Meet the Office of Student Involvement and Leadership Staff
Location: Main Campus, Student Union Room 3504
Mailing Address: 2801 W. Bancroft St., Mail Stop 105, Toledo, OH 43606
Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8:15 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:15 am - 8:00 pm (Until 5pm during the summer)
PROFESSIONAL STAFF & GRADUATE ASSISTANTS
Assistant Dean for Student Involvement & Leadership
Hometown: Sylvania, OH
B.A. Communications with Honors / Minor in Mathematics, The University of Toledo
M.Ed. in Higher Education, The University of Toledo
University of Georgia (2012-2015): Associate Director, Student Activities & Organizations
University of Nevada Las Vegas (2006-2012): Program Coordinator (Student Involvement, Student Activities, and Service)
Favorite Involvement Experience: Being a Rocket...Levis Leadership UT, Christian Leadership Program, Sigma Phi Epsilon,
Blue Key, YMCA Freshman Camp Counselor, RockeTHON (Dance Marathon) Overall Director, Student Government President, UT Board of Trustees Student Member, and Blue Crew Co-Founder.
Fun Fact: Donovan is passionate about Pay It Forward (selfless giving). He became a Pay It Forward inspirational speaker in 2008, served on the Pay It Forward Foundation Board of Directors,
and served as the International Co-Coordinator for Pay It Forward Day, which is now
celebrated in over 79 countries.
Donovan oversees the Office of Student Involvement & Leadership and the Levis Leadership
UT program. He is the lead instructor for two first year leadership classes (COUN-3380 & COUN-3390).
Program Manager, Greek Life
Program Manager, Student Involvement
Hometown: Detroit, MI
Undergrad & Graduate Degree: Eastern Michigan University
Favorite Involvement Experience: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated.
Fun Fact: Evita loves orcas and enjoys watching documentaries about them.
Evita advises CAP, Student Activities Committee and Homecoming Committee. She also
oversees Commuter Student Services, major events, programming and student organizations.
Graduate Assistant, Leadership
Hometown: Conneaut, OH
B.S. Healthcare Adminisration, The University of Toledo
MBA, The University of Toledo (expected May 2018)
Favorite Involvement Experience: Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women
Fun Fact: This is her 6th year being involved in the Levis Leadership Program from being
a student to the Graduate Assistant.
Brandi co-oversees the Levis Leadership UT program, a scholarship-based leadership
program with a total of 123 students. She is a co-instructor for the first year leadership
classes (COUN-3380 & COUN-3390) in the program and helps promote the program to incoming
student leaders. Brandi also assists with the planning and implementation of various
leadership events and programs, such as retreats, workshops, Leadership Conference,
Leadership UT Graduation Banquet and Leadership UT Welcome Dinner.
Graduate Assistant, Student Organizations & Commuter Student Services
Hometown: Toledo, OH
B.A. Anthropology w/ concentration in Cultural, minor in Spanish, The University of Toledo
M.Ed. Higher Education, The University of Toledo (expected May 2017)
Favorite Involvement Experience: Alpha Psi Lambda National Inc.
Fun Fact: Nico was the Toledo Blade mascot, Clementine the News Hound Dog
Nico helps student organizations register through OrgSync, oversees the new student organization process, and manages the constitution revision process. He helps host mandatory meeting sessions
that discuss student organization policies and procedures. Nico also co-advises the Homecoming Committee. In addition, Nico manages the Commuter Lounge and commuter student programs such as Off-Campus Housing Fairs, Commuter Lounge events, and events in the community.
Graduate Assistant, Programming
Favorite Involvement Experience:
Kelley co-advises the Campus Activities & Programming board (CAP) and Student Allocation
Committee (SAC). She assists in the planning and implementation of various campus-wide events including
Weeks of Welcome, Rocket to the Point, Family Weekend, and Student Appreciation Day.
Graduate Assistant, Greek Life
Hometown: Monroe, MI
B.S. Biological Sciences, Minor in Business Administration, The University of Toledo
M.Ed Higher Education, The University of Toledo (expected May 2018)
Favorite Involvement Experience: New Student Orientation Leader, Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity, RockeTHON Executive Board,
Order of Omega, Colleges Against Cancer/Relay for Life, Mission Trip to Haiti with
Dr. Sammy Spann, and Planning Star Spangled Songfest 2015: A Tribute to American Music
Icons as a member of Mortar Board & Blue Key.
Fun Fact: Was awarded Greek Man of the Year for 2014-2015 at the University of Toledo.
Kollin advises the Multicultural Greek Council and Gamma Sigma Alpha Greek Honorary.
He also co-advises IFC, NPC and NPHC. He assists the Program Manager in all programming/event
planning for the university Greek Life community.