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President's Peace Commission : Commissioners

Detailed listing and descriptions of recordings from the St. Mary's University President's Peace Commission symposia.

Student Commissioners (A-K)

Ms. Liz Ann Baez Aguilar 
Fall 1992 - Spring 1995

Ms. Yamin S. Aguilar 
Fall 1992 - Spring 1995

Ms. Heather Albright 
Fall 2002 - Spring 2004

Ms. Meridith Alvarez 
Spring 1992 - Spring 1995

Ms. Dyaneh Arredondo 
Fall 1999 - Spring 2000

Ms. Claudia Arrieta 
Spring 1992

Mr. Adan Balboa 
Fall 2000 - Spring 2001

Ms. Ericka Benavides 
Fall 1999

Ms. Kavita Bhalla 
Spring 2006

Mr. Charles Biedegar 
Fall 1985

Ms. Odilia Boffill 
Spring 1993 - Spring 1994

Mr. Sean Bourg 
Fall 2010 – Spring 2012

Ms. Susan Bowen 
Spring 1988

Ms. Jennifer Butler 
Spring 2008 – Spring 2009

Ms. Marcela Camarena 
Spring 2010 – Fall 2010

Ms. Márida Carmona 
Fall 1997 - Spring 2001;
Co-Coordinator: Fall 1998 - Spring 2001

Mr. Chris Chavez 
Spring 2002

Ms. Claudia Chavez 
Fall 1990 - Spring 1991

Ms. Vanessa Colon 
Fall 2007 – Spring 2009

Mr. Floyd Contreras 
Fall 2004 – Spring 2008
Co-Coordinator: Summer 2005 – Spring 2008

Mr. Aaron Cotrell 
Fall 2002 - Spring 2003

Ms. Becki David 
Fall 1991 - Spring 1992

Mr. Alfonso de la Torre 
Fall 2007 – Spring 2009

Mr. Charles Devine 
Fall 2008 – Spring 2009

Mr. Benjamin Domingue 
Fall 2000 - Spring 2002; 
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2001 - Spring 2002

Ms. Cristina Dominguez 
Fall 1999 - Spring 2000

Ms. Marina Douenat 
Fall 1989 - Fall 1990

Mr. Joshua Dunn 
Fall 2010 – Spring 2012

Ms. Christian Ekleberry 
Spring 2009 – Fall 2012
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2010 – Fall 2012

Mr. Weston Elkins 
Fall 2004 – Spring 2006

Mr. Jeremiah Ellis 
Fall 2003 - Fall 2004
Mr. Andrew Espinosa 
Spring 2001

Ms. Bernadette Estrada 
Fall 2003

Ms. Karlene Fenton-Williams 
Fall 1988

Ms. Niki Ficarra 
Fall 1989

Mr. Aaron Filsinger 
Fall 2006

Mr. Jose Fleming 
Fall 1995 - Fall 1996

Mr. Hector Flores 
Fall 1998 - Spring 1999

Mr. Joseph Forman 
1987

Feng Gao (Gable) 
Fall 1990

Mr. Brian Garcia 
Spring 2013 - present

Ms. Christina García 
Fall 2002 - Spring 2005

Ms. Gina Garza 
Fall 1993 - Spring 1995

Ms. Sandra Dee Garza 
Fall 1992 - Spring 1993

Mr. Camilo Gonima 
Fall 1990 - Spring 1991

Mr. Ariel Gonzales 
Fall 1998

Ms. Mónica González 
Spring 1995 - Spring 1996 (student);
Fall 1996 - Summer 1997; Spring 1998 - Summer 1999 (staff)

