Staff

While everyone at SISS works hard to support all international students and scholars at UC Davis, the staff below are the people who students and scholars are most likely to meet. If you are coming to Davis soon, we look forward to meeting you. If you are already here, do not hesitate to come by our office to say hello.

Leadership Team

Wesley Young
Director

Robin Ducatillon
Assistant Director, Intercultural Programs

Simone Kueltz
Assistant Director, International Scholar Services

Tammy Silver
Assistant Director, International Student Services

Student Services

Tammy Silver
Assistant Director, International Student Services
Advisor for students with last names beginning with A to G

Chris Porter
International Student Advisor
Advisor for students with last names beginning with R to Z

Emily Taylor
International Student Advisor
Advisor for students with last names beginning with H to Q

Kathy Lighthall
Intake Advisor

Robb Davis
Intake Advisor

Linda Heckert
International Student Services Assistant

Scholar Services

Simone Kueltz
Assistant Director, International Scholar Services

Kim Haky
Senior Immigration Advisor
Permanent Residence and O-1 Advisor

Mary Clabaugh
International Scholar Advisor, B-1, J-1
J-1 International Scholar Advisor for scholars with last names beginning with L through Z
J-1 Undergraduate Researchers

Gayle Oberlies
International Scholar Advisor, (H-1B, TN, E-3, J-1)
J-1 International Scholar Advisor for scholars with last names beginning with A through K

Daniel Padron
International Scholar Case Coordinator (Requests for E-3, H-1B, O-1, PR & TN Status)
DS-2019 Requests for scholars with last names beginning with A through J

Angela Hamilton
International Scholar Services Assistant, J-1
DS-2019 Requests for scholars with last names K to Z

Programs (Engagement and Intercultural Initiatives)

Robin Ducatillon
Assistant Director, Intercultural Programs

Jeremy Truong
Programs and Communications Coordinator

Tonio Garay
International Graduate Student Assistant

Stephanie Partridge
Programs and Communications Assistant

Information Technology

Jodi Barnhill
International Data Analyst

Maite Totorika
International Data Assistant

Sarraa Mahmoud Abdel-Hady, Student

Front Desk

Linda Younger
Administrative Assistant

Kai Cheng
Administrative Assistant

Elizabeth Chang, Student 

Zainab Raza, Student

Tim Rei, Student

Community Advising Network

Sheetal Shah
Community Counselor