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Meet the Staff

  • Director

    Rick Moreci

    Rick oversees the entire Student Centers department working closely with the various tenants and vendors within the Student Centers at both the Loop and Lincoln Park campuses.

  • Associate Director

    Jeff Quest

    Jeff oversees the implementation of the entire Student Centers operation on the Lincoln Park campus. He focuses on special events throughout the year within the Student Center including late night events and Summer Conferences.

  • LPC Events Coordinator

    Jack Hester

    Jack works with various departments, student organizations, and outside rental clients regarding their event planning needs. Jack oversees the entire event planning process for larger Student Center spaces, including Room 120AB and Cortelyou Commons, and any large scale conferences.

  • LPC Events Reservationist

    Ashantis Jones

    Ashantis is the first person to review all requests for space in the Student Centers – Lincoln Park. Ashantis is also the main point of contact for events taking place in the 3rd floor meeting rooms as well as the Quad and Atrium spaces.

  • Day Operations Manager

    Joe Skibicki

    Joe oversees all of the event management, floor, and building operations during the daytime hours at the Student Center, Cortelyou Commons, and Munroe conference rooms at the Lincoln Park campus.

  • AV Services Coordinator & Operations Manager

    Blake Trchka

    Blake oversees all of the audio-visual and technology needs for the Student Center, Cortelyou Commons, and Munroe conference rooms on the Lincoln Park campus. Blake additionally assists in overseeing all of the event management, floor, and building operations.

  • Night Operations Manager

    Brian Holifield

    Brian oversees all of the event management, floor, and building operations during the nighttime and weekend hours at the Student Center, Cortelyou Commons, and Munroe conference rooms at the Lincoln Park campus. 

  • Assistant Director - Loop Student Center & Conference Center

    Aida Atsbaha

    Aida oversees the entire Conference Center operation for DePaul University's Loop campus. She also manages the Loop Student Center 11th floor activities. Aida works closely with all university departments, student organizations, and many external clients.

  • Assistant Director - Events & Conference Services

    Kyle Janis

    Kyle provides oversight to the event planning, production coordination, and financial accounting for events and conferences, working closely with external DePaul clients in both Lincoln Park and Loop Student Center managed spaces.

  • Production Assistant, Loop Student Center & Conference Center

    Adal Keleta

Adal works with various university departments and student organizations regarding their event planning needs. He also oversees all event management, floor, and building operations at the Loop Student Center.​