Ms. Ruby Gonzalez 
Fall 2004 – Spring 2005

Ms. Joanie Guerra 
1987

Ms. Alexandria Hackworth 
Spring 2013 - present

Ms. Kym Hemley 
Spring 1993 - Fall 1993

Ms. Elaine Hendricks 
Fall 2005 – Fall 2006

Ms. Sophia Henrichs 
Fall 1999 - Spring 2002

Mr. Ben Hernandez 
Fall 1991

Ms. Tina Holguin 
Spring 1994 - Spring 1996

Mr. James Hopkins 
Spring 2010

Mr. Mike (Miguel) Huerta 
Fall 1989 - Spring 1990

Ms. Jennifer Hugger 
Fall 1989 - Fall 1990

Ms. Victoria Hurtado 
Spring 1999 - Spring 2000

Ms. Janet Johnson 
Fall 1985

Ms. Amanda Jones 
Fall 2002

Ms. Shailaja Karmacharya 
Fall 2002

Ms. Rachel Kellar 
Spring 1995 - Fall 1996

Ms. Mary Ann Kleine 
Co-Coordinator: Spring 1989 (student);
Fall 1989 - Spring 1991 (staff)

Student Commissioners (L-Z)

Ms. Dottie Laster 
Fall 2002 - Fall 2003

Ms. Lily Liu 
Spring 2002

Ms. JoAnna Lujan 
Fall 1990

Ms. Vanessa Manning 
Fall 1997 - Spring 1998

Ms. Christina Markell 
Fall 1999

Mr. Carlos Martinez 
1986
Co-Coordinator: 1986

Ms. Misha McDonald 
Fall 2007

Mr. Sean McKee 
Fall 2008 – Spring 2012

Ms. Michelle McLaughlin 
Spring 2013 - present

Mr. Shane McMahon 
Spring 1999

Ms. Christina Montoya 
Fall 1996 - Spring 1998

Mr. Phillipe Nassif 
Fall 2008 – Fall 2009

Ms. Lisa O'Millian 
1986

Ms. Magdalena Ortega 
Fall 2007 – Spring 2008

Mr. Vince Pace 
Fall 1985

Ms. Cheyenne Palmer 
Fall 2012 - present

Ms. Natalie Pasqualone 
Fall 1990

Mr. David Pena 
1987

Mr. Michael Powell 
Spring 1991 - Spring 1992

Ms. Sarabeth Pridgen 
Fall 1995 - Fall 1997

Ms. JoAnn Quintanilla 
Fall 1990 - Fall 1991

Ms. Rose Ramos 
Fall 2000 - Spring 2001

Ms. Jennifer Riske 
Spring 1998 - Fall 1999

Ms. Ymelda Rivera 
Spring 2003 - Spring 2004

Ms. Keily Rivero 
Fall 2008 – Spring 2012

Mr. Roy Robinson 
Fall 1993

Ms. A. Kristina Rodriguez 
Spring 1997 - Spring 1998

Ms. Claudia Salas 
Fall 2004 – Spring 2005

Ms. Lauren Sanchez 
Fall 2007 – Spring 2011
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2008 – Spring 2011

Mr. Robert Schmidt 
1987

Mr. Sakib Shaikh 
Spring 2008

Ms. Sandra Silva 
1987

Mr. Patrick Simeroth 
Spring 2002 - Spring 2005 
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2002 - Spring 2004

Ms. Shivani Singh 
Fall 2003 - Spring 2005
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2004 - Spring 2005

Ms. Sydney Smith-Palmer 
Fall 1999 - Spring 2000

Mr. Gerard Swientek 
Fall 1990

Ms. Kathleen Taggart 
Fall 1992 - Fall 1994; Spring 1995

Ms. Sussanne "Suessie" Taylor 
Fall 1989 - Spring 1991

Ms. Grace Telles 
Fall 2001 - Fall 2002; 
Co-Coordinator: Spring 2002

Ms. Jordan Thomas 
Spring 2010

Ms. Jacqueline Toranzo 
Fall 2012 - present

Mr. Fred Trevino 
Fall 1988

Ms. Tami Tydlacka 
Fall 2006

Ms. Alba Urcullu 
Spring 2013 - present

Mr. Edward Vargas 
Fall 1999 - Spring 2000

Mr. Phillip Vargas 
Spring 1998 - Spring 2000

Ms. Maria Velez 
Fall 1991 - Spring 1992

Ms. Jorgina Villegas 
Fall 2012 - present

Ms. Jerilynn Walker 
Fall 1999 - Spring 2000

Ms. Chu chun Yu 
Fall 2002

Mr. Matthew Zamaripa 
Fall 2008 – Spring 2010

Mr. David Zapata 
Spring 2007 – Fall 2011

Mr. Alvaro Zapatel 
Fall 2008 – Spring 2009

Ms. Anastasia Zavala 
Fall 2010 – Spring 2012

Staff & Administrator Commissioners

Ms. Clare (Strockbine) Acosta
Fall 2011 – present
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2012 – present

