Responsibilities include system analysis and design, database management, Web site development, desktop publishing and faculty projects of relevant new technologies.
Alex Minnis is the Assistant Director of the Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) program, which welcomed its charter class in 2012.
Alex works directly with the MPAc students, providing academic advising and guidance for student programs, events and activities from Orientation through Commencement. She also collaborates with the Associate Director in coordinating MPAc recruiting and admissions activities, and manages the on-campus recruitment operations for MPAc students.
Jerry Montoya’s responsibilities include system analysis and design, database management, website development, desktop publishing and faculty projects of relevant new technologies.
Elizabeth Moon joined the Graduate School of Management’s Career Development team in January 2014, bringing a focus on career counseling and an expertise in working with international students. She provides all students with career assistance in the areas of resumes, cover letters, interviewing, job/internship search strategies, negotiations, networking and business etiquette.
Manages the School’s information technology program.
William Orta is the associate director for the Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) program.
MBA Director of Admissions and Enrollment
Associate Director of Admissions, Sacramento MBA
2203 Education Building
4610 X St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
Niki Peterson believes in being the change one longs to see in the world. Through her efforts as senior program manager for the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, she creates a professional yet welcoming entrepreneurial platform where innovators can come together to cultivate and develop their ideas into tangible/marketable products that benefit our global society.
Peterson holds a bachelor of science in accountancy from the California State University, Sacramento.
540 Alumni Lane
Davis, CA 95616
Jacqueline is responsible for driving work-flow improvements to increase operational efficiency and effectiveness. She collaborates with the Associate Director, Academic & Student Services on the development of the school’s enrollment and information systems. Jacqueline is responsible for working directly with the full-time MBA students by providing guidance for student programs, events, and activities as well as supporting MBA recruiting and admissions activities.
As the GSM Registrar, Lisa Sanchas is responsible for registration, course scheduling, enrollment management, academic progress, degree certification, record-keeping and student advising across all GSM programs. Sanchas also manages the GSM’s in-house student registration system for each program, creates the school’s academic calendar, and works with various campus units to resolve issues regarding fee assessments, student accounts, and financial aid.
With more than 22 years experience as a Director of Project and Instructional Resources, Sanchez manages the operations and instructional support unit for the school.
540 Alumni Ln
Sims comes to the GSM most recently from UC Davis IET Department. He was Storekeeper and Equipment Manager. He was employed with them for over 2 1/2 years. Previously, Sims worked for the Department of Veteran Affairs and UCDMC. He also served in the US Army for over 10 years as a Supply SGT/Operations Manager. He has his Bachelor of Science degree from Trident University in Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management. He is currently working towards his MBA from Trident University, which an anticipated graduation of 2019.
Associate Director, Marketing and Communications, Mike and Renee Child Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
540 Alumni Lane
Davis, CA 95616
The IMPACT curriculum is a 10-week project capstone course that allows UCD MBA students to gain real-world experience by working on corporate strategy projects in small teams. Tracey serves as a liaison for sponsor donors, faculty leads, and student team members to provide high-level support for the course, performing complex coordinating, planning and analysis functions.
Davis, CA 95619
Responsible for workflow management, course evaluations, textbooks, consultation, and evaluation for Project & Instructional Resources. Coordinates instructional materials/resources for undergraduate, and graduate courses