Staff

UCLA’s First Year Experience (FYE) office staff is comprised of professional full-time staff, graduate interns, and undergraduate interns all dedicated to supporting First Year Bruins’ success. We are a FYE family of individuals who are not only experts in the field of first year student experiences, but we are a fun, friendly, and passionate bunch who are thrilled to be your guides during your transitional first year at UCLA.

Read more about who we individually are below and please contact us if you have any questions or need any support in achieving your goals.

  • La'Tonya
    Rease Miles, Ph.D.
    Director
  • Carmen
    Garcia-Shushtari, M.Ed.
    Coordinator
  • Cynthia L. Alvarez, Ph.D.
    Coordinator
  • Symone Morales, M.Ed.
    First To Go, Coordinator
  • Susana B. Luis, M.Ed.
    Coordinator
  • Bao Nhia Moua
    Graduate Intern
  • Sarah Molitoris, M.Ed.
    Special Projects Coordinator