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About Us

Associated Students (AS) is the primary advocate for students at California State University, Northridge. AS provides excellent, meaningful programs and services designed to enhance and create a spirited learning-focused campus environment.

AS is also the official seat of student governance for the campus. The Student Government division represents the student body, advocates its needs and defends its interests in dealings with faculty, campus administrators and government officials.

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On behalf of the staff and student employees, student leadership and volunteers, we pledge to provide the organization and the students of California State University, Northridge with high-quality, responsive and economic service in pursuit of the AS mission. As an organization, we believe our people are our most valuable resources and they prove why every day.

Patrick Bailey
Executive Director for Associated Students

Accounting and Financial Services

A.S. Accounting and Financial Services provides many amenities to all CSUN students, especially when it comes to clubs and organizations. A.S. Accounting and Financial Services works with CSUN-recognized clubs and organizations by handling agency (club) accounts and A.S.-budgeted accounts when an allocation has been approved by the senate.

Yvette Marquez-Smith, Controller
(818) 677-7579

Terry Yanagida, Accounting Manager
(818) 677-7090

Lynn Umzam, Accounts Payable Specialist

(818) 677-2389


Patrick Bailey, Executive Director
(818) 677-2389

Tim Szczepanski, Director of Student Engagement & Services 
(818) 677-4453

Kevin Mojaradi, Assistant Director of Programs and Communication 
(818) 677-4236

Daniela Cross, Coordinator, Risk Management and Special Projects
(818) 677-2490

Yvonne Monreal, Payroll Technician
(818) 677-6795

John Doebler, Human Resources Manager
(818) 677-4206

Christina Leon, Human Resources Coordinator
(818) 677-5795

Children's Center

A.S. Children’s Center offers early care and education for children of CSUN students, faculty/staff and the surrounding community, both on campus and in a network of licensed family child care homes off campus. A complete list of the Children's Center teachers is available on the Children’s Center staff page.

Klara Pakozdi, Director
(818) 677-2012

Elsa Lewis, Assistant Director
(818) 677-6394

Gina De La Barcena, Office Coordinator
(818) 677-2012

Information Technology (IT)

Steve DeLuca, Information Technology Coordinator
(818) 677-4234

Calvin Yun, Support Services - IT Assistant
(818) 677-8888


Arriana Martin, Marketing Coordinator


Outdoor Adventures

Outdoor Adventures offer recreational opportunities for the student body, faculty and staff.


Chris Whitesides, Outdoor Adventures Coordinator

(818) 677-7625


Kira Paczkowski, Program Advisor
(818) 677-2477

Sport Clubs

AS Sports Clubs gives men and women an opportunity to participate in regional and national competitive sports and games as well as recreational activities.

JP Gale, Sport Clubs Administrator
(818) 677-8326

Nate Warden, Sport Clubs Senior Coordinator
(818) 677-8326

Bladimir Martinez, Sport Clubs Coordinator
(818) 677-3225

Joyce Lee, Head Athletic Trainer
(818) 677-7008

Emily Ferialdi, Athletic Trainer
(818) 677-7008

Student Leadership

You can meet all our student leaders by visiting the Officers page.

Leanne Vincent, Manager, Student Leadership and Productions
(818) 677-2477

Denisse Ibarra, Government Secretary
(818) 677-2477

Sustainability and Recycling Services

A.S. Sustainability and Recycling Services offers a variety of collection and educational programs. Students recycle bottles and cans, mixed office paper, cardboard, pallets, cell phones and inkjet and laser toner cartridges.

Tosin Folorunso, Sustainability Coordinator
(818) 677-7898

Ticket Office

A.S. Ticket Office offers ticketing services for nearly all on-campus arts and athletics events as well as discounted public transportation passes, movie tickets and theme park passes.

John Valadez, Ticket Office Manager
(818) 677-2951

Jenny Doan, Ticket Office Supervisor
(818) 677-2951