Spotlight Submission Form

We are spotlighting staff success!  Learn more about the achievements and accomplishments of your colleagues.

Do you have any news and/or updates that you would like to share with the campus community? Submit your information, whether it's an award or promotion, educational milestone or national presentation/publication, and it may appear in the Staff Spotlight section of the Staff Development Center website.

Alan Llavore
Journalism was not an unfamiliar career path to Alan, his uncle worked in the newspaper industry and his cousins also pursued newsroom careers as well as public relations. Although Alan jokes that he chose journalism because he was not great at math...
Tiffany (Yen-His) Chiang
Tiffany Chiang has called CSUSB her home for nearly 15 years now, however, she first began her career journey in Taiwan, managing 45 employees as the owner of an advertising agency. Making the life-changing decision to sell the company . . .
Aaron Bookman
Aaron is married to an amazing and beautiful woman, Tiffany Bookman, and is the father of two boys, Tevin and Tyler. He loves sports and has been involved in some capacity his entire life, whether playing competitively . . .
Rodrigo Mercado
Rodrigo is a proud alumni of CSUSB and recent graduate of the MPA program at the University. Some of Rodrigo’s hobbies includes sports, specifically watching (and playing!) basketball, and finding new cultural cuisines to satisfy his palate.
Stacy Brooks
Stacy is a wife, the mother of five (three of who work at CSUSB), and grandmother (her best role yet!) She is an advocate for breast cancer awareness and is an active member in the San Bernardino Community as well as CSUSB. . .
Iwona-Maria Luczkiewicz Contreras
Iwona is a mother of two, a full-time employee at CSUSB, a PTA mom and leader as well as a community organizer who loves to scrapbook, plan events, craft and go on new adventures.
Cathie Weber
Born and raised in San Bernardino, Cathie is married and has one son and three step-children. She enjoys going to the beach, running, spending time with her family (including her German shepherd mix, Gerda) . . .
Jamie Tricinella
Jamie is a wife and mother of three who enjoys spending time with her family. She additionally enjoys cheering on her daughter at soccer games, listening to the latest audiobook, as well as expressing her creativity through photography.
Jeffrey Beal
Jeffrey is a proud father and grandfather who enjoys all things automotive, sports (specifically football), and spending time at the gym. When he’s not working, you can find him developing . . .
Carolina Van Zee
Carolina is a wife and mother who’s proudest moment was “becoming a mom". She enjoys spending time her with family, perusing Pinterest, and making fun, crafty items for her student assistants.
Dr. Ginny Stewart-Hattar
Dr. Ginny Stewart-Hattar was born and raised in San Bernardino County and is a long-time Coyote of 18 years. She enjoys crafting, going to concerts, and catching the latest movie at the cinema.
Dr. Mauricio Cadavid
Originally from Colombia, Dr. Mauricio Cadavid is a husband and father. He enjoys spending time with his family, volunteering with his church’s children’s ministry, reading comic books . . .