Staff & Advisory Board

Welcome! Please visit us at HSS 206 if you have specific questions on everything from aligning service and engagement to your interests, to implementing a service project, to partnering with a community partner and service learning courses and much more! We look forward to meeting you!


Eunice Kim, Program Coordinator: Academic Internships 415-405-7557

As part of the inaugural Civic Engagement Fellows cohort, Eunice came to ICCE in 2017. In her current position, she is responsible for the day-to-day administration of the risk management related processes related to all non-clinical and non- credential academic internships. She holds a B.A. in Asian American Studies from San Francisco State University and is currently pursuing her Master in Public Administration.

Isela Rivas, Administrative Support Coordinator: Academic Internships 415-338-6914

Isela first joined ICCE in 2018 as a student assistant with the community service learning program. In her current position, she provides support to the day-to-day administration of the risk management related processes related to all non-clinical and non- credential academic internships. She is currently pursing her B.A. in Philosophy with a minor in Mathematics from San Francisco State University.

Glendie Domingo-Lipar, Community Partnerships & Campus Outreach Coordinator 415- 338-3340 |

Glendie joined ICCE in 2016 and is serves as the main conduit of community engagement-related information for SF State faculty and students; informs the campus of relevant community initiatives and programs; and works to ensure that the community partnership process is efficient, coherent and responsive to the needs of the community partners and SF State students and faculty. In her role she provides information and guidance to students seeking experiential learning (service learning, civic and community engagement) opportunities. She is also the primary contact and coordinator of  ICCE’s community engagement database, ULINK Additionally, Glendie is the primary contact for the Call to Service Grant Initiative and the Neighborhood Resilient Initiative. She holds a BA in Sociology from UC Berkeley and a Master of Arts in Education, Educational Administration and Leadership from the University of the Pacific.

Jose R. Lopez, Ed.D., Senior Program Coordinator: Student Engagement & Leadership Programs 415-405-3841

Jose joined ICCE in 2014. In his role, Jose is responsible for overseeing, managing and coordinating the day-to-day-activities of the Institute’s student leadership program initiatives, including student supervision; recruitment and advisement; and program development, coordination, implementation, and assessment. Specific responsibilities include overseeing the following initiatives: America Counts, America Reads, Civic Engagement Fellows, Panetta Congressional Internship, Golden Gate National Parks Student Opportunity & Academic Internship Programs, and JusticeCorps. He is also responsible for all online and print communications. Jose holds a B.A. in Sociology with a concentration in social change and a B.A. in Social Science with a community change concentration from San Jose State University, where he also received a Master of Arts in Philosophy. He earned his doctorate from the Ed.D. Educational Leadership Program at San Francisco State University, his research focused on "The Effects of Service-Learning on the Academic Success of First-Generation College Students." Jose has 13 years of experience in student leadership, community building, and teaching in higher education.

Jill Russell, Operations Manager 415-405-7588

Since 2007, Jill has kept ICCE running smoothly and coordinates all in-office matters at the Institute. She holds a Master in Public Administration from San Francisco State University.

Nina S. Roberts, Professor, RPT, Faculty Director (current term: Aug. 2016- May 2019) 415-338-6473

In this appointed, three year-term position, the Faculty Director works closely with the ICCE Faculty & Community Advisory Council and Associate Director to achieve the Institute’s academic mission. The faculty director also advances and provides leadership in the areas of curriculum and scholarship. Working with faculty colleagues, the faculty director will support the development and application of student learning outcomes for community service learning courses and of community-based research projects. The faculty director oversees and helps lead professional development programs to increase faculty understanding and expertise in service-learning and community-based research and maintains currency in the field of engaged scholarship.

Jennifer L. Gasang, Associate Director 415-338-3282

Jenn joined the Institute in 2008 as a Senior Program Coordinator and served as acting director from 2014-2016. In her current position, she provides day-to-day leadership of the Institute. Prior to ICCE, Jenn worked in the nonprofit sector for over ten years overseeing programs, policy reform, and community organizing in the areas of education, mental health and juvenile justice. She holds a B.A. in International Relations and a Master in Public Administration from San Francisco State University.

ICCE Organization Chart

Advisory Council: 2018-2019

SF State Faculty/Staff

Community Leaders

Anoshua Chaudhuri, Ph.D., Professor 

Dept. of Economics | College of Business Affiliate faculty, Health Equity Institute  

Anton Timms, Director of Volunteer Engagement

826 Valencia

Vivian Chavez, Ph.D., Associate Professor

Dept. of Health Education | College of Health & Social Sciences

Daniel Homsey, Director

Neighborhood Empowerment Network | City Administrator’s Office of the City and County of SF  

Jason Ferreira, Ph.D., Chair & Associate Professor

Dept. of Race and Resistance Studies | College of Ethnic Studies 

Kent Woo, MSW, Executive Director

NICOS Chinese Health Coalition

Russell Jeung, Ph.D., Professor

Dept. of Asian-American Studies | College of Ethnic Studies  

Regina Neu, Principal, Neu Consulting

Neu Consulting  |  Lecturer: Dept Recreation, Parks, & Tourism | College of Health & Social Science; School of PACE, & Technical & Professional Writing | College of Liberal and Creative Arts  

Hamid Khani, Ph.D., Professor

Dept. Broadcast Communication Arts | College of Liberal and Creative Arts

Ad Hoc 

Maricel Santos, Ed.D., Associate Professor

Dept of English Language & Literature | College of Liberal and Creative Arts

Kevin Kelly, Ed.D., Lecturer

Dept of Equity, Leadership Studies, and Instructional Technologies | Graduate College of Education 

Jennifer Shea, Ph.D., Associate Professor

Graduate Coordinator, MPA Program | Director, Nonprofit Management Certificate of Completion Program | Associate Director, PACE | College of Health & Social Sciences

Valerie Coleman, Program Analyst

Dept of Aging & Adult Services | City & County of San Francisco

Tony Sparks, Ph.D., Assistant Professor 

Dept of Urban Studies and Planning | College of Health & Social Sciences

Ex Officio

Allison Sanders, M.A., Chief of Staff  | Office of the President

San Francisco State University

Connie Ulasewicz, Ph.D., Professor & Chair Consumer & Family Studies | College of Health & Social Sciences


Emeriti Faculty

Jerry Eisman, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus

Former Director, ICCE