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Office of Multicultural Affairs
phone: (208) 885-7716
fax: (208) 885-9494
TLC 230
875 Peremeter Drive MS 2439
Moscow, ID 83844-2439


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Jesse Martinez, Interim Director
Hometown: Burley, Idaho
Education: M. Ed. Education Leadership; B.A. Spanish; B.S. Crime and Justice Studies; minor in Sociology-- University of Idaho
Interests: I enjoy spending time with family and friends. During the summer, I enjoy traveling to different places with my partner Evelina.
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Leathia Botello, Coordinator
Hometown: Wallace, Idaho
Education: Bachelor's of Arts, Sociology 1999
Interests: Reading, Board & Card Games, Spending time with Family and Friends, Advisor for OELA, UNITY, Lambda Theta Phi, and Gamma Alpha Omega.
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Melissa Flores, Mentoring Programs Coordinator, Women's Center and OMA
Hometown: Osburn, Idaho
Education: University of Idaho, B.S. in Public Relations and Advertising; B.S.F.C.S. in Clothing, Textiles and Design
Interests: Yoga, Reading, Running, and Sewing
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Jessica Samuels, Administrative Assistant II
Hometown: Orofino, ID
Education: Master of Public Administration, B.A. in Sociology, minor in American Indian Studies; Diversity and Stratification Certificate-- University of Idaho
Interests: Diversity Issues, Social Justice, Policy, Political Issues

Work Study

Artemio Ambriz, Study Table Coordinator
Hometown: Rupert, Idaho
Education: Pursuing Degree In Virtual Technology & Design
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Lupe Gutierrez, PACE/Diversity Scholar Program Assistant
Hometown: Meridian, ID
Education: Clothing, Textiles, and Design Major
Interests: Fashion, Event Planning, Music, Movies, Food
Juan Ortiz-Perez, Work Study
Hometown: Bonner's Ferry, Idaho
Education: Pursing Degree in Mechanical Engineering & Fire Ecology and Management
Interests: Fishing, Computer Building, Mountain Biking
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Jamal Sanders, Events & Programming Assistant
Hometown: Pocatello, ID
Education: Marketing with Entrepreneurship emphasis Major
Interests: Tennis, Frisbee, Biking, Finding new music, working out
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Andrew Stark, PACE/Diversity Scholar Program Assistant & RISE Production
Hometown: Sun Valley, Idaho
Education: Pursuing Degree in Computer Science
Interests: Computers/Technology, Outdoors, Video Games, Spending Time with Family