Staff

LEAD organizes leadership programs, helps new organizations form, empowers current organizations to succeed, and maintains this website. Leadership Consultants who work for the Office of Student Leadership and Involvement are available to help student organizations with questions they might have. At least one Leadership Consultant is assigned to each student organization at West Chester University. LEAD has a Leadership Resource Center office in Sykes 218 which includes brochures, flyers, information packets, books, media, and other materials available to new or seasoned student groups. All of these resources are completely FREE! The Leadership Consultants are also ready and available to facilitate different sessions for your organization, whether it be team building, stress management, etc... Stop by the Leadership Resource Center today and help take your organization grow and succeed!
 

Samantha Lattie  
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About Samantha
My name is Sam Lattie and I was born and raised in the Cayman Islands. I am a senior biology major with a cell and molecular concentration and a chemistry minor. I love traveling, adventure, meeting new people and making new friends! I am a member of the Abbe Society, a Sykes Student Director, and a co-president of the 2015-2016 Leadership Consultant team. This year I will be overseeing the Diversity/ Social equity groups.

Charles Warner - Director of Student Leadership & Involvement 
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About Charles
I have worked for the students of West Chester University students for the past 24 years, the last few years as the Director of Student Leadership & Involvement. I am a proud Lynchburg College hornet where I received both my bachelor and master degrees, but also feel like I am a Ram in spirit after being here so long. Lynchburg provided great involvement opportunities for me and set me on the course towards higher education. I started my career as the Greek Affairs Coordinator for Longwood College (now University) in Virginia and then moved up here to WCU. I have had the privilege to serve both the Association of Fraternity Advisors as National President and my fraternity affiliation, Beta Theta Pi, in a variety of roles culminating in serving as the General Secretary from 2006-2009. The student body at WCU is amazing and take advantage of every opportunity to get involved.

Nicole S Cattan  
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About Nicole
Hello! My name is Nikki Cattan and I am a Senior Communication Studies Major with a Spanish Minor.

I am a Leadership Consultant (LC) for the Office of Student Leadership and Involvement. This year, I will be working with the Greek Letter Organizations as well as being the Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) liaison. Some other projects I will be working on with my fellow team members include: State Farm 29th Annual Student Leadership Experience, Outdoor Adventure Programming, Fraternity & Sorority Leadership Series, maintaining the Leadership Resource Center, Taking the Challenge Series, and collaboration on the Leadership Newsletter.

On campus, I am the New Member Educator of Phi Sigma Sigma, a Co-Trip Leader for the Fraternity and Sorority Life Alternative Spring Break, and a Community Engagement Scholar through the Office of Service Learning and Volunteer Programs.

I am extremely excited to work with my projects to become a resource for the students on this campus. I look forward to meeting the members of my assigned organizations, so please stop by during my office hours:
Monday: 10-11:50
Tuesday: 12:30-1:30
Wednesday: 10-11:50
Friday: 10-11:50

Or if those times are unavailable for you, send me an email and I will gladly set up a meeting.

LEAD: 610-436-5323

Alex Bowers  
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About Alex
Hello, my name is Alex Bowers and I am currently a senior Athletic Training major. My clinical placement this semester is with the Villanova University football team. I am the Leadership Consultant for Sports Clubs. In addition, I am currently the President of the Athletic Training club, President/Founder of the Men’s Water Polo Club and Vice-President/Service Chair of the Friars’ Society. I enjoy the outdoors, sports and long walks on the beach. If you are interested in how to get involved here at West Chester University or have any questions, please feel free to stop by the Leadership Resource Center (Sykes Student Union room 218) to talk to a Leadership Consultant.


My office hours will take place in the Leadership Resource Center, which is located in Sykes Student Union room 218, on:

Monday 12:30pm – 4:00pm in Sykes 218
Wednesdays 12:30pm – 4:00pm in Sykes 218

**If those times do not work for you, please contact me via email, AB780551@wcupa.edu, to schedule a time to meet.


Phone: (LEAD) 610-436-5323


Dwayne Robinson  
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About Dwayne
Hello all!

My name is Dwayne and I am a senior Accounting & Finance major here at West Chester University. I am currently the Leadership Consultant for all Music Organizations on campus. I also serve as the Swope Inter-Greek Music Association (SIGMA) Liaison for the Office of Student Leadership and Involvement (SLI). In addition to my involvement with SLI, I am currently one of the trumpet section leaders for the Incomparable Golden Rams Marching Band, Chaplain of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity and sister of Tau Beta Sigma. I enjoy hanging out with friends, listening to music and playing the trumpet!

If you have any questions or want to know how to get involved here at West Chester, don't hesitate to contact me! Feel free to email me to set up an appointment outside of my office hours as well!

Office Hours:
Tuesdays & Thursdays 12PM - 4PM (Sykes Student Union room 218)

Phone:
(LEAD) 610-436-5323

Haley Paiva  
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About Haley
Hello! My name is Haley Paiva and I am a senior Mathematics Education major.

I am a Leadership Consultant for The Office of Student Leadership and Involvement and I am very excited to be working with the Special Interest Organizations this year. I will also be working along with other LCs to plan and promote the Spain Spring Break Trip, Advisor Appreciation Day, RAMdom Excellence, Ram Pride Rock Star, Explore Residence Hall Leadership Series, and many other programs! Other organizations I am involved with on campus include Honors Student Association as the Aid to South Africa Director and the Learning Assistance and Resource Center as a level II tutor. Additionally, I will be spending the fall semester student teaching the in the Philadelphia School District.

I am enthusiastic to meet the passionate and dedicated leaders of the West Chester University community!

My office hours will be determined after the week of September 2nd, so stay tuned! You may also set up appointments via email. I am looking forward to hearing from you all!


