Shelly Bacon

Shelly Bacon

Associate Vice Provost for Advising and Exploratory Studies
Shelly Bacon serves as Associate Vice Provost in the Office of Undergraduate Education and provides strategic leadership and oversight for a portfolio that includes federated academic advising and coaching functions across campus, the Program in Exploratory Studies, the Design Your Path Living & Learning Community, and transfer student success initiatives. Shelly began her CU Boulder career in 2000 as a professional academic advisor, after six years working at the University...
Daryl Maeda

Daryl Joji Maeda

Dean and Vice Provost of Undergraduate Education
Daryl Joji Maeda is Dean and Vice Provost of Undergraduate Education at the University of Colorado Boulder. He is devoted to fostering a rich, supportive, and inclusive learning environment in which all undergraduate students can thrive. As a champion for undergraduate students, he leads student success initiatives and is involved in the development of recruitment and student support strategies that will enable CU Boulder to recruit, retain, and graduate a...


Sylvie Burnet-Jones

Sylvie Burnet-Jones

Director, Education Abroad
Sylvie oversees operations for a portfolio of 400 education abroad programs in 60 countries. The EA team sends 2,000 students abroad annually for academic credit. Sylvie provides overall leadership of the education abroad operation and services, and serves as an advocate for education abroad on campus. Her responsibilities include strategic planning and policy development, collaboration with academic departments, program development and evaluation, crisis and risk management, finance and budgeting, and...
Jonathan Colon

Jonathan Colón

Retroactive Withdrawal Coordinator
Jonathan (Jon) Colón was born and raised on the East Coast. After moving across country to complete an undergraduate degree at San Francisco State University, he completed a graduate degree at Millersville University in Pennsylvania. As a graduate assistant within an admissions office, Jon learned that teaching and education take place through various experiences on a college campus, not just in the classroom. In his current position, he brings years...
Joan Gabriele

Joan Gabriele

Director, Undergraduate Enrichment Programs
An east coast transplant, Joan has been at CU since 1987, first as a graduate student and teacher of writing and literature, then as the SASC writing coordinator, and now as program director. As Director of UEP she serves as the CU Boettcher Scholar mentor and oversees Norlin Scholars , Professional and Academic Conference Endowment and Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program . Calling herself an "advocoachator" (advocate/coach/educator/mentor) her work has crystalized...
LTC Bryce Kawaguchi

Lieutenant Col Bryce Kawaguchi

Commander, Army ROTC
Lieutenant Colonel Bryce K. Kawaguchi was born and raised on Maui, Hawaii. He graduated from the United States Military Academy in 2001 and was commissioned as an Infantry Officer. His first assignment was with Delta Company, 1st Battalion, 503rd ABN (AASLT) in South Korea where he served as a Platoon Leader and Executive Officer. LTC Kawaguchi later served as the Headquarters and Headquarters Company Executive Officer in Ramadi, Iraq from...
Eric Klinger

Eric Klinger

Faculty Director, Writing Center
Eric Klinger works in the Office of Undergraduate Education as the Faculty Director of the Writing Center, a campus academic support resource that provides one-to-one writing advice and feedback for students, faculty, staff, alumni, and university affiliates. Eric oversees a staff writing consultants composed of adjunct faculty, and graduate and undergraduate students who conduct over 6000 sessions per year. Eric’s responsibilities include developing, implementing, and assessing Writing Center curricula and...
Gina Langfield

Gina Langfield

Finance and Accounting Director
Gina began her career at CU in July 2009 at the Anschutz Medical Campus working in research administration and finance. She transitioned to the CU Boulder campus in August 2017 working as Finance Manager in the Office of the Provost before moving to the Office of Undergraduate Education, where she shares an appointment with ODECE. Gina recently completed her MBA through CU Denver and is proud to be a part...
Corinna Rohse

Corinna S. Rohse

Director, Student Academic Success Center (SASC)
Corinna is the Director of SASC, a multicultural learning community whose students, faculty, and staff are dedicated to the academic, personal, and professional success of CU Boulder undergraduates. Trained as a teacher and scholar in literature and philosophy, she holds her BA from the University of British Columbia and her PhD from Harvard University. She has a 25-year record of teaching and administration in higher education that focuses on serving...
Diana Salazar

Diana Salazar

Director, International Student & Scholar Services
Diana Salazar provides strategic leadership to the International Student and Scholar Services team and campus at large in matters related to international students and scholars. She feels privileged to be able to serve the approximate 3000 international students and 800 international scholars on campus. She oversees regulatory compliance as well as advocacy efforts in support of the university’s international student and scholar population. Diana has worked in the related arenas...
Sandra Sawaya

Sandra Sawaya

Student Success Manager
Sandra joined the Office of Undergraduate Education in September 2020. She brings a range of expertise and skills that spans across several integrated spaces: educational psychology, mobile learning, user experience, product development, data visualization, design, and design thinking. She is passionate about using technology, data, and design to transform the student experience. Sandra joined the CU Boulder community in 2015. Most recently, she's worked in the Office of Data Analytics...
Col. Bradley L. Spears

Colonel Bradley L. Spears

Commander, Air Force ROTC
Col Bradley L. Spears is the Commander, AFROTC, Detachment 105, and Chair, Department of Aerospace Studies, University of Colorado, Boulder. As Commander, Col. Spears is responsible for developing AFROTC cadets to become the best Air Force leaders and citizens of character dedicated to serving our Nation. He commands, directs, manages, and administers a college-level training and commissioning program with 260 cadets, 5 officers, and 3 non-commissioned officers. As Chair of...
Deb Viles

Deborah Viles

Director, Office of Top Scholarships and Assessment Coordinator
Deborah Viles works in the Office of Undergraduate Education as Assistant to the Vice Provost and Vice Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor, where she has two primary roles. In her role as Director of the Office of Top Scholarships, Deborah works with students applying for nationally prestigious scholarships, like the Rhodes, the Truman, the Goldwater, and others. She advises students through the process from beginning to end, from identifying and...