Our People

LEADERSHIP TEAM

Dr. Paul J. Angelo
Dr. Paul J. Angelo
Director
Ruben Lopez
Ruben Lopez
Deputy Director
Chief of Staff
Scott Tollefson
Dr. Scott D. Tollefson
Dean of Academic Affairs
Barbara Fick
COL Barbara R. Fick, PhD
Military Faculty
Chief of Security Cooperation and Interagency Integration
Maria Fernanda Martinez
Maria Fernanda Martinez
Chief of Operations and Student Affairs
Darla Jordan
Darla Jordan
Director of Strategic Communication
Kara O'Ryan
Kara O'Ryan
Outreach Program Manager
Mathes
COL (ret.) Patrick Mathes
Perry Center Representative to USSOUTHCOM

FULL-TIME FACULTY

Bitencourt
Dr. Luis Bitencourt
Professor
William Godnick
Dr. William Godnick
Professor of Practice
Erin McFee
Dr. Erin K. McFee
Professor of Practice
Paterson
CDR (ret.) Patrick Paterson, PhD
Associate Dean for Research and Publications
Realuyo
Celina Realuyo
Professor of Practice
Saaavedra
BG (ret.) Boris Saavedra, PhD
Professor
Arturo Sotomayor
Dr. Arturo Sotomayor
Professor
Spencer
Dr. David Spencer
Professor

VISITING FACULTY

Diego Cabuya
LCDR Diego Cabuya
- Fulbright Scholar -
Colombian Navy
Max Nathanson
Max Nathanson
Fellow for Climate Security Studies

STAFF

Besosa
Liliana Besosa
Operations Officer
Chase Boone
Chase Boone
Research Associate
Sarah Buell
Sarah Buell
Program Analyst
Castro
Luis Castro
Resource Manager
Georgina Crovetto
Georgina Crovetto
Alumni Coordinator
Escudero
Tatiana Escudero
Registrar
Nick Foreit
Nick Foreit
IT Specialist
Sydney Knapp
Sydney Knapp
Assistant Registrar
Liesl Kunz
Liesl Kunz
Operations Coordinator
Maritza Monteverde
Maritza Monteverde
Executive Assistant to the Director
Neine
Raul Neine
Chief Technology Officer
Gabrielli Raya Lebron
Gabrielli Raya Lebron
Public Affairs Specialist
Valeria Rojas Garzón
Valeria Rojas Garzon
Outreach and Alumni Coordinator
Henry Tweddle
Henry Tweddle
Operations Officer

FELLOWS / INTERNS

Intern-VitorAlves
Vitor Alves
- Intern -
University Center of Brasilia
Isabelle Boggs
Isabelle Boggs
- Intern -
Georgetown University
Deacon Brock
Deacon Brock
- Military Fellow -
United States Naval Academy
Duru Gunyakti
Duru Gunyakti
- Intern -
Boston University
Annika Koch
Annika Koch
- Intern -
Vanderbilt University
Mick Konstantopoulos
Mick Konstantopoulos
- Intern -
George Washington University
Jose Menendez
Jose Menendez
- Intern -
University of Colorado - Boulder
Alejandro Meneses-Fish
Alejandro Meneses-Fish
- Intern -
University of Saint Andrews
Ireland Neville
Ireland Neville
- Intern -
Georgetown University
Maeve Smillie
Maeve Smillie
- Intern -
Boston University
Intern-SouzaFelipe
Felipe Souza
- Intern -
George Washington University
Alexandra Trudeau
Alexandra Trudeau
- Intern -
Johns Hopkins University
Jose Miguel Villafuerte Lupa
Jose Miguel Villafuerte Lupa
- Intern -
Inter-American Defense College