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Meet the Team

PACE Peer Mentors 2019-2020

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Victoria Black, M.ED.

Director

Email: victoria.black@txstate.edu

Anna Moczygemba, ED.D.

Associate Director, First Year Academic Programs

amoczygemba@txstate.edu

David Eller, B.S.

Graduate Assistant

Master's Program: Student Affairs in Higher Education
Hometown: Silsbee, Texas
Email: dge19@txstate.edu

 

Katie Sparks, B.S.

Graduate Assistant

Master's Program: Elementary Education/4-8 Science

Hometown: Brenham, Texas

kms393@txstate.edu


Brenda Manzano

Brenda Manzano

Lead Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Political Science
Hometown: Multon, Texas
Email: b_m358@txstate.edu
 

Cassidy Trim

Cassidy Trim

Lead Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Communication Studies
Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee
Email: cbt41@txstate.edu
 

Jessica Calderon

Jessica Calderon

Lead Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Electronic Media
Hometown: Forney, TX
Email: jac535@txstate.edu
 

Johnathan Kircus

Johnathan Kircus

Lead Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Interior Design
Hometown: Burnet, Texas
Email: jtk52@txstate.edu
 

Karla Connell

Lead Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Psychology
Hometown: Austin, TX
Email: krc115@txstate.edu
 

Madison Savage

Madison Savage

Lead Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: English with a Teaching Certification
Hometown: Katy, TX
Email: mam696@txstate.edu
 

Nik Farrell

Nik Farrell

Lead Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Recreation Administration
Hometown: Schertz, TX
Email: naf35@txstate.edu
 


New Peer Mentors

Alexis Ortiz

Ashley Anderson

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Social Work
Hometown: Seguin, Texas
Email: a_o94@txstate.edu
 

Alyson Hamm

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Psychology
Hometown: Cuero, Texas
Email: ajh216@txstate.edu

Amanda Castillo

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Cedar Park, Texas
Email: akc84@txstate.edu
 

Amanda Guerra

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Cibolo, Texas
Email: a_g1466@txstate.edu
 

Anna Keyser

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Journalism
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Email: alk93@txstate.edu
 

Ashton Sanchez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Fashion Merchandising
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Email: ars278@txstate.edu

Brennon Cope

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Performance and Production
Hometown: Texarkana, Texas
Email: brc113@txstate.edu
 

Camille Bosze

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Nutrition
Hometown: Austin, Texas
Email: cgb74@txstate.edu
 

Camryn Jones

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Nutrition
Hometown: Beaumont, Texas
Email: jlc366@txstate.edu
 

Casey Ptacek

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Psychology
Hometown: Round Rock, Texas
Email: crp122@txstate.edu
 

Claudia Gomez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Biochemistry
Hometown: Eagle Pass, Texas
Email: cmg283@txstate.edu

Edith Paredes

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: International Relations
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: e_p267@txstate.edu
 

Gabri Brown

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Psychology
Hometown: Austin, Texas
Email: g_b139@txstate.edu

Itzel Herrera

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Computer Science
Hometown: Groves, Texas
Email: i_h95@txstate.edu

Jack Worley

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Mass Communications
Hometown: Little Rock, Arkansas
Email: j_w442@txstate.edu

Jade Mills

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Anthropology
Hometown: Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
Email: j_m1314@txstate.edu

Jair Gutierrez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Curriculum and Instruction
Hometown: Dripping Springs, Texas
Email: jeg181@txstate.edu
 

Jennifer Gutierrez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Music Studies
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Email: j_g1167@txstate.edu
 

Jordan Jewell

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Health Science
Hometown: Santa Fe, Texas
Email: j_j313@txstate.edu
 

Jose Martinez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Public Health
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: jdm337@txstate.edu
 

Kamryn Allen

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major:
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: k_a320@txstate.edu
 

Karagan Kusak

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Nursing
Hometown: La Salle, Texas
Email: kik6@txstate.edu
 

Karly Behrens

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major:
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Email: k_b402@txstate.edu
 

Katherine Cain

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: English
Hometown: Burnett, Texas
Email: kwc39@txstate.edu
 

Kayra Tasci

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Animal Science Pre-Vet
Hometown: Orlando, Florida
Email: kdt91@txstate.edu
 

Laura Gamboa

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Psychology
Hometown: San Marcos, Texas
Email: l_g339@txsate.edu
 

Lauren Rodriguez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Biology/Spanish
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Email: l_r342@txsate.edu
 

Madeline Mentesana

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Psychology
Hometown: Carrollton, Texas
Email: mmm412@txstate.edu

Madison Brooker

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Psychology
Hometown: Plantersville, Texas
Email: mrb233@txstate.edu
 

Madisyn Voight

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Public Relations/Sociology
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: mtv28@txstate.edu
 

Mariana Quiroz Paz

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: English
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: m_p546@txstate.edu
 

Megan MacDonald

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
Hometown: Midlothian, Texas
Email: mmm457@txstate.edu
 

Monica Dyess-Martinez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Digital Media
Hometown: Magnolia, Texas
Email: mbd44@txstate.edu
 

Natalie Snyder

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Early Education
Hometown: Cedar Park, Texas
Email: nks31@txstate.edu

Neesha Muttulingasamy

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Exercise Sports Science
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: nmm82@txstate.edu
 

Nicole Okon

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Microbiology
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: n_076@txstate.edu
 

Paola Rodriguez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Interdisciplinary Curriculum and Instruction
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: p_r184@txstate.edu
 

