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Mission & Staff

The Office of Student Programs
Suite G11, Lavin-Bernick Center

Our Mission

Student Programs, a department in the division of Student Affairs, maximizes student learning, personal development and achievement in student organizations through advising and services. The Student Programs staff are educators committed to excellence in all areas of programming, leadership development and extracurricular learning.


Our Staff

Director of Student Programs
G11D Lavin-Bernick Center

The director oversees the overall operation of the Office of Student Programs as well as all directors, activities and events that fall within the Office. S/he works closely with Student Programs advisors, student government leaders and the Associate Vice President for Student Affairs to ensure that the department is providing both student group advising services and comprehensive student programming. Additionally, the director focuses on campus programming and works with departments throughout Student Affairs to help plan and organize events.

Tel Francois BaillietTel François Bailliet
Assistant Director of Student Programs • G11A Lavin-Bernick Center

Tel advises all media organizations: The Hullabaloo newspaper, WTUL 91.5-FM, TUBE-TV, Literary Society/Tulane Review, Messenger multicultural newspaper, Media Board and the Tulane Journal of International Affairs. She co-advises many academic and political organizations and helps organizations obtain and learn to use email, listserv and web accounts. Tel assists with department events and produces department publications.


Assistant Director of Student Programs
G11F Lavin-Bernick Center

The Assistant Director of Student Programs co-advises the student government programming committees as well as serving as primary advisor to a number of organizations on campus, including Tulane University Campus Programming (TUCP). She or he is responsible for hiring, training and evaluating the student workers of the Student Organization Center (SOC) and for overseeing the operations of the SOC. Additionally, she or he coordinates all of the marketing efforts for the Office of Student Programs.


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Associate Director of Student Programs - Advising • G011B Lavin-Bernick Center

Daphne advises the Associated Student Body (ASB), the Graduate and Professional Student Association (GAPSA), and the Undergraduate Student Government (USG). She also answers questions related to starting, developing and advising student organizations and manages the student organizations database. Finally, Daphne is responsible for developing leadership curriculum and coordinating leadership programs on Tulane's campus.


Greg FeilingGreg Feiling
Associate Director of Student Programs - Programming • G11E Lavin-Bernick Center

Greg helps Tulane University Campus Programming (TUCP), Crawfest Committee, Tidal Wave and other groups plan large-scale campus events, and advises many student organizations, such as Juggling Club and Humans vs. Zombies. He reviews contracts for all student organizations and helps them with event planning. In addition, Greg is the lead organizer for Student Programs events, such as FAQs and Activities Expo.


Vanessa KingVanessa King
Executive Secretary • G04 Lavin-Bernick Center

Vanessa accepts and processes student organization event registration forms and contracts and payment forms. Vanessa is a great resource for students and organizations working with the event planning process.



MaryLouMary Lou Krase
Project Assistant • G11 Lavin-Bernick Center

Mary Lou supports the overall operations of the Office of Student Programs working with all professional and paraprofessional staff members in the office. From processing check requests and invoices to serving as a friendly face for students visiting the Student Organization Center (SOC) and providing excellent customer service, Mary Lou looks forward to working with students and assisting the OSP team.



Brad Romig
Associate Director of Student Programs - New Student Programs • G02K Lavin-Bernick Center

Brad leads the coordination of programs for and communications with new first-year students. He manages several new student programs including New Student Orientation, the EXPLORE Programs, Transfer Orientation, Fall Welcome, and Spring Orientation. He also coordinates the recruitment, selection, and training of almost 150 student staff members including Orientation Team Leaders, Fall Welcome Orientation Coordinators, and EXPLORE Orientation Coordinators. Additionally, Brad supports efforts across the University aimed at enhancing the first-year experience.

Jane Rushing

Jane Rushing
Associate Director of Student Programs - Administration • G11C Lavin-Bernick Center

Jane supervises the budget process for all student organizations recognized by student governments. She can answer questions related to your organization's finances including budget proposals and payment methods for supplies or events. Jane also advises the Undergraduate Student Government and Graduate and Professional Student Association finance committees and helps coordinate events and FAQs.




Division of Student Affairs, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-314-2188