JOHN E. JAQUA ACADEMIC CENTER FOR STUDENT ATHLETES

STAFF MEMBERS

Each member of this office contributes to the success of the unit as a whole. We work closely with our students as they explore major and career goals, expand and reinforce study skills, and ready themselves with the values and life skills necessary to succeed in their academic endeavors and beyond.


Executive Members


Stephen Stolp

Executive Director & Building Administrator Academic Advisor
Steve advises Baseball and Men's Basketball in addition to directing the unit and its programs. He has a PhD in Education from the University of Oregon.
Phone: (541)346-5354
Email: stolp [@] uoregon.edu

Dietrich Moore

Director of Academic Support Academic Advisor / Counselor
Dietrich advises Football, Softball, and Men's and Women's Track and Field (sprints and hurdles). He also oversees the advising internship program. He has a Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Oregon.
Phone: (541)346-5252
Email: dmoore4 [@] uoregon.edu

Jeanene Gray

Associate Director Academic Advisor
Jeanene advises Football, Beach Volleyball and Volleyball. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Spanish from Boise State University and a Masters of Education in Intercollegiate Athletic Leadership from the University of Washington.
Phone: (541)346-5359
Email: jeanene [@] uoregon.edu

Nick Lougee

Assistant Director Learning Specialist
Nick specializes in Social Sciences. He has a PhD in Sociology from the University of Oregon.
Phone: (541)346-1787
Email: lougee [@] uoregon.edu

Academic Advisors


Lindsey Bingham

Academic Advisor
Lindsey is an academic advisor working with Cheer, Men's and Women's Golf, Men's Tennis, and Soccer. Lindsey has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from University of Oregon and a Masters of Arts in Teaching from Pacific University.
Phone: (541)346-8863
Email: lbingham [@] uoregon.edu

Kylee Coffin

Academic Advisor
Kylee advises Women's Lacrosse and Men's and Women's Track and Field (Multi Events, Vertical Jumps, Throws).
Phone: (541)346-4851
Email: kcoffin5 [@] uoregon.edu

Jennifer Jackson

Academic Advisor
Jennifer advises Acrobatics & Tumbling, Football and Women's Basketball. She has a Juris Doctor from the University of Alabama.
Phone: (541)346-5429
Email: jdj [@] uoregon.edu

Chris Young

Academic Advisor / Counselor
Chris advises Men's and Women's Cross Country, and Women's Tennis. He has a Bachelors of Arts from the University of Oregon in English Literature and a Masters in Education from the National University.
Phone: (541)346-1036
Email: cly [@] uoregon.edu

Learning Specialists


Juli Accurso

Learning Specialist
Juli has a Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics and French from Ohio University and a Master of Arts in Linguistics, with a Language Teaching Specialization, from the University of Oregon.
Phone: (541)346-5355
Email: jaccurso [@] uoregon.edu

Yolonda Black

Learning Specialist
Yolonda has a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from North Carolina Central University and a Master of Science in Education with a focus in Higher Education, Student Life and Development, and Enrollment Management from the University of Miami.
Phone: (541)346-5342
Email: yblack [@] uoregon.edu

Sara Jackson

Learning Specialist Assistant Tutor Coordinator
Sara has a Bachelor of Science in General Social Science, and a Master of Science in Educational Methodology, Policy, and Leadership, both from the University of Oregon.
Phone: (541)346-5072
Email: saraw [@] uoregon.edu

Wendy Pierpont

Learning Specialist Accessible Education Specialist
Wendy has a Masters and Doctorate in Education from University of California - Berkeley.
Phone: (541)346-6502
Email: pierpont [@] uoregon.edu

Blake Postma

Learning Specialist
Blake has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan and a Masters of Arts in Counseling from West Virginia University.
Phone: (541)346-5428
Email: bpostma [@] uoregon.edu

David Salmon

Learning Specialist
David runs the Math Lab, providing support for students taking math and science courses of all levels. He has a PhD in Physical Chemistry from University of California - Berkeley.
Phone: (541)346-5428
Email: dsalmon [@] uoregon.edu

Office and Support Staff


Shirley Brabham

Tutor Coordinator and Office Manager
Shirley coordinates the educational tutoring program and manages the day-to-day operations of the office. She came to Services for Student-Athletes in 2004 after working as a Legal Assistant for 20 years.
Phone: (541)346-1144
Email: shirleyb [@] uoregon.edu

Tony Burgess

Campus Security / Building Monitor
Tony oversees the Jaqua Academic Center in the evenings Monday through Friday.
Phone: (541)346-5359
Email: anthonyb [@] uoregon.edu

Faaeaofaleupolu "Tiny" Galago

Weekend Campus Security / Building Monitor
Fa’aeaofaleupolu “Tiny” Galago is the Jaqua Building Monitor on the weekends. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration with a concentration in Justice Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences with a concentration in Sociology both from the University of Hawaii, West O’ahu.
Phone: (541)346-5209
Email: tinyg [@] uoregon.edu

Kris Galago

Office Specialist
Kris has over 20 years of administrative experience in Human Resources. She holds an Associate of Arts degree in Liberal Arts from Honolulu Community College and has her PHR (Professional in Human Resources) certification through HRCI. Kris holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Ethnic Studies and a Master of Science in Educational Leadership both from the University of Oregon.
Phone: (541)346-5209
Email: krisg [@] uoregon.edu

Technology Staff


Brian Lee

IT Consultant
Provides IT support, manages the IT Help Desk, and administers Web Applications. He has a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a focus in Information Systems and Operations Manangement from the University of Oregon.
Phone: (541)346-5353
Email: blee [@] uoregon.edu

Jacob Dickinson

IT Consultant
Provides IT Support, and assists in managing the help desk. He has a Bachelors degree in Computer Science from the University of Oregon.
Phone: (541)346-5237
Email: jdickins [@] uoregon.edu

Graduate Employees


Maya Larson

Graduate Employee
Phone: 541-346-5270
Email: maya [@] uoregon.edu

Natalie Staples

Graduate Employee
Phone: 541-346-5270
Email: nstaples [@] uoregon.edu

Alvia Wilcox

Graduate Employee
Phone: 541-346-5270
Email: awilcox2 [@] uoregon.edu

Kyndl Woodlee

Graduate Employee
Phone: 541-346-5270
Email: kyndlw [@] uoregon.edu