Office Assistants

Office Assistants
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Timothy Richard
Name: Timothy Richard
Hometown: Omaha, NE
Major: Political Science & Philosophy/Religion
Office Team: Student Support
Fun Fact: Tim is a HUGE Indians baseball fan!
Zoe Fish
Name: Zoe Fish
Hometown: Consett, England, UK
Major: Biology
Office Team: Admissions
Fun Fact: Zoe is part of the Ceilidh Club (on campus Irish dancing club)!
Danika Rodriguez
Name: Danika Rodriguez
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Major: Nursing (Minor: Spanish for Medical Professions)
Office Team: Student Support Team Leader & Immigration Liaison
Fun Fact: Danika can write backwards and upside down!
Mario Castellanos
Name: Mario Castellanos
Hometown: San Pedro Sula, Honduras
Major: Biology
Office Team: Admissions & Data Entry Specialist
Fun Fact: Mario has a brother a whole 15 years younger than him!
Claire Miller
Name: Claire Miller
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Major: English (pre­MAE)
Office Team: Admissions & Conditional Meeting Leader
Fun Fact: Claire has seen over 100 bands live!
Roxanne Chong
Name: Roxanne Chong
Hometown: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Major: Psychology
Office Team: Media
Fun Fact: Roxanne loves things inside out, upside down, and out of the box!
Yumo Peng
Name: Yumo Peng
Hometown: Kunming, China
Major: Accounting
Office Team: Admissions
Fun Fact: Yumo loves swimming!
Nakell Baker
Name: Nakell Baker
Hometown: Nevada, MO
Major: Psychology
Office Team: Student Support
Fun Fact: Nakell has cat named Waffles!
Jenna Holzer
Name: Jenna Holzer
Hometown: Taos, MO
Major: Communication
Office Team: Admission Team Co-­Leader
Fun Fact: Jenna has never broken a bone!
Ninh Nguyen
Name: Ninh Nguyen
Hometown: Hanoi, Vietnam
Major: Accounting
Office Team: Admissions
Fun Fact: Ninh loves doing Zumba at the Rec!
Caitlyn Lee
Name: Caitlyn Lee
Hometown: Boston, MA
Major: Anthropology
Office Team: Media
Fun Fact: Caitlyn’s mother came to Truman as an international student!
Shannon Smith
Name: Shannon Smith
Hometown: Anderson, IN
Major: Agricultural Science
Office Team: Student Support
Fun Fact: Shannon plays the French horn and once had a pet pigeon!
Alex Ponche
Name: Alex Ponche
Hometown: St. Charles, MO
Major: Sociology
Office Team: Media
Fun Fact: Alex can play a mean bass!
Daphane Tan
Name: Daphane Tan
Hometown: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Major: Economics (Minor: Statistical Methods)
Office Team: Admissions
Fun Fact: Daphane has an obsession with French bulldogs and corgis!
Courtney Truong
Name: Courtney Truong
Hometown: St. Charles, MO
Major: Communication & Political Science
Office Team: Student Support & International Friends Coordinator
Fun Fact: Courtney was born in San Francisco!
Jace Galang
Name: Jace Galang
Hometown: Kansas City, MO
Major: Health Science (Minor: Business Administration)
Office Team: Student Support
Fun Fact: Jace once at 2 chipotle burritos in a sitting!
Giang Pham
Name: Giang Pham (G)
Hometown: Vietnam
Major: Health Science
Office Team: Student Support
Fun Fact: G likes to sing!
Alicia Knobelock
Name: Alicia Knobelock
Hometown: St. Peters, MO
Major: Linguistics
Office Team: Student Support Intern
Fun Fact: Alicia went to Sri Lanka last summer and rode on an elephant!
Meghan Meyers
Name: Meghan Meyers
Hometown: Palmyra, MO
Major: Health Science
Office Team: Admissions & Recruitment Intern
Fun Fact: Meghan has been dancing for 17 years!
Emily Pulley
Name: Emily Pulley
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Major: Visual Communications (Minors: Art History & International Studies)
Office Team: Media
Fun Fact: Emily has been to Indonesia, Vietnam, Singapore, and Sri Lanka!
Roshan Shrestha
Name: Roshan Shrestha
Hometown: Kathmandu, Nepal
Major: Computer Science
Office Team: Media
Fun Fact: Roshan likes everything dressed in ranch!
Priscilla Parisa
Name: Priscilla Parisa
Hometown: Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Major: Visual Communications
Office Team: Media
Fun Fact: Priscilla loves waffles!
Aviance Webb
Name: Aviance Webb
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Major: Health Science & Asian Studies
Office Team: Student Support
Fun Fact: Aviance can speak and write Mandarin Chinese!
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Name: Natalie Keller
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Major: Communication Disorders
Office Team: Admissions
Fun Fact: Natalie got lost on a mountain and had to get rescued by a Search and Rescue Team in New Mexico!
Owen Carlson
Name: Owen Carlson
Hometown: Cottleville, MO
Major: International Business & Spanish
Office Team: Student Support
Fun Fact: Owen went on a trip to Costa Rica and Nicaragua this summer!
 Karla Landeros
Name: Karla Landeros
Hometown: Verona, MO
Major: MAE Elementary Education
Office Team: Media Co-­Coordinator
Fun Fact: Karla really enjoys watching zombie movies!
Joshua Johnson
Name: Joshua Johnson
Hometown: Kansas City, MO
Major: Accounting
Office Team: Office Coordinator & Student Support
Fun Fact: Josh is going to Germany this semester!
Yulong Yang
Name: Logan Yang
Country: China
Major: Accounting
Office Team: Student Support
Fun Fact: Logan stayed in Kirksville the whole summer and survived!
Lindsey Forker
Name: Lindsey Forker
Hometown: Biology (Pre-­Med)
Major: Lawrence, Michigan
Office Team: Admissions
Fun Fact: Lindsey spent a summer in Spain for study abroad!
Abigayle Jobe
Name: Abigayle Jobe
Hometown: Quincy, IL
Major: Health Science
Office Team: Admissions
Fun Fact: Abigayle’s favorite hobby is dancing!
Megan Dice
Name: Megan Dice
Hometown: O’Fallon, IL
Major: GTRA (English & Education)
Office Team: Student Support
Fun Fact: Megan’s cat’s name is Gandalf!
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The atmosphere at Truman is warm. People here are friendly and are willing to help you whenever you need it. Also, there are plenty of organizations available to help international students to make new friends, understand new cultures, and enjoy life in America.

Anh Duc M., Mathematics & Economics, Vietnam