Our Team

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

 

Tiffany Mendez

Tiffany Mendez

Director of Financial Aid
Tiffany joined the Oxy Financial Aid team in 2020. Born and raised in Southern California, she has been working in education since 2005 and primarily in higher education for the last 11 years....
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...
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...

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

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

Alison Hwang '23, Student Intern Alison is a second-year student from San Gabriel, CA.

Aidan Kilpatrick '23, Student Intern Aidan is a second-year student from Kensington, MD.