Meet the Team

Mission Statement

The mission of the Undergraduate Advising Center (UAC) is to support students success and to empower first year freshman and undeclared students by helping then take responsibility for achieving their academic and personal goals. The Undergraduate Advising Center uses a proactive, data-informed, holistic advising approach to support students, offering guidance, advocacy and education to assist students in their first-year transition to SF State and towards major declaration.  

The Advising Team

Kimberley Altura, Interim Director

Herman Lee, Assistant Director 

Arman Liwanag, Academic Counselor 

Angela Simmons, Academic Counselor 

Bibiana A. H., Academic Counselor

Christine Co, Academic Counselor 

Diana Castro, Academic Counselor 

Joseph Benjamin, Academic Counselor 

Maggie Hilliard, Academic Counselor 

Marc Corra, College Specialist, Lam Family College of Business 

Martina Lasich, Academic Counselor

Matt Grossbard, Academic Counselor

McCall Olson, Academic Counselor 

PaHoua Lee, College Specialist, College of Health & Social Sciences 

Riri Shibata, Academic Counselor 

Sakiya Gallon-Johnson, Academic Counselor