero Hall 152C
(909) 448-4679 Schedule
Donna Redman
Associate Professor, Education
Barkley Building 101
(909) 448-4728 Schedule
Laurie Rodrigues
Assistant Professor, English
La Verne / Miller Hall 211
(909) 448-4365
Richard Rose
Professor, Religion & Philosophy
La Verne / Miller Hall 114
(909) 448-4047
Robert Ruiz
Director, Forensics
La Verne / Miller Hall 122
(909) 448-4451
Morgan Sandler
Assistant Professor, Digital Film Production
Arts and Communications Building 137
(909) 448-4348 Schedule
Rick Simon
Associate Professor, Mathematics
Mainiero Hall 56A
(909) 448-4611
Karen Stamp
Academic Advisor III - College of Arts and Science
Hoover Building 118A
(909) 448-4491 Schedule
Lynn Stanton-Riggs
Associate Provost
Leo Hall 104
(909) 448-4625
Andy Steck
Associate Professor, Education
Barkley Building 9
(909) 448-4633
Gail Tang
Associate Professor, Mathematics
Mainiero Hall 155A
(909) 448-4368 Schedule
Tatiana Tatarinova
Associate Professor, Biology & Fletcher Jones Endowed Chair In Computational Biology
Founders Hall 109C
(909) 448-1488
Rita Thakur
Associate Dean, College of Business and Public Management & Professor, Management
Cogley Building 116
(909) 448-4456 Schedule
Alan Tollefson
Theatre Technical Director
Dailey Theatre
(909) 448-4552
Ruth Trotter
Professor, Art
Arts and Communications Building 202
(909) 448-4744
Jennifer Tsui
Assistant Professor, Biology
Mainiero Hall 152d
(909) 448-4666 Schedule
Karlita Warren
Assistant Professor, Kinesiology
La Verne / Sports Science and Athletic Pavillion
(909) 448-1449 Schedule
Pablo Weaver
Assistant Professor, Biology & Director, Montana Field Station
Founders Hall 109C
(909) 448-4612
Pat Widolff
Professor, Kinesiology
Sports Science and Athletic Pavillion B206
(909) 448-4313
Daniel Williams
Associate Professor, Kinesiology
Sports Science and Athletic Pavillion B110
(909) 448-4110
Grace Xia Zhao
Associate Professor, Music
Founders Hall / La Verne 26
(909) 448-4919
Elizabeth Zwerling
Professor, Journalism
Arts and Communications Building 125
(909) 448-4789
Wendy Zwissler
Professor, Kinesiology
Sports Science and Athletic Pavillion B111
(909) 448-4702