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Meet the Staff

Meet the Student Involvement and Leadership Staff!

Email:
jusnyder@umich.edu
Office of the Dean of Students

Julie Snyder, Ph. D

Associate Vice Chancellor and Dean of Students

Dr. Julie Ann Snyder's favorite quote is, "Be the change you wish to see in the world." -Ghandi. Fun facts about Dr. Snyder, she is a first-generation American and first-generation college student. Her passion areas are politics, social justice, education.

Dr. Julie Ann Snyder began her career in higher education at Albion College where she served as a Residence Hall Director and First Year Issues Coordinator. Dr. Snyder spent a year at Arizona State University as a Complex Coordinator before moving to Bowling Green State University (BGSU). Dr. Snyder worked for the Office of Residence Life at BGSU serving as an Area Coordinator/Assistant Director. Then Dr. Snyder served as the Associate Dean of Students and Director of the Sidney A. Ribeau President’s Leadership Academy.

Dr. Snyder came to the University of Michigan-Flint in the July of 2016 and serves as the Associate Vice Chancellor & Dean of Students. Dr. Snyder earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, her master’s degree in Student Affairs and Higher Education Administration from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and her Ph.D. in Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration from Bowling Green State University. Her dissertation research focused on practices that can increase retention and graduation for low-income students. Dr. Snyder was born in Detroit, Michigan. In her spare time, Dr. Snyder enjoys reading, gardening, being outdoors and spending time with her family.

Email:
cdeeulis@umich.edu
Student Involvement and Leadership

Chris DeEulis

Associate Director

More information soon.

Email:
adwebste@umich.edu
Office of the Dean of Students

Anthony Webster

Assistant Director of Community Standards and Ethical Development

More information soon.

Email:
jaleeshe@umich.edu
Student Involvement and Leadership

Jaleesa Herrington

Program Manager

More information soon.

Email:
mavelasq@umich.edu
Student Involvement and Leadership

Mary Velasquez

Administrative Assistant Senior

Prior to starting at UM-Flint in January 2019, Mary was at Baker College for almost five years working as an administrative assistant to payroll and human resources. Mary is a Flint native; graduated from Kearsley High School and received an Associate’s Degree from Mott Community College. After MCC, Mary received a B.A. from Saginaw Valley State University. She and her husband, Filiberto, currently live in Montrose with their two children. Mary’s favorite leadership quote is, “Leadership is not about titles, positions or flowcharts. It is about one life influencing another.” -John Maxwell. Outside of work- Mary enjoys nature, traveling, volunteering, food, and of course the Red Wings. 

Email:
flint.sil.sla@umich.edu
Student Involvement and Leadership

Jaylynn Gates

Jaylynn's favorite quote is, "D.W.I.G.H.T – Determined, Worker, Intense, Good worker, Hard worker, Terrific." - Dwight Schrute. Fun facts about Jaylynn, I'm a skilled roller blader, I’m quite athletic. Areas of  Passion Areas - Education, Children, Community Service, and Mathematics. In the past, Jaylynn worked as an Academic Coordinator of an after school program, New Evolution Education Center. Also, Jaylynn tutored mathematics to children between the ages of 7 and 15. Jaylynn is a Mathematics TCP Major; after graduation Jaylynn plans to teach high school math.

Email:
flint.sil.sla@umich.edu
Student Involvement and Leadership

Patrick Hall

Student Leadership Assistant

Patrick's favorite quote is, “I’m not intimidated by anyone. Everyone is made with two arms, two legs, a stomach and a head. Just think about that.” -Josephine Baker. Pat loves to cook, his passion areas lie within writing. He loves poetry, screenwriting, and music. He has worked copious jobs on campus from Equipment Manager for the Club Hockey team, to Student Supervisor at the Recreation Center to Office Assistant in the Accounting Office. Plans after graduating consist of utilizing his communication major and starting a film production company. 

Email:
flint.sil.sla@umich.edu
Student Involvement and Leadership

Immanuel Wright

Student Leadership Assistant

Immanuel's (Manny's) favorite quote is, "In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different." –Coco Chanel. A fun fact about Manny is that he has six names. His passion areas are being able to be a resource for other students, professional development, and education. Manny's professional experience includes, previously serving as a Peer Mentor, and currently serves as a Resident Advisor in addition to membership in student organizations. After graduation, Manny plans to go into higher education or become a neuroscience nurse.