Ysabel Trinidad

Ysabel joined CI in December 2011, as the Vice President for Business & Financial Affairs. She previously served as the Vice Chancellor for Administrative Services at University of Washington Tacoma.  Prior to that, she spent 12 years at University of Texas at San Antonio. Ysabel holds a B.S., Magna Cum Laude, in Business Administration from CSU Fresno and a M.B.A. from St. Mary's University, San Antonio.

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Missy Jarnagin

Missy joined CI in 2003, and is the Associate Vice President for Financial Services. She serves as the Treasurer for CI's Associated Students, Inc.  Previously, Missy worked at Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology.  She holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Portland State University, with an emphasis in management.

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John Gormley

John joined CI in April 2007, and currently is the Assistant Vice President for Facilities Services.  As our campus architect, he also oversees building design and construction, including the University Glen development, along with maintaining the sustainability of CI.  He holds a Bachelor of Architecture from USC and training from the California Emergency Management Agency.

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Diane Mandrafina

Diane joined CI in May 2016, as the Assistant Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs/Controller.  She previously served as Director, Fiscal Services at Pasadena Area Community College District.  Diane holds a B.S. in Accounting from Mercy College and a M.B.A. in Business Administration from Long Island University.

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Laurie Nichols

Laurie Nichols joined CI in August 2012, and is the Senior Director of Human Resources.  She has been a Human Resources professional for over 25 years, coming from the private sector.  Laurie also serves as a Deputy Title IX Coordinator and is a member of the President’s Planning and Policy Council at CI.  She holds current certifications as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) from the Human Resources Certification Institute as well as a Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) from the Society of Human Resources Management.

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John Reid

John has served at CI since August 2006, and is currently the Director of Public Safety and Chief of Police. He is a graduate of the 202nd session of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, VA and was formerly Chief of Police at the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater. Chief Reid holds an M.A. in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati.

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Caroline Doll

Caroline joined CI in the fall of 1998, and is the current Senior Director of Special Projects. Prior to holding her current position, she was the Executive Director of University Glen. She received a B.S. in biology from UC Irvine, an M.B.A. from CI’s MVS School of Business, and a law degree from the Ventura College of Law.

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Deanne Ellison

Deanne joined CI in July 2006, as the first staff member to work full time for Associated Students, Inc. She holds a dual degree in journalism from CSU Fresno, and worked for San Jose State University, San Francisco State University and was the Director of Union and Activities at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, before joining CI. This is her fourth position with CI, most recently serving as the Director of Administrative Services for University Auxiliary Services. Deanne holds the designation of Certified Auxiliary Services Professional (CASP) from the NACAS Certification Commission.

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Brittany Grice

Brittany is the Title IX Inclusion Officer. She holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Notre Dame. She graduated from the University of Hawai'i ar Manoa with a Bachelor's of Science, Political Science, and History.

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Sonja Howe

Sonja Howe is the University Internal Auditor.  She joined CI in August 2016.  She previously served as an internal auditor at the California State Auditor’s Office. She has also served for the cities of Los Angeles, San Diego, and was the chief audit executive for Denver Human Services. Sonja holds a Bachelors in Film from Penn State University and a Masters in Public Policy from Pepperdine University.  Sonja is a Certified Internal Controls Auditor.

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