Meet the Staff

DOSO Staff

Ryan C Holmes

Assoc. VP, Student Affairs and Dean of Students

ryanholmes@miami.edu

Whitten University Center
1306 Stanford Dr
Room 2250U

Nicole J Abramson

Assoc. Dean of Students

nabramson@miami.edu

(305) 284-5117
Whitten University Center
Whitten University Center
Room 2250V
Dean Abramson joined the Dean of Student's Office in September 2006 and currently serves as Assistant Dean and Social Worker. Dean Abramson addresses the needs of students who may be experiencing mental health, health, economic, housing, family, academic, and/or social issues by providing a variety of intervention, referral, and case...

Flora A Balog

Sr. Administrative Assistant

f.balog@miami.edu

(305) 284-5353
Whitten University Center
1306 Stanford Drive
Room 2100.01
Flora brings a wealth of experience to her role as a senior administrative assistant with key responsibilities for the university’s judicial process. Flora works closely with DOSO’s Associate Dean and Director of Judicial Affairs and with the Assistant Director of Judicial Affairs to ensure the timely operation of...

Nancy Alarcon Del Pozzo

Executive Assistant

nancy1@miami.edu

(305) 284-0121
Whitten University Center
1306 Stanford Dr
Room 2250T
Nancy joined the University of Miami in May 2006. Nancy is the Senior Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Students and is responsible for the overall daily administration and management of the office. Additionally, she prepares the budget and financial reports, maintains the Dean's calendar and correspondence, and provides assistance to...

Jian Gou

Case Manager

j.gou1@umiami.edu

(305) 284-9070
Whitten University Center
1306 Stanford Dr
Room 2250C
Originally from Beijing, China, Jian came to the United States as an international student on an F-1 visa. In December 2012, she became the first Chinese student to graduate from UM’s master’s degree program in Higher Education Administration. Shortly after, she assumed her current role as International Student Liaison and...

Anthoney Kinney

Asst. Dean of Students

akinney@miami.edu

Whitten University Center
Whitten University Center 2250
Room 2250E
Dean Kinney oversees the Student Affairs Crisis Coordinators program, serves as a judicial officer, and is the department’s liaison to athletics. Additionally, he advises the National Pan-Hellenic Council, Inc. and the Graduate Students Association. Dean Kinney previously worked with Florida International University’s (FIU)...

Tery Ortega

Administrative Assistant

t.ortega@miami.edu

(305) 284-5353
Whitten University Center
Whitten University Center
Room 2250B
Tery serves the Dean of Students Office as one of its lead administrative professionals. She is primarily responsible for managing operations in the front office, which includes the reception area, records department, and supplies. Tery also provides direct support for DOSO professional staff by fielding phone calls, monitoring calendars, and...

Whitney Platzer O'Regan

Asst. Dean of Students

w.oregan@miami.edu

(305) 284-5353
Whitten University Center
1306 Stanford Dr
Room 2250L
Dean O’Regan works with our undergraduate peer educators in PIER21 and GAMMA overseeing campus-wide delivery of UM’s highly regarded alcohol & other drugs educational programming. Dean O’Regan is active nationally with the BACCHUS Initiatives of NASPA, serving as a Certified Peer Educator Facilitator and...

Steven Karl Priepke

Sr. Assoc. Dean of Students

spriepke@miami.edu

(305) 284-5353
Whitten University Center
1306 Stanford Dr
Room 2250S
Dean Priepke oversees the student conduct process, serves as the Division of Student Affairs Deputy Title IX Coordinator, and is the Financial Manager and Advisor for Student Media. He is a two time graduate of the University of Miami, earning a B.B.A and a J.D. During college, he was a founding father of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity...

Maria Julia Sevilla

Assoc. Director, Judicial Affairs & Title IX Investigator

mjs380@miami.edu

(305) 284-5353
Whitten University Center
1306 Stanford Dr
Room 2100A
Maria joined the Dean of Students Office in February 2015 as the Assistant Director of Judicial Affairs and Title IX Investigator.  Maria plays a key role in the area of Student Conduct administration, especially in support of the University’s sexual assault investigation and adjudication efforts.  Originally born in...

Dayle W. Wilson

Asst. Dean of Students

daylewilson@miami.edu

(305) 284-2419
Whitten University Center
1306 Stanford Dr
Room 2250N
A graduate of the University of Miami, Dean Wilson serves as a judicial officer for the Office of the Dean of Students. Additional responsibilities include serving as the advisor to the Panhellenic Association, the governing council for social sororities at UM. She also serves as the advisor to the Undergraduate and Graduate Honor Councils, and...

Cristina Luna

Asst. Dean of Students

cxl1100@miami.edu

Whitten University Center
1306 Stanford Dr
Room 2250G
Dean Luna brings a wealth of experience to the Greek Life community at the University of Miami. Cristina earned her Bachelor’s degree from Baylor University, where she was a founding sister of the Alpha Eta chapter of Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha, Inc. Through the years she has served as an active alumnae of her sorority in the roles...

Rabbi Lyle S. Rothman

Chaplain

rabbilyle@miamihillel.org

Rabbi Lyle joined the University of Miami family in 2016 as the Campus Rabbi and Jewish Chaplain for University of Miami Hillel. He also currently serves as Chair of the Chaplains Association, a group of clergy trained to provide spiritual guidance and support to the UM community. Prior to joining UM, Rabbi Lyle was the Director of Jewish Life and Learning at Hofstra University Hillel. Rabbi Lyle was ordained and received a M.A. in Religious Education from Hebrew Union College-JIR in May 2012. He earned a B.A. in Jewish Studies, with minors in Philosophy and Religion, from Hofstra University in 2004. Rabbi Lyle is passionately dedicated to interdenominational and interfaith work and is known for his incessant smile, especially when talking about the Jewish calendar. He loves British comedy, watching quality TV, cooking, and takes pride in his knowledge of local news and weather personalities.