Staff

Full-Time Staff

Beth Lingren Clark


Assistant Dean and Director
lingr004@umn.edu

Bill O’Connor

Bill O'Connor
Assistant Director of Communications
oconn301@umn.edu

Matt Maloney


Information Technology Professional
mmaloney@umn.edu

Lisa Gruszka


Associate Director
juhli001@umn.edu

Chelsea Garcia

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Assistant Director for Transfer Orientation & Welcome Programs
cmgarcia@umn.edu

Kara Zwieg


Assistant Director for Welcome Week, First-Year Programs, and External Relations
kezwieg@umn.edu

Jennifer Porter


Associate Director
rachm001@umn.edu

Evan Witt


Coordinator for Leadership Training & Development

Student Staff

Allison Long


Communication & Design Intern
fye@umn.edu

Chris Hansen


Welcome Week Student Program Coordinator
wwl@umn.edu

Alexis Bruccoleri


Welcome Week Student Program Coordinator
wwl@umn.edu

Lauren Beckman


Orientation Student Program Coordinator
olofyp@umn.edu

Troy Wildenberg


Orientation Student Program Coordinator
olofyp@umn.edu

Nathan Manske


Student Web Developer
mansk049@umn.edu

Rachel Schmeling

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Office Assistant
ofyp@umn.edu

Alexandra Dang


Office Assistant
ofyp@umn.edu

Stephanie Ryan


Transfer Initiatives Intern
​transfer@umn.edu

Sam Portinga


First-Year Intern
​fyofyp@umn.edu

Emma Foster


Office Assistant
ofyp@umn.edu

Justine Perez


Office Assistant
ofyp@umn.edu

Lizzy Grewach


Marketing Intern
ofypmktg@umn.edu

Grace Nell


Operations Assistant
opsofyp@umn.edu