Academic and Student Affairs

Supporting Student Success

The Department of Academic and Student Affairs is responsible for overseeing a variety of critical systemwide functions and processes involving academic programs, policy development and student services at all NSHE institutions.  The department also serves as a resource for Nevada’s K-12 public education system and as the portal agency for the Statewide Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA). 

Academic and Student Affairs Contacts

Renée Davis

Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs and Community Colleges

Phone
(775) 784-4901
Fax
(775) 784-1127

Jana Burd

GEAR-UP College Coordinator

Phone
(702) 889-8426
Fax
(702) 889-8492

Terina Caserto

Senior Analyst

Phone
(775) 784-4901
Fax
(702) 784-1127

Donna Healy

Executive Assistant

Phone
(775) 784-3443
Fax
(775) 784-1127

Laura Obrist

Foster Youth Ambassador

Phone
(702) 889-8426
Fax
(702) 889-8492

Patty Porter

Director, Nevada Office of WICHE

Phone
(775) 784-3449
Fax
(775) 784-1127

José Quiroga

Research Analyst

Phone
(775) 784-4901
Fax
(775) 784-1127

David Singleton

Academic and Transfer Policy Analyst

Phone
(702) 889-8426
Fax
(702) 889-8492

Janet Stake

GEAR-UP Director, Programming and Outreach

Phone
(775) 784-4901
Fax
(775) 784-1127