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Staff

Vincent Chapa Recruitment Specialist SPA - AU MSOD

Vince Chapa is the Recruitment Specialist for the MSOD program in the School of Public Affairs . His professional background is in staff recruitment, marketing and communication strategy development a

  vchapa@american.edu

  (202) 885-6212

Serena Elizondo Senior Administrative Assistant Academic Support and Access Center

Serena earned her BA in Communication Arts with a focus in Journalism and a minor in Spanish at the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas. Prior to AU she worked as an Event Assistant

  elizondo@american.edu

  (202) 885-2375

Renee Howatt Academic Counselor SPA - Public Admin and Policy

Renee has over 30 years of experience in both the higher education and corporate sectors. She was Assistant Director of Central Admission at AU from 1980-1984, and after receiving her MS in Public Rel

  howatt@american.edu

  (202) 885-3125

Subhiya Idilbi Associate Director SPA - Key Leadership Program

Sophie Idilbi is the Assistant Director for the key Executive Leadership programs; she joined the Key staff in the fall of 2007 as an advisor for the Key Executive Leadership Certificate Programs.

  si8400a@american.edu

  (202) 885-6256

Denise Johnson Staff Assistant SPA - AU MSOD

Denise Johnson is the Staff Assistant with the American University Master of Science in Organization Development (AU MSOD) program; she joined the program in the summer of 2006. In her role, she manag

  dwatkins@american.edu

  (202) 885-2379

Janet Nagler Academic Counselor SPA - Public Admin and Policy

Janet Nagler has been an Academic Counselor at American University since 1981, when she began advising adult and nondegree students, both graduate and undergraduate in the (former) Continuing Educatio

  jnagler@american.edu

  (202) 885-6224

Jennifer Tether Recruitment Manager SPA - Key Leadership Program

Jennifer Tether is the Academic Program Coordinator for the Key Executive Leadership Programs. Prior to joining the SPA team, Jennifer served as the Programs Manager for the Libya Diplomatic Training

  jennifer.tether@american.edu

  (202) 885-3857

Undergraduate Counselors

For information about SPA's undergraduate counselors, please visit www.american.edu/spa/resources/undergraduate/advisors.cfm.