Jackie Aliotta - Assistant Director of Leadership and Involvement 
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About Jackie
I'm the Assistant Director of Student Leadership and Involvement at West Chester University! If you have any questions about current student organizations, forming new student organizations, or leadership programs- I'm here to help!

Brian L Schwabenland - Leadership Consultant 
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About Brian
Hello, my name is Brian, or casually known as Schwab. I am a senior Pre-Physical Therapy major.

I am a Leadership Consultant for The Office Of Student Leadership and Involvement of the 2015-2016 school year. In the office I will be the LC for media and publications as well as the 2nd tier of academic groups. I will also be working along with other LCs to plan and promote the LEAD400 Keystone Series, Anti-Hazing Initiatives, Fraternity and Sorority Leadership Series, and many other leadership programs. Also on campus, I am also involved with the Honors Student Association, Board of Governors, Bringing Hope Home, and Greek Life.

Office Hours:
(Sykes Student Union) Room 218
Monday/Wednesday/Friday - 12:00pm-2:00pm
Or by appointment via email

Phone:
(Lead) 610-436-5323

Reginald B Smith  
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About Reginald
Hi everyone!

My name is Reginald Smith and I am a junior this academic year. I am a Leadership Consultant for the Office of Student Leadership and Involvement. I am working with the governing councils this year as well as the third tier of academic groups.

My favorite food is pizza and anything spicy, so if you can handle the heat, then let's go eat at Mumbai!

I'm originally from Washington, D.C. and still live there but I attend school here. I have an older brother and a younger sister, who are both mentally challenged.

You can find me usually walking to 7-11 to get the latest soft drinks or sitting down playing a video game after a long day of being productive.

Also, I am a brother in Sigma Phi Epsilon and currently the Interfraternity Council's VP of Standards.

I love to help in anyway I can and feel free to reach out to me about assistance.

Anjelica Finore  
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About Anjelica
Hello, my name is Anjelica, but you are more then welcomed to call me Jel :) I am senior Communication Studies major.

I am a Leadership Consultant for The Office Of Student Leadership and Involvement. This year in the office I will be the LC for marketing and promotions. I will also be working along with other LCs to plan and promote the 29th Annual Leadership Experience, The Executive Leadership Series, Taking the Challenge Series as well as many other leadership programs. Also on campus, I am the executive producer and anchor of WCU Weekly, a radio show host for WCUR The Curve, I will also be a recruitment counselor this fall to help young women become involved with in WCU's Greek community. I also am part of the communication club PRSSA.

This semester I am very excited to put my creativity to work with some of my projects as an LC. I am always excited to meet the talented leaders with in the West Chester University community.
Please stop by my office hours:
Friday 10-2pm
I am also always willing to work with you schedule via email.



Samantha R Stalford  
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About Samantha
Hi friends! My name is Samantha but feel free to shorten it to Sami. I am a junior Public Health/Health Promotion major.

I am currently the 1st Vice President of the Honors Student Association, secretary of WCU's field hockey club, and a Leadership Consultant working out of the Office of Student Leadership and Involvement.

As a Leadership Consultant, I will be working with the political/activism organizations and the 1st third of academic groups (accounting to english) on campus. I look forward to planning and promoting, alongside my fellow LCs, the Women Leading Up Series, the Sports Club Leadership Series, Honor & Integrity Programming, the Global Leadership Series, Leadership Spotlight Programs, as well as recognizing outstanding clubs/organizations and student leaders.

Come visit me during my office hours in Sykes 218!
Monday:
Wednesday:
Friday:
*Available by appointment via email

P.S. I am a huge fan of anything chocolate, 80's movies, and optimism.

Sarah Garner  
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About Sarah
Hello! My name is Sarah Garner. I am a senior Business Marketing and Management major.

I am a Leadership Consultant for The Office Of Student Leadership and Involvement. This year I will be the LC for Varsity Athletics and Honor Societies. I will also be working along with other LCs to plan and promote the Horrocks Leadership Academy, 30 for 30 Leadership Series, Spotlight Programs (FISH!, Dream Big, Shine Bright, etc.), and Students Actively Involved in Leadership. Also on campus, I am serving as Vice President of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), a Senior Orientation Leader, and a captain of the Women's Track and Field team.

I am looking forward to helping create new opportunities for passionate and dedicated leaders here at West Chester University. I am very excited to work on many leadership projects as an LC!

Please stop by my office hours:
Monday & Wednesday: 10:50-11:50am
Friday: 9:00-11:50am

I am also always willing to work with you schedule via email.

Sarah Walker  
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About Sarah
Hello! My name is Sarah Walker and I am a Senior Kinesiology, Pre-Occupational Therapy major with a minor in Communication Studies.

I am currently serving as the President of the Abbe Society, the Alumni Chair of the Honors Student Association, and a Leadership Consultant for the Office of Student Leadership and Involvement.

As a Leadership Consultant, I will be working with the Service and Religious Organizations on campus. Along with my fellow LCs, I will also be working to help plan and promote leadership events on campus such as the 29th Annual Leadership Experience, Women Leading Up, Outdoor Adventure Programming, Spring Student Organizations Fair, 19th Annual Student Leadership Awards, and the Spain Spring Break Trip 2016.


Suzanne Hochberg  
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About Suzanne
I am a 2nd year graduate student, pursuing a Master's degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs. I am currently working as the Graduate Assistant and Intern for the Office of Student Leadership & Involvement, working with S.A.I.L. (Students Actively Involved in Leadership), Women Leading Up, and more!

Some things to know about me...
1. Avocado on everything
2. Aspiring cat lady
3. Strangers are just friends I haven't met yet...so drop by my office hours!

Office Hours:
Mon/Tues: 8am-3pm
Thurs: 9am-3pm
SYKES 218