About Us

Mission

The mission of FIU’s Fraternity and Sorority Life Office is to create a safe and educational environment for our social fraternities and sororities to thrive, grow, and develop their members as campus leaders. We will provide opportunities to strengthen their academic achievement and abilities of critical thought, promotion of leadership development opportunities, learn and engage through civic involvement, and promote the building of brother|sisterhood through positive relationship building.

Vision

To create a values-based fraternal community that lives the Ritual every day and supports the educational mission and values of Florida International University.

Meet the Staff

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Christianne I. Medrano Graham
Associate Director
cmedrano@fiu.edu
 

  • Miami Dade Community College, A.A. English
  • University of Florida, B.A. English, Secondary Ed
  • University of Florida, M.Ed., Student Personnel in Higher Ed
  • Indiana University, Ph.D. Candidate, Higher Education & Student Affairs
  • Gamma Eta Sorority, Inc., President Emerita
  • National Multicultural Greek Council, President Emerita

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all community programs and operations and strategic planning
  •  Learning outcomes development, curriculum planning, and assessment
  • Advises the Interfraternity Council and Order of Omega
  • Community Grade Reports and all unit reports
  • Administration of the Jelke Leadership Scholarship and the Jelke Greek Leadership Initiative
  • Advises the Order of Omega Greek Week Planning Committee
  • Coordinates the Greek Leadership Retreat
  • Facilitates FIU Greeks 101: New Member Workshops
  • Campus Chapter Advisor for:
    • Alpha Epsilon Pi – IFC
    • Phi Delta Theta – IFC
    • Sigma Phi Epsilon – IFC
    • Kappa Alpha Psi – NPHC
    • Kappa Delta Chi – MGC
    • Phi Sigma Sigma – PC
    • Sigma Kappa – PC
    • Omega Phi Beta – MGC
    • Sigma Lambda Beta – MGC
    • Sigma Gamma Rho – NPHC
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Trenton A. Nettles
Assistant Director

  • Western Oregon University, B.A. in ASL/English Interpreting, Legal Studies Minor
  • Oregon State University, M.S. in College Student Services Administration
  • Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

Responsibilities:

  • Advises the Multicultural Greek Council and Panhellenic Council
  • Programming for Community Health and risk Prevention Programs including: National Hazing Prevention Week, Alcohol Awareness Week, Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and Men & Masculinity Programs
  • Coordinates the Greek Advisors (Web) Training Series
  • Session Coordinator for campus-based Undergraduate Interfraternity Institute
  • Facilitates FIU Greeks 101: New Member Workshops
  • Campus Chapter Advisor for:
    • Beta Theta Pi – IFC
    • Sigma Chi – IFC
    • Lambda Theta Alpha -- MGC
    • Phi Iota Alpha – MGC
    • Alpha Phi Alpha– NPHC
    • Phi Beta Sigma - NPHC
    • Alpha Xi Delta– PC
    • Delta Phi Epsilon – PC
    • Alpha Chi Omega – PC
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Joseph Kimber, Jr
Coordinator
jkimberj@fiu.edu

  • University of Florida, B.S. in Journalism
  • University of Central Florida, M.A. in Higher Ed & Student Personnel
  • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all community programs and operations
  • Advises the National Pan-Hellenic Council and the Interfraternity Council
  • Oversees The GOLD Star Program and Greek Awards Selections Committee and Data Analysis
  • FSL Marketing, promotions, and Website maintenance
  • Coordinates IFC University
  • Facilitates FIU Greeks 101: New Member Workshops
  • Campus Chapter Advisor for:
    • Delta Sigma Phi – IFC
    • Sigma Alpha Mu – IFC
    • Zeta Beta Tau– IFC
    • Lambda Upsilon Lambda – MGC
    • Sigma Beta Rho - MGC
    • Alpha Kappa Alpha – NPHC
    • Alpha Omicron Pi – PC
    • Phi Mu – PC
    • Iota Phi Theta – NPHC
    • Theta Chi – IFC

Contact

(Organization Name)
c/o Fraternity & Sorority Life
Florida International University
MMC, GC 2240
Miami, FL 33199

305-348-2138
Fax 305-348-3823
greeklife@fiu.edu

Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 9 am – 5 pm

FSL Staff

Christianne I. Medrano Graham
Associate Director
cmedrano@fiu.edu

Trenton Nettles
Assistant Director
tnettles@fiu.edu

Joseph Kimber
Program Coordinator
jkimberj@fiu.edu

Alejandro Feliu
Graduate Assistant