Orientation Leaders

Leaders

Orientation Leaders

Adele
Program Assistant

Where she's from: Wisconsin
Time at UCCS: 2 years
Major/Minor: Double Major in Mathematics and Economics
Extra Curriculars: LIVE Leadership, UCCS club soccer, camping, & fishing
Fun Fact: My favorite place is Yosemite National Park!

Alexis
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Chicago, IL
Time at UCCS: This is my second semester!
Major/Minor: Psychology
Extra Curriculars: Pi Beta Phi Sorority on campus, UCCS Intramural and Club Volleyball
Fun Fact: I am a vegetarian!

Alyssa
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Colorado Springs
Time at UCCS: 3 years
Major/Minor: Human Services
Extra Curriculars: GPS Peer Leader, Shopping, Spending time with my family/friends/puppy
Fun Fact: My favorite food is hot wings!

Carrie
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Colorado Springs
Time at UCCS: 3 years
Major/Minor: Criminal Justice/Psychology Dual Major
Extra Curriculars: Reading, playing video games, and spending time with friends and family
Fun Fact: I love scary movies!

Courtney
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Los Angeles
Time at UCCS: Second semester grad student
Major/Minor: Health Promotion
Extra Curriculars: Hiking, baking, watching movies, listening to music, and exercise.​​​​​​​
Fun Fact: I used to work at a concert venue and have seen over 800 concerts in my time there!

Dougey
Orientation Leader

Where he's from: Colorado
Time at UCCS: 3 years
Major/Minor: Business Administration with an emphasis in Cybersecurity Management
Extra Curriculars: LIVE Leadership program, Reach your Peak program
Fun Fact: I'm a gamer, specifically with Nintendo games.

Emily
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Colorado Springs
Time at UCCS: 3 years
Major/Minor: Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Aerospace Engineering
Extra Curriculars: Student Government, Women's Student Association, Feminist club, Society of Women Engineers, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics ​​​​​​​
Fun Fact: I can't whistle.

Foram
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: California
Time at UCCS: 4 years
Major/Minor: Biology
Extra Curriculars: On-campus research, playing volleyball, spending time with friends
Fun Fact: I have swam with sharks!

Haley
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Colorado Springs
Time at UCCS: 2 years
Major/Minor: Technical Communication and Information Design with minor in Chemistry
Extra Curriculars: Reading, writing stories, & jamming out to music
Fun Fact: I am an amateur coin collector!

Ikenna
Orientation Leader

Where he's from: Aurora, Colorado
Time at UCCS: 1 year
Major/Minor: Major in Cellular and Molecular Biology
Extra Curriculars: Intramural Basketball
Fun Fact: I can juggle.

Jessica
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: California
Time at UCCS: 1 year
Major/Minor: Biology​​​​​​​
Extra Curriculars: Spending time with my dog, whether that is indoors or outdoors​​​​​​​
Fun Fact: I have a diverse food pallet, but my favorite food is Indian.

Kat
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Ohio
Time at UCCS: 1 1/2 years
Major/Minor: Inclusive Elementary Education
Extra Curriculars: Hiking, reading, & playing tennis
Fun Fact: I have a three-legged dog and she's amazing!

Keely
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Colorado Springs
Time at UCCS: 2 1/2 years
Major/Minor: Psychology with Sociology minor
Extra Curriculars: Reading & writing
Fun Fact: I like to read and creative write!

Khoi
Orientation Leader

Where he's from: Sai Gon, Viet Nam
Time at UCCS: Almost 1 year
Major/Minor: Biochemistry/ Creative Writings
Extra Curriculars: Head of a PR Team, writing, watching dramas and shows, cracking riddles, & choreographing
Fun Fact: I'm a coffee snob!

Kristen
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Zimbabwe
Time at UCCS: 1 Month
Major/Minor: Business Administration
Extra Curriculars: Children's Ministry Volunteer ​​​​​​​
Fun Fact: I can drive a stick shift car!

Lily
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Ghana
Time at UCCS: 3 years
Major/Minor: Biology/Pre-Pharmacy
Extra Curriculars: Binge-watching, Dancing, NSLS Program, & Pre-Health Society
Fun Fact: One thing I cannot live without is Twix!

Lynnie
Orientation Leader & Data Entry Assistant

Where she's from: Colorado 
Time at UCCS: 5 years
Major/Minor: Double Major in Accounting/Management with minor in Criminal Justice
Extra Curriculars: Peer Mentor, UCCSlead, & Young Adults Church group
Fun Fact: I am a huge movie nerd and love series like Marvel, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, etc.

Mohammed
Orientation Leader

Where he's from: New City, New York
Time at UCCS: 2 years
Major/Minor: BA Computer Science
Extra Curriculars: Gaming, volunteering at food banks, working on cars/bikes, programming, and being outdoors.
Fun Fact: I love riding motorcycles all year long!

Olivia
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Delta, Colorado
Time at UCCS: 2 years
Major/Minor: Economics with minors in Statistics and Finance
Extra Curriculars: UCCS Navigators, LIVE Leadership program, Reisher Scholar program, intramural volleyball, tennis, & hiking
Fun Fact: I played the flute for 7 years between middle school and high school.

Paige
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Colorado Springs
Time at UCCS: 2 years
Major/Minor: Marketing with minor in Entrepreneurship
Extra Curriculars: Painting, drawing, going to the gym, listening to music, & hiking
Fun Fact: I customize shoes on the side!

Reagan
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Los Angeles
Time at UCCS: 1 year
Major/Minor: Psychology​​​​​​​
Extra Curriculars: Lifting weights, hiking, soccer​​​​​​​
Fun Fact: I have a twin brother!

Reeti
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Nepal
Time at UCCS: 2 years
Major/Minor: Masters in Public Administration
Extra Curriculars: Cooking, Hiking, Reading fiction
Fun Fact: I have lived in 5 countries and speak 4 languages.

Sage
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Colorado Springs
Time at UCCS: 1 year
Major/Minor: Major in Human Physiology and Nutrition with Minor in Japanese
Extra Curriculars: UCCS Anime Club, Equestrian Sports​​​​​​​
Fun Fact: I've written two novels.

Sarah
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: California
Time at UCCS: 1 year
Major/Minor: Major is Exercise Science
Extra Curriculars: UCCS Lacrosse Team
Fun Fact: I am a twin.

Sarah W.
Program Assistant

Where she's from: Colorado Springs
Time at UCCS: 3 1/2 years
Major/Minor: Human Services
Extra Curriculars: Pi Beta Phi, Running, & Pure Barre
Fun Fact: I am involved in sorority life on campus!

Shadasha
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: Georgia
Time at UCCS: 2 years
Major/Minor: Business Administration
Extra Curriculars: Being a mother, traveling, & binge-watching new shows 
Fun Fact: I am a military spouse!

Tapasya
Orientation Leader

Where she's from: India
Time at UCCS: 3 years
Major/Minor: Biology
Extra Curriculars: Ibuddy, MOSIAC Multicultural Coalition
Fun Fact: I can read and listen to a podcast at the same time.

Todd
Orientation Leader

Where he's from: Georgia
Time at UCCS: 2 years
Major/Minor: History with secondary education
Extra Curriculars: Collecting books and video games
Fun Fact: I collect books!