Ms. Cecilia T. Aguilar
Fall 1991 - Spring 1998 
Co-Coordinator: 1992 - Spring 1998

Ms. Christine Andrews
1999

Ms. Carolyn Atkins
Fall 1985 - Fall 1987

Bro. Donald Boccardi, SM
Fall 1985 - Fall 1987

Ms. Mary Braley
Fall 1985 - Fall 1987

Rev. Miguel Briseno
Fall 1993 - Spring 1994

Ms. Michelle Burell
Fall 2004 – Spring 2006

Ms. Louise Cantwell
Fall 1990

Ms. Irma Cardona
Fall 1990

Mr. Javier Cervantes
Fall 2001 - Fall 2002

Bro. Paul Combest, SM
Fall 1994 - Spring 1996

Ms. Yolanda Constancio
Spring 2001 - Spring 2005

Mr. George Coronado
Fall 1985 - Fall 1987

Ms. Debbie Cunningham
Spring 1995 - Spring 1996

Mr. Kevin Francis Day
Fall 2000

Ms. Neomi DeAnda
Fall 1996 - Spring 1998

Ms. Karen Ditzler Johnson
Fall 1988 - Spring 1989

Ms. Jacqueline "Jackie" Dansby Edwards
Spring 1990

Mr. Daniel Farias-Aguilar
Fall 2006 – Spring 2007

Mr. Paul Felarca
Fall 2007 – Fall 2009

Ms. Melba Fisher
Spring 2001 - Fall 2002

Ms. Carrie Gaines
Fall 2003 - Spring 2005;
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2004 – Summer 2005

Ms. Migdalia Garcia
Fall 2004 – Fall 2006
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2005 – Fall 2006

Ms. Patricia R. García
Spring 2001

Ms. Judy Geelhoed
Fall 1993 - Spring 1999 
Co-Coordinator: Fall 1998 - Spring 1999

Mr. Bob Gonzales
Fall 1991 - Fall 1992

Ms. Jenee Margo Gonzales
Spring 2012 – present

Mr. Hector Gonzalez
Fall 1993

Ms. KellyAnne Grace
Fall 2007 – Spring 2008

Mr. Rey Gustamente
Fall 2003 - Spring 2005

Bro. Brian Halderman, SM
Fall 2008 – Spring 2011

Ms. Holly Harrison
Fall 2010 – Spring 2013

Mr. Paul Herrera
Fall 2008

Mr. Andrew Hill
Fall 1989 - Spring 1990; Spring 2000 - Fall 2001; Spring 2003

Ms. Krystina Irvin
Fall 2008 - Spring 2012
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2009 - Spring 2012

Ms. Marcy LaBossiere
Fall 2012 - present

Ms. Marianne Leal
Spring 1989 
Co-Coordinator: Spring 1989

Mr. Steve Lee
Spring 1989

Ms. Margaret Luévano
Fall 2001 - Spring 2002

Fr. John Manahan, SM
Fall 1989 - Spring 1993

Ms. Carolyn Martinez
Fall 1986

Ms. Patricia Mejia
Fall 2004; Summer 2005 – Fall 2007

Mr. David Miron
Fall 1999 - Spring 2000

Ms. Lucy Poludniak
Fall 2003 - Fall 2004 
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2004

Ms. Lois Pridgen
Fall 1989 - Fall 1991

Ms. Irene Quesnot
Spring 2009 – Fall 2012

Mr. Wayne Romo
Fall 2006 – Fall 2008
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2008

Ms. Nancy Roth-Roffy
Fall 1985

Mr. Steve Ruzicka
Spring 1988

Ms. Minita Santizo
Fall 1998 - Spring 2005 
Co-Coordinator: Fall 2001 - Spring 2004

