Welcome to the office of the student advocate

Questions or Comments? Email us at sag@as.ucsb.edu

OSA 2019-20

Meet the Team

Andrew Nguyen

Student Advocate General
Manages the Office of the Student Advocate and oversees all of the offices functions, from case-working to campus-wide advocacy to outreach.

Tanisha Singh

Chief of Staff
Assists the Student Advocate General in overseeing the functions of OSA advocacy, and manages the inner operations of the office itself.

Leili Golian

Internal Deputy Chief of Staff
Liaisons to all other offices within Associated Students and UCSB for the purposes of collaborative work, and manages the office’s advocacy events.

Isaiah Aly

External Deputy Chief of Staff
Manages the external outreach of the OSA throughout several media and in-person platforms, and strategizes campaigns to improve visibility of the OSA.

Theresa Aromin

Director of Public Relations
Manages OSA social media platforms and designs the image of the OSA to all external outlets.

Yara Khamis

Conduct Division Caseworker
Works with students who have a dispute with the University regarding conduct code violations including, but not limited to, charges in the residential halls or on-campus.

Kelly Gates

Conduct Division Caseworker
Works with students who have a dispute with the University regarding conduct code violations including, but not limited to, charges in the residential halls or on-campus.

Lauren German

Academic/Financial Caseworker
Works with students who have a dispute with the University regarding financial and academic matters including, but not limited to, financial aid appeals, grade appeals, plagiarism charges, etc.

Jaimee Hocker

Grievances Caseworker
Works with students who are in a dispute with the University for any matters that do not fall in conduct, academic, or financial categories including, but not limited to, sexual violence and sexual harassment, DSP accommodations, and discrimination/hate crimes reporting.