Pilo Calvillo

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Microbiology
Hometown: Charlotte, Texas
Email: pac135@txstate.edu
 

Piper Allien

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies - Curriculum and Instruction
Hometown: Cypress, Texas
Email: pma48@txstate.edu
 

Quintasia Houston

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Social Work
Hometown: Austin, Texas
Email: q_h6@txstate.edu

Rayna Ajibolade

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major:
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: rta19@txstate.edu
 

Rudy Olveda

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Psychology
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Email: rjo30@txstate.edu
 

Sabrina Walker

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Psychology
Hometown: Sugarland, Texas
Email: saw202@txstate.edu
 

Sarah Sanford

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Advertising
Hometown: Bertram, Texas
Email: sms469@txstate.edu
 

Schuyler Hayes

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Fashion Merchandising
Hometown: Grand Prairie, Texas
Email: sdh135@txstate.edu
 

ShunTrell Nelson

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: sdn37@txstate.edu

Taryn Newton

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Psychology
Hometown: Round Rock, Texas
Email: tmn45@txstate.edu
 

Thomas Hatfield

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: History/Political Science
Hometown: Waco, Texas
Email: tah143@txstate.edu
 

Tia Cormier

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Special Education
Hometown: Anahuac, Texas
Email: tcc80@txstate.edu
 

Tristan Powell

Peer Mentor

Classification: Sophomore
Major: International Studies
Hometown: Harlingen, Texas
Email: tap123@txstate.edu
 

Victoria Herdman

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: English
Hometown: Delaware, Ohio
Email: v_h75@txstate.edu

Zoe Ashton

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Theatre w/ Teaching Certification
Hometown: Austin, Texas
Email: zaa15@txstate.edu
 


Returning Peer Mentors

Alden Falcon

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Studio Art w/ Teaching Certification
Hometown: Pflugerville, Texas
Email: jaf174@txstate.edu
 

Andy Fernandez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Katy, Texas
Hometown: Bilingual Education
Email: a_f400@txstate.edu
 

Angelica Morales

Angelica Morales
Angelica Morales

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Consumer Affairs
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Email: amm469@txstate.edu
 

Armando Serrano

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Business
Hometown: Odem, Texas
Email: a_979@txstate.edu
 

Ashley Anderson

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: ana109@txstate.edu
 

Charlotte Schuetze

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas
Email: cgs71@txstate.edu

Chloe Troupe

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Microbiology
Hometown: Austin, TX
Email: c_t212@txstate.edu
 

Ciliana Ordaz

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Biology
Hometown:
Email: cio15@txstate.edu
 

Danielle Ciapi

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Fashion Merchandising
Hometown: Cedar Park, TX
Email: dnc51@txstate.edu
 

Elizabeth Holley

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Theatre w/ Teaching Certification
Hometown: Hurst, Texas
Email: evh10@txstate.edu

Faith Ombati

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Public Relations and Mass Communication
Hometown:
Email: f_o29@txstate.edu
 

Fernanda Rivera

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
Hometown:
Email: f_r125@txstate.edu
 

Gabrielle Garza

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Communication Studies & Political Science
Hometown:
Email: gvg7@txstate.edu
 

Grace Valdez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: English
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Email: gkv3@txstate.edu

Haniel Cruz Amezcua

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Pre-Health Biology
Hometown:
Email: hdc27@txstate.edu
 

Hannah Bertling

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: English
Hometown: Austin, TX
Email: hcb27@txstate.edu
 

Isabel Gonzalez

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: History
Hometown: Arlington, TX
Email: iag34@txstate.edu

Joshua Robledo

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Wildlife Biology
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Email: j_r728@txstate.edu
 

Karla Reyes-Fierros

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Psychology
Hometown:
Email: kmf106@txstate.edu
 

Kelley Gideon

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Psychology
Hometown:
Email: k_g359@txstate.edu
 

Mary Katie Tigert

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Communication Studies
Hometown:
Email: mkt61@txstate.edu
 

Megan Huntley

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major:
Hometown: Gulf Breeze, Florida
Email: meh183@txstate.edu

Miranda Covarrubias

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Accounting
Hometown: Del Rio, TX
Email: mnc83@txstate.edu
 

Misbah Ali

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Nursing
Hometown:
Email: mma109@txstate.edu
 

Nicholas Castillo

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Biology
Hometown: Fort Worth, TX
Email: n_c194@txstate.edu

Nychole Krause

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Nursing
Hometown:
Email: ntk12@txstate.edu
 

Rachel Moore

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Exercise & Sports Science
Hometown: Katy, TX
Email: r_m567@txstate.edu

Sneha Pradhan

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Psychology & Communication Studies
Hometown: Austin, TX
Email: s_p307@txstate.edu
 

Sydney Quanz

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Theatre: P&P
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Email: smq5@txstate.edu
 

Tea Svjetlanovic

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Accounting
Hometown:
Email: t_s202@txstate.edu
 

Tania Garcia-Sigala

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Marketing and Fashion Merchandise
Hometown: McAllen, TX
Email: tgg28@txstate.edu
 

Veronica Mekhail

Peer Mentor

Classification: Senior
Major: Exercise and Sports Science
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Email: vsm18@txstate.edu
 

Wesley Batiste

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Business Management
Hometown:
Email: wpb16@txstate.edu

Zahria Powell

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
Hometown: Houston, TX
Email: zpp4@txstate.edu

Zakk Ottmers

Peer Mentor

Classification: Junior
Major: Theatre Performance and Production
Hometown: Ballinger, Texas
Email: zgo2@txstate.edu