Professional Staff

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Michela Buccini

Director

Michela is Director of the Learning Commons. She also directly oversees the Academic Coaching program and college Success Plans.


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Megan Bucks

Associate Director

Megan works with faculty who integrate academic supports into their courses. She also oversees the administration of the Supplemental Instruction and Learning Assistant programs, the AWC, the MASS Center, and Supplemental Review Session program.


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Stacey Martin

Assistant Director

Stacey oversees the administration of the Learning Community Program and other First-Year Initiatives. She works with Peer Leader Coordinators and Peer Leaders to provide first-year support and mentorship to Learning Communities across campus.


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Hannah Williamson

Assistant Director

Hannah works with the first-year experience arm of the office. She specifically works with colleges at UC on curriculum development, instructor-led programming, and assessing FYE programs on campus, and oversees the Success Skills Workshop program.


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Samantha McMahon

Senior Academic Services Administrator

Samantha oversees the student staff for the Supplemental Review Sessions program and the MASS Center, which provide support for students in Calculus and many other math and science courses.


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Alaina Peters

Academic Services Administrator

Alaina oversees the Peer Tutoring program student staff and operations, including managing connections with UC Clermont and Student-Athlete Support Services.


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Daniel Floyd

Academic Services Administrator

Daniel oversees the student staff and operation of the Academic Writing Center.


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Jacob Steele

Academic Services Administrator

Jacob oversees the Peer Facilitator Program and provides additional to support to the Learning Communities, Peer Coordinators and Peer Leaders, and other First-Year Initiatives.


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Courtney Amicon

Program Manager

Courtney supports many aspects by coordinating presentation requests, managing external communications, and handling office management and technology. She also oversees the Marketing Intern and all office marketing projects.

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Rachel Otte

Program Manager

Rachel oversees the Front Desk Assistants and front desk operations. She also manages all student staff hiring for the Learning Commons.

Learning Commons Graduate Students

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Jenna Kreinbrink

Occupational Therapy

Assisting Learning Communities and MASS Center

Jenna is a first-year graduate student in the College of Allied Health Sciences Master of Occupational Therapy program. She is a recent UC alum, graduating with her Bachelors of Sciences in Health Sciences this past May. During her undergraduate career, Jenna served as a Peer Leader and Peer Leader Coordinator within the Learning Communities program. Jenna supports two of the Learning Commons programs as a graduate assistant - the Learning Communities program and the Supplemental Review Session program/MASS Center - by accomplishing administrative tasks, developing training and programmatic materials, and general assistance throughout our office.