Ms. Melissa Shiplett
Fall 2006 – Spring 2007

Mr. Richard Silva
Spring 1989

Dr. Missy Tobia
Spring 1997 - Spring 1998

Sr. Grace Walle, FMI
Spring 2004 - Spring 2005

Mr. Thomas Wendt
Spring 1993 - Fall 1993

Dr. Vicki A. Williams
Spring 2005

Ms. Dora Ybarra
Fall 1992 - Spring 1995

Dr. Andrea Zeddies
Spring 2002

Faculty Commissioners

Dr. Armando Abney
Fall 1992 - Spring 1994

Dr. Elijah Akhahenda
Fall 2001 – Spring 2008

Dr. James Ball
Fall 2010 – Spring 2012

Dr. Thomas Bolin
Spring 1998 - Fall 1999

Prof. Caroline Byrd
Fall 1989 - Spring 1991

Dr. Stephen Calogero
Spring 1994 - Spring 1997

Dr. Antonia Castañeda
Spring 2003

Dr. Jessica Cohen
Fall 2012 - present

Dr. Milo Colton
Fall 2006

Dr. Kenneth Craycraft
Spring 1997 - Fall 1997

Dr. Inmaculada de Melo-Martín
Spring 1999 - Fall 2004

Dr. Janet Dizinno
Fall 1993 - Spring 1995

Prof. Diane M. Duesterhoeft
Spring 1995 - Spring 2005
Co-Coordinator: Fall 1995 - Spring 2005

Prof. Cyra Dumitru
Fall 2011, Fall 2012

Dr. Henry Flores
Fall 1985

Dr. Alice Franzke
Fall 1985 - Fall 1989

Dr. Sonia R. García
Fall 1997 - Fall 1999

Dr. Kimberly Barnett Gibson
Spring 1996, Fall 1998

Prof. Douglas Haddock
Fall 1992 - Spring 1993

Prof. Frances Holland
Spring 1992 - Spring 1993

Dr. Larry Hufford
Fall 1993 - Fall 2001

Dr. Celine A. Jacquemin
Fall 2004 – Fall 2007

Dr. Alice Kersnowski
Fall 1993 - Spring 2001

Prof. Trish Keogh
Fall 2001 - Spring 2003

Rev. J. W. Langlinais, SM
Fall 1985

Dr. Camille Langston
Fall 2006 – Spring 2008

Dr. Ray Leal
Spring 1991 - Spring 1992

Prof. Marcella Lesher
Fall 1991 - Spring 1993; Fall 2009 - Spring 2011
Co-Coordinator: Spring 1992 – Spring 1993

Dr. Lucien Manchester
Spring 1990 - Fall 1991

Dr. Zaida L. Martinez
Fall 2011 - present

Prof. Mikail McIntosh
Fall 1989 - Fall 1990

Dr. Phil Meeks
Spring 1988 - Spring 1989

Rev. John Moder, SM
Spring 1985

Prof. John Moore
Fall 1985 - Spring 1989

Dr. Colleen Nolan
Fall 1993 - Spring 1997
Co-Coordinator: Fall 1993 – Spring 1995

Dr. Janet Oglethorpe
Fall 2001 - Fall 2002

Dr. Leona Pallansch
Fall 1998 – Spring 2004; Summer 2005 – Spring 2012
Co-Coordinator: Summer 2005 – Spring 2006; Fall 2008 – Spring 2011

Dr. Gerald Poyo
Fall 1992 - Spring 1993

Dr. Richard S. Pressman
1988 – present
Co-Coordinator: Fall 1988 – 1993; Fall 2006 – Spring 2008

Prof. Brian St. John
Spring 2010 – present

Sr. Ann Semel, SSND
Fall 1985 - Spring 1991

Prof. Sondra Sugerman
Fall 1997 - Spring 1999

Dr. Michael Sullivan
Spring 2013 - present

Rev. Rudy Vela, SM
Spring 2007 – Spring 2008

Dr. Alejandro Velez
Fall 1998 - Spring 1999

Dr. Gregory Walters
Fall 1990 - Spring 1992