Our Team

Get to know the people who are here to help you through the financial aid process.

 

Chris Ferguson

Chris Ferguson

Associate Vice President of Enrollment
Territories: Parts of CA: Far Northern CA, Marin County, Sonoma County and Napa County, South Bay of San Francisco, San Mateo County, San Jose, Santa Clara County, Central Coast, Santa Barbara,...
Gina Becerril

Gina Becerril

Director of Financial Aid
Gina joined the Oxy Financial Aid team in 2004. Since joining Oxy, Gina has helped lead the Financial Aid team in making college affordable for Oxy students and their families. In her role, she...
Craig Organek

Craig Organek

Associate Director of Financial Aid
Craig joined the Oxy Financial Aid team in 2012. He earned his master's in educational administration from the University of Massachusetts Lowell in 2006. Originally from upstate New York, he...
Emily Valk

Emily Valk

Assistant Director of Financial Aid
Emily graduated from UCSB in 2010 with a B.A. in Global Studies. She joined the Financial Aid Office in 2015 as the receptionist. Now in her role as the assistant director, she is responsible...
Maggie Rocha

Maggie Rocha

Senior Financial Aid Counselor
Maggie joined the Oxy Financial Aid team in 2018. Born and raised in Los Angeles, she has been actively working in financial aid for over 10 years. Maggie serves as the first point of contact...
Julia Nukaya

Julia Nukaya

Administrative Assistant
Julia earned her bachelor's in Languages from UC Riverside. She has resided in Eagle Rock for 15 years and has spent that time volunteering and working in the customer service field. Julia is...
Josie Muschetto

Josie Muschetto

Financial Aid Coordinator
Josie grew up in the surrounding area and currently lives in Pasadena with her husband and two dogs. She came to Oxy in 2006 joining the Registrar’s Office team then taking a break from work in...

Alana Adelman '20, Student Intern Alana is a third-year Spanish Studies and Biology double major from Ojai, CA. 

Shelby Cooper '21, Student Intern Shelby is a second-year student from South Euclid, Ohio. Shelby is majoring in Linguistics and Languages (Chinese, Korean) with a minor in Education. 

Lindsee Diaz '20, Student Intern Lindsay is a third-year Media Arts & Culture major from San Diego, CA. 

Emmaline Jeansonne '22, Student Intern Emmaline is a first-year student from Austin, TX. 

Estephany Lopez '20, Student Intern Estephany is a third-year Sociology major from Lawndale, CA.

Andres Sobalvarro '20, Student Intern Andres is a third-year Sociology major from San Francisco, CA.