About Us

Mission

The mission of FIU’s Center for Leadership and Service is to provide students with developmental and experiential opportunities that foster leadership, action, and community engagement.  Through leadership education, service, and social innovation, students will become active citizens on-campus, in their respective communities, and globally.

Vision

Developing students for engagement in life long leading, serving, and learning.


Meet the Staff

Patricia

Patricia Lopez-Guerrero
Director

  • Ashoka U Change Leader - Student Service Pillar
  • Relay For Life Advisor
  • AOL (Graduate Student)
  • Office of Global Learning Liaison

teminop@fiu.edu

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Associate Director, BBC

  • AOL (BBC / Online)
  • LEAD Team (BBC)
  • Certified Student Leader Program
  • Programs on Demand
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Joanna Garcia
Associate Director, MMC

  • Global Living Learning Community
  • Leadership Summit Committee Chair
  • Food Pantry (MMC)
  • Office of Engagement Liaison

jogarcia@fiu.edu

Shannonlee

Shannonlee Rodriguez
Assistant Director, MMC

  • AOL (MMC / Greek)
  • LEAD Team (MMC)
  • Programs on Demand

 shrodr@fiu.edu

Nashira

Nashira Williams
Assistant Director, MMC

  • Alternative Breaks Advisor (MMC)
  • NASPA Lead Initiative
  • Civic Learning & Democratic Engagement (CLDE)
  • Service Medallion of Distinction
  • Engagement Week

naswilli@fiu.edu

Emani

Amanda McDole
Assistant Director, MMC

  • FYRST Change-makers Learning Community
  • FIU Start Up Liaison
  • Global Civic Engagement Student Advisory Board
  • Civic Ventures
  • Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship

 amcdole@fiu.edu

Babyface

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Coordinator, BBC

  • Alternative Breaks Advisor (BBC)
  • Days of Service
  • Volunteer Fair (BBC)
  • Community Partner Outreach
rcard@fiu.edu
Vacant

Katelyn Bodwell
Coordinator, MMC

  • AOL (Athlete)
  • Omicron Delta Kappa Advisor
  • Roarthon Advisor
  • Advanced Leadership Challenge (MMC)
  • CSO Service Reports
  • Social Media

 kbodwell@fiu.edu

Roary


Office Coordinator

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Angelica Walker
Biscayne Bay Campus
Graduate Assistant
awalker@fiu.edu

Ana

Ana Gomez
Modesto Maidique Campus
Graduate Assistant
amagomez@fiu.edu

Thaline

Thaline Rodene
Modesto Maidique Campus
Graduate Assistant
trodene@fiu.edu

Violet

Violet Agembah
Modesto Maidique Campus
Graduate Assistant
vagembah@fiu.edu

Social


News

iChange FIU: Bringing an online education full circle — for the pups

Angel Ribolla, a FIU Online senior studying psychology and entrepreneurship, took her college experience full-circle when she Skyped-in [...]

Dance marathon raises more than $94,000 to help sick children

Roarthon is more than a 17-hour dance marathon. It’s also an FIU tradition and a year-long fundraising organization that raises [&#82 [...]

FIU celebrates outstanding students at annual award ceremony

Published researchers, disability advocates and passionate leaders are all among FIU’s best and brightest. The Division of Academic & Student [...]

Want to settle your library debt? Donate to the student food pantry

          Did you forget to renew that book you were using for research? Loss track of […]

Food insecurity is a reality at FIU

The holiday season is the perfect time to give back and pay it forward, but it’s not the only time […]

Everything you need to get election-ready

Did you know early voting for the 2018 midterm elections starts this week? How about that FIU MMC is an […]

Students engage in 9/11 Day of Service

This past Saturday, more than 200 students and members of the community convened at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus to take […]

Florida brain gain: FIU is ensuring that Sunshine State employers find the talent they need in new graduates

Brian Castillo is the kind of young professional Florida Gov. Rick Scott wants to see more of. [...]

Students raise $100,000 for Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

Spearheaded by the Center for Leadership and Service, Roarthon is an FIU tradition that is dear to the hearts of […]

Student food pantry has significant spike in use

The Division of Student Affairs celebrated the ribbon cutting ceremony and open house of the new Student Food Pantry location […]

Contact

Modesto Maidique Campus
GC 242

305-348-6995
Fax 305-348-6991

cls@fiu.edu

 

Student Office, MMC
GC 2210

305-348-2149

Biscayne Bay Campus
WUC 353

305-919-5360

cls@fiu.edu

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