Interns and Student Admin Staff

Customer service staff

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Geri Pirkle

Geri Pirkle, Customer Service Staff

Empathy, Developer, Restorative, Includer, Positivity

 

Hometown: Monterey, CA
Year & Major: 4th year Experience Industry Management Major with minors in Psychology and Sustainable Environments


What is your favorite part about New Student & Transition Programs? It has allowed me to connect with a community of people who share my passions and values and help me grow into a better leader. It's given me the opportunity to be a part of a team that is working towards making Cal Poly an inclusive home for everyone.

 

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Randie Billesbach

Randie Billesbach, Customer Service Staff

Empathy, Includer, Responsibility, Developer, Harmony


Hometown: Castaic, CA
Year & Major: 4th year Liberal Studies Major with Child Development and Psychology Minors


What is your favorite part about New Student & Transition Programs? Seeing the opportunities for growth, personally as well as professionally. I think about who I was as a WOWie and who I am now. I owe this program a lot for the people that have come into my life, the challenges I faced, the lessons I learned and ultimately how I can utilize the way I view myself as a leader in a future career.

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Savannah Brown

Savannah Brown, Customer Service Staff

Discipline, Restorative, Empathy, Individualization, Responsibility


Hometown: Novato, CA
Year & Major: 4th year Chemistry Major with a Psychology Minor


What is your favorite part about New Student & Transition Programs? I love the people this program has connected me to. From my first day of WOW to my fourth year, I have created lasting friendships that I intend to carry long past college.

Marketing Interns

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Anna Howard

Anna Howard, Sponsorship & Marketing Intern

Positivity, Includer, Developer, Individualization, Woo

 

Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT
Year & Major: 3rd year Journalism Major


What is your favorite part about New Student & Transition Programs? I love how warm and welcoming the NSTP community is. Everyone is very encouraging and helps you be your best self.

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Brendan Cerutti

Brendan Cerutti, Marketing & Special Projects Intern

Positivity, Developer, WOO, Adaptability, Empathy

 

Hometown: Laguna Niguel, CA
Year & Major: 3rd year Graphic Communication Major with a minor in Photography and Video


What is your favorite part about New Student & Transition Programs? I love the community that I found in New Student and Transition Programs. I am proud to be apart of a program that is doing so much for our campus.

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Cody Capella

Cody Capella, Marketing & Special Projects Intern

Context, Learner, Achiever, Responsibility, Input

 

Hometown: Nevada City, CA
Year & Major: 5th year Art and Design Major with minors in Computer Science and Photography


What is your favorite part about New Student & Transition Programs? I really love the family that New Student and Transition Programs gives you; you're constantly surrounded by people who really, truly care about you and want to see you be your best self.

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Shea Brennan

Shea Brennan, Multimedia & Marketing Intern

Relator, Adaptability, Empathy, Individualization, Achiever

 

Hometown: Ukiah, CA
Year & Major: 3rd Year Business Administration Major


What is your favorite part about New Student & Transition Programs? NSTP has allowed me to take Learn by Doing outside of the traditional classroom setting and continually challenges me to explore my potential!

Program mentors


Jessica Patton

Jessica Patton, Program Mentor

Achiever, Input, WOO, Maximizer, Communication


Hometown: Woodside, CA
Year & Major: 4th year English Major with French and Integrated Marketing Communication minors


What is your favorite part about New Student & Transition Programs? My favorite thing about NSTP is the learn by doing experience that our students get to have. Our student leaders have the opportunity to be professionals within this space, and can really grow and learn more about themselves, while developing their professional skills.


Mick Ucciferri

Mick Ucciferri, Program Mentor

Discipline, Restorative, Empathy, Individualization, Responsibility


Hometown: Walnut Creek, CA
Year & Major: 4th year Business Administration Major concentrating in Management and Human Resources


What is your favorite part about New Student & Transition Programs? My favorite thing about NSTP is the opportunity it provides for ordinary students to become extraordinary leaders through professional and personal development. I have spent most of my college experience being involved with NSTP, and I can honestly say this program has made me more confident in myself as a leader and as a person.

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