Administrative Support Team

The administrative staff oversees our application system, customer relations manager, account management, reconciliation, forms and student petitions among many other responsibilities.  This team is typically behind the scenes of The Graduate School but their responsibilities are the driving force.   

For any questions, please contact our student service specialist at (210) 458-4331. 

Nelly (Manuelita) Reyes

Student Service Specialist

(210) 458-7293

Responsible for:

  • Front Office Operations
  • Associate Dean Monthly Meetings

Ani (Anahi) Rocha
Student Service Specialist

(210) 458-4331

Responsible for:

  • Front Office Operations
  • Graduate Council

Noe Vela
Information Technology Associate II

(210) 458-6406  

Responsible for:

  • IT Operations

Genaro Garza

Information Technology Associates II

(210) 458-6906

Responsible for:

  • IT Operations

Evelyn Vanderburg, Ph.D.

Administrative Associate I

(210) 458-6879

Responsible for:

  • Requisitions and Purchase Orders
  • Travel authorizations, arrangements, and reimbursements
  • Administrative reports
  • Front desk contact for the Graduate Student Professional Development Center

Angela Grant
Departmental Fiscal Specialist

(210) 458-6403

Responsible for:

  • Travel
  • Purchasing 
  • Accounting & Budgeting

John Strubelt

Fiscal Manager

(210) 458-6404

Responsible for:

  • Budget planning and development
  • Account reconciliation
  • Maintenance of financial records
  • Human Resource processing
  • Supervision of fiscal staff

Rochelle Arruda

Special Assistant to Vice Provost and Dean

(210) 458-6916

Responsible for:

  • Day-to-day administrative operations
  • Point of contact for administrative queries
  • Special projects organizer

Ginger Hernandez, M.Ed.

Assistant to Vice Provost and Dean

(210) 458-6878

Responsible for:

  • Supervise Student Service Specialist
  • Primary manager of day-to-day administrative operations
  • Point of contact for academic policy questions.

DeBrenna LaFa Agbényiga, Ph.D., M.B.A., M.S.W.

Vice Provost and Dean

(210) 458-6405

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