Administrative Team

CIU is proud to present to you its administrative team. We have an excellent team of talented professionals who will continuously support you through your university journey.

Richard Madrigal

Campus President
I am privileged to serve as President of CIU and very fortunate to be working with such an amazing group of individuals that help our students advance their professional careers.
Always looking to collaborate to help our students and alumni succeed.
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Robert Neely

Dean of Academics
I have served as Dean for online studies in addition to several other roles including academic advisor and mentor. I have been an integral administrator at accredited online universities. I was the principal architect on creating a new accounting major including creation and design of online accounting courses.
David Rodriguez Director of Operations

David Rodriguez

Director of Operations
Team collaborator; and all things marketing.
Contact me if you have questions about our resources or website.
Robyn Fournier Director of Finance

Robyn Fournier

Director of Finance
I oversee the Financial Aid, Student Accounts and Accounting Teams in order to keep our institution financially stable.
Gina Borelli Director of Academic Administration & Registrar​

Gina Borelli

Director of Academic Administration & Registrar
In addition to registration activities, I process grades and prepare transcripts, as well as ensure our students meet graduation requirements.  I also work with others here at CIU to plan commencement activities.
Mike Cruz Assistant Director of Admissions

Mike Cruz

Director of Admissions

I oversee the admissions process to create a professional world-class enrollment experience for students.

Rita Garcia Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Rita Garcia

Assistant Director of Financial Aid
Vinitha Seresinhe Staff Accountant

Vinitha Seresinhe

Staff Accountant
Manage Financial Records, Preparing Expense Checks and Stipends for Students. Assisting Chief Financial Officer.
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Denisa Martens

Finance Consultant
Joana Amaral Financial Aid Officer

Joana Amaral

Financial Aid Officer
Edlin Ortiz Executive Enrollment Management Advisor

Edlin Ortiz

Executive Enrollment Advisor
Jesse Rico Executive Enrollment Management Advisor

Jesse Rico

Executive Enrollment Advisor
Dalton-Jesse Cummins Enrollment Management Advisor

Dalton Cummins

Academics Support Specialist
I provide information and guidance to potential and current students.
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Belinda Carreno

Executive Enrollment Advisor
Alex Gulecoglu Instructional Designer

Alex Gulecoglu

Instructional Designer

In addition to designing courses with our subject matter experts, I support faculty and students with their requests and issues regarding our Learning Management System, Moodle.

Shawndra Austin Bursar

Shawndra Austin

Bursar
I support the Student Accounts Department. Contact me if you need assistance with payments, billing, or stipend inquiries.
Isaac Garcia Student Accounts

Isaac Garcia

Student Accounts
I can answer all of your stipend questions as well as final balance questions at the end of your CIU journey.
Jim Crooks Systems Administrator

Jim Crooks

Systems Administrator
I provide technical support to staff for internal systems and to students for issues with the Learning Center, Student Portal, or CIU email.
Eduardo Hernandez Executive Student Services Lead Advisor

Eduardo Hernandez

Student Services Lead Advisor
I personally manage your academic success and goals.
Tina Aziminobar Student Services Advisor

Tina Aziminobar

Student Services Advisor
I personally support you through the completion of your degree.
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Mayra Rodriguez

Student Success Architect
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Dylan Sundstedt

IT Specialist
I provide technical support to staff for internal systems and to students for issues with the Learning Center, Student Portal, or CIU email.

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