Meet Our Staff
Robin Chang, Director
Emily Smith, Assistant Director
Kiana Parker, Global Opportunities Adviser
Izet Mendoza, Student Associate
Contact Izet regarding general scholarship inquiries, for appointment assistance and/or to schedule a scholarships presentation or discussion with your student group, class or meeting.
Immediate Past Director (Ret.)
Center for Experiential Learning and Diversity
OMSFA is housed in the Center for Experiential Learning and Diversity (EXPD), along with eight other programs: The Carlson Leadership and Public Service Center, Early Identification Program, Global Opportunities, Ronald E. McNair Program,Jumpstart, The Mary Gates Endowment for Students, The Pipeline Project, and The Undergraduate Research Program. OMSFA collaborates closely with these other EXPD programs to identify and reach out to engaged students.
National Association of Fellowships Advisors
OMSFA is a member of the National Association of Fellowships Advisors (NAFA). NAFA’s mission is to guide advisors in promoting the full potential of fellowship candidates through the application process, and to foster the continued growth and professionalization of fellowship advising in higher education.