Meet Our Team

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Dr. Ashley Kirk-Christman, Director

Preferred Pronouns: She/Her

Ashley Kirk-Christman joined the University of Connecticut in Fall 2021. She holds a Doctor of Education from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (2021), a Master of Education from Cleveland State University (2014), and a Bachelor of Arts from Ashland University (2013). Her doctoral dissertation research was a phenomenological study on the racial identity development of Black men in predominantly White fraternities. Ashley is a member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority and was initiated into the Epsilon Nu chapter in 2009. Outside of work, Ashley likes spending time with her husband (Nate) and dogs (Carlos and Cedric), reading, traveling, and adventuring outdoors.

CFSD Chapter Coach: Alpha Delta PhiAlpha Epsilon Phi, Alpha Epsilon Pi, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Alpha Sigma Phi, Delta Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc., Delta Phi Omega Sorority, Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Gamma Phi Beta, Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc., Pi Delta Psi Fraternity, Inc., Pi Kappa Phi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon

Council Advisor: Panhellenic Council

Contact for Questions About: Academic Reports, Assessment, Budget (including, programming & foundation accounts), Campus Partnerships (including community standards and housing/residence life) Chapter Insurance Requirements, Expansion, Expectations of Excellence (including, guidelines, database, training modules, UConntact), Supervision/Staff Development, Technology, and Policies

Email: ashley.kirk-christman@uconn.edu
Phone: (860) 486-1220

Tori Succi

Tori Succi, Assistant Director

Preferred Pronouns: She/Her

Tori Succi joined the University of Connecticut in 2022. She received her Master’s in Higher Education and Leadership Policy (2018) and BA in Public Relations and Dance (2016) from Hofstra University. She joined Phi Sigma Sigma, Epsilon Kappa Chapter in the Fall of 2013. On her free time, she enjoys hanging out with friends and taking her dog (Wade) to the dog park. She also enjoys going to the see Broadway shows, exploring new cities, and taking road trips.

CFSD Chapter Coach: Alpha Chi OmegaBeta Theta Pi, Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc., Kappa Alpha Theta, Kappa Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc., La Unidad Latina Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc.,  Pi Beta Phi,  Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Señoritas Latinas Unidas Sorority, Inc., Sigma Phi Epsilon, Tau Kappa Epsilon, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Zeta Psi

Council Advisor: Interfraternity Council

Contact for Questions About: Advisor Support, Marketing (including, website, social media, digital calendar, newsletters), Membership Experience Programs (including awards, new members, seniors, officers – including council retreat, president retreat, president forums), and Student Employment

Email: tori.succi@uconn.edu
Phone: (860) 486-8957

 

Jose Garcia

Jose Garcia, Coordinator

Preferred Pronouns: He/They

Jose Garcia returned to UConn in August 2022, after earning his Master’s degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University. Prior to UConn, he earned a Bachelor of Arts in History from UCLA in 2016, where he also worked for a few years post graduation doing LGBTQ+ Student Affairs. He joined Theta Chi in the Spring of 2013 at UCLA. In his free time, Jose enjoys road trips, going to new restaurants, and visiting family in New York.

CFSD Chapter Coach: Alpha Kappa Lambda, Alpha Omicron Pi, Delta Zeta, Kappa Phi Gamma Sorority, Inc.Latino America Unida, Lambda Alpha Upsilon Fraternity, Inc., Lambda Phi Epsilon Fraternity, Inc.Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc., Omega Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Phi Sigma Rho, Sigma Alpha Mu, Sigma Chi, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.

Council Advisor: Intercultural Greek Council 

Contact for Questions About: Educational Programming (including GASA, NHPW, SAAM, Greek Speaker), Honor Societies, Parent/Family Relations, and Off-Campus Activity Advising

Email: jose.s.garcia@uconn.edu 
Phone: (860) 486 – 8956

Elizabeth Moy

Elizabeth Moy, Graduate Assistant

Preferred Pronouns: She/Her

 

CFSD Chapter Coach: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Alpha Phi, Delta Tau Delta, Mu Sigma Upsilon Sorority, Inc., Phi Delta Theta

 Council Advisor: TBD

Contact for Questions About: Alumni Relations, Homecoming, and Community Building (including monthly community days, Greek Picnic, and field day)

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Auxiliary Staff

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Amanda Foxen, Administrative and Program Assistant

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Sydney Wein, Residence Hall Director for Husky Village

Preferred Pronouns: she/her/hers

Sydney Wein joined the University of Connecticut in 2020 as a Residence Hall Director, where she has worked in Hilltop Apartments, then transitioned to Garrigus Suites. She holds a Master of Education from Clemson University (2020) in Counselor Education, Student Affairs and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Central Florida (2018) in Interdisciplinary Studies with minors in Leadership Studies and Sociology. Sydney is a member of Gamma Phi Beta and was initiated into the Eta Lambda chapter in 2015. In her free time, Sydney loves spending the day reading and going to concerts.

Contact for Questions About: Husky Village

Email: sydney.wein@uconn.edu

Undergraduate Student Staff

Marlena Colwell

Marlena Colwell

Student Assistant

Jonathan D’Addona

Jonathan D'Addona

Student Assistant

Daniel Lopez

Daniel Lopez

Student Assistant

Angela Zhang

Angela Zhang

Student Assistant

Katherine Bates

Katherine Bates

College Panhellenic President

Amy Contreras

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Intercultural Greek Council President

Tommy Dennehy

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Interfraternity Council President

Kathrina Exantus

Kathrina Exantus

National Pan-Hellenic Council President