Orientation Team

Orientation Team Leaders

 
Gena Alfonso - Director​​
 

Hometown: Pueblo, CO

CSU-Pueblo: BS in Mass Communications

University of Denver: MPS in Organizational and Professional Communications (Marketing/Public Relations Emphasis)

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Fountain

Favorite Number: 4

Favorite Campus Activity: Wolf Pack Welcome Week

Favorite Color: Pink

Favorite Board Game: Catch Phrase

Favorite Movie: Home Alone, Christmas Vacation

Favorite Food: Anything Chocolate

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My Parents

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? I don't know what my natural hair color is! :)

 

Tyler Hobson - Coordinator
 

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Campus Involvement: Graduate Assistant Office of Student Engagement and Leadership, Fraternity and Sorority Life, L.E.A.D. Program, HSB Accounting Club, Marketing Club

Favorite Spot on Campus: HSB

Favorite Number: 4,266,516,001

Favorite Campus Activity: Trivia Night

Favorite Color: Purple

Favorite Board Game: Firefly the Board Game

Favorite Magazine: Entrepreneur, Forbes, Fortune

Favorite Movie: The Great Escape and Christmas Vacation

Favorite Food: Sushi or anything I cook myself

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? Father and Brother

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? I own a music recording studio.

 


Juliette Mogenson - Orientation Satisfaction Expert
 

Hometown: Omaha, NE

Campus Involvement: Student Engagement and Leadership Office Staff, Orientation Leader, TRiO Program Tutor, I AM THAT GIRL, Psychology Club, Forbidden Banned Books Club

Favorite Spot on Campus: The LARC

Favorite Number: 23

Favorite Campus Activity: College Night at the Movies

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Board Game: Monopoly

Favorite Magazine: Cosmo

Favorite Movie: Avatar

Favorite Food: Spaghetti

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My Teachers

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? I hate bacon


 


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Keelan Bailey
 

Hometown: Colorado City, CO

Campus Involvement: Student Engagement and Leadership Office, ASG Election Commission

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Fountain

Favorite Number: 21

Favorite Campus Activity: The All American Rejects Spring Concert

Favorite Color: Blue

Favorite Board Game: Cards Against Humanity

Favorite Movie: Interstellar

Favorite Food: Anything from Chili's

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My Father


 


Bailey Bair
 

Hometown: Yuma, CO

Campus Involvement: Intramural Sports

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Fountain

Favorite Number: 12

Favorite Campus Activity: Intramural Sports

Favorite Color: Aqua

Favorite Board Game: Scrabble

Favorite Magazine: Cosmopolitan

Favorite Movie: Avatar

Favorite Food: Mashed Potatoes

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? Alan Alda

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? My personality

 


​​​​​​​​​​​​Ulyses Flores
 

Hometown: Pueblo, CO

Campus Involvement: L.E.A.D. Program

Favorite Color: Red



Vanessa Gallegos
 

Hometown: Pueblo, CO

Campus Involvement: Office of Student Engagement and Leadership

Favorite Spot on Campus: SEAL Office

Favorite Number: 10

Favorite Campus Activity: Distinguished Speaker Series

Favorite Color: Blue

Favorite Board Game: Monopoly

Favorite Magazine: Rolling Stone

Favorite Movie: Can't choose just one

Favorite Food: pizza


 

Kelli Gawel

Hometown: Westminster, CO

Campus Involvement: Provost Office, SEAL

Favorite Spot on Campus: LARC

Favorite Number: 10

Favorite Campus Activity: Pinterest Live

Favorite Color: Purple

Favorite Board Game: Clue

Favorite Magazine: People

Favorite Movie: Bridesmaids

Favorite Food: Sushi

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My brother



Taranea Hurse-Scott

Hometown: Dallas, TX

Campus Involvement: Band, S.O.U.L., 

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Fountain

Favorite Number: 6

Favorite Campus Activity: Football Games

Favorite Color: Pink

Favorite Board Game: Life

Favorite Magazine: Cosmo

Favorite Movie: A Little Princess

Favorite Food: Cheese Ravioli

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? Oprah

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? Outgoing Personality

 

Jordan Jones-Potts
 
 

Hometown: Seattle WA

Campus Involvement: Free Spirits Zoology Club, TRiO

Favorite Spot on Campus: Cafe

Favorite Number: 24

Favorite Campus Activity: Sports

Favorite Color: Blue

Favorite Board Game:

Favorite Magazine: National Geographic

Favorite Movie: Avatar

Favorite Food: Anything

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My mother

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? I rafted for my first time in the Nile River

 


Anna Jordan
 

Hometown: Colorado City, CO

Favorite Spot on Campus: Math Library

Favorite Number: 13

Favorite Campus Activity: Football Games

Favorite Color: Green

Favorite Board Game: The Game of Life

Favorite Magazine: People

Favorite Movie: Cinderella

Favorite Food: Mac n' Cheese

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My mom

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? I can play four different musical instruments.

 

 



Olivia Lopez
 

Hometown: Pueblo, CO

Campus Involvement: Office of Student Engagement and Leadership

Favorite Spot on Campus: 4th or 5th floor of the LARC

Favorite Number: 8

Favorite Campus Activity: Relaxation Station with henna and massages

Favorite Color: Purple

Favorite Board Game: Egyptian Slap Jack

Favorite Magazine: Teen Vouge

Favorite Movie: Hard to pick because there are do many...Django, Hunger Games, Dracula Untold, Guardians of the Galaxy, Titanic, Twilight Series (guilty pleasure), Forrest Gump...I could go on but I won't.

Favorite Food: Lemon Pepper Chicken Pasta

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My mom and sisters

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? I really love learning! I can spend hours and hours reading about the most random people/subjects/events. My most recent reading was on Queen Elizabeth II.


 

Emma Paulson
 

Hometown: Pueblo West, CO

Campus Involvement: Associated Students' Government

Favorite Spot on Campus: Library

Favorite Number: 3

Favorite Campus Activity: Holi

Favorite Color: Purple

Favorite Board Game: Scrabble

Favorite Magazine: Cosmo

Favorite Movie: Big Hero 6

Favorite Food: Mac n' Cheese

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My Older Sister

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? I am quick at learning languages


 

 
​​​​​​​Shanice Penn
 

Hometown: Culver City, CA

Campus Involvement: Health Education and Prevention Center, SOUL

Favorite Spot on Campus: OUC

Favorite Number: 21

Favorite Campus Activity: Build-a-Wolfie

Favorite Color: Purple

Favorite Board Game: Cranium

Favorite Magazine: Teen Vogue

Favorite Movie: Pitch Perfect

Favorite Food: Sushi

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? Alicia Keys

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? My personality

 


​​Roderick Reed
 

Hometown: Military Brat

Campus Involvement: Veteran's Educational Benefits Center, Student Life Volunteer

Favorite Spot on Campus: Grassy area between HSB and Science Building

Favorite Number: 7

Favorite Campus Activity: Working with the Student Veteran's Association

Favorite Color: Brown

Olivia Rottenborn
 

Hometown: Florence, CO

Campus Involvement: Office of Student Engagement and Leadership, ASG Senator

Favorite Spot on Campus: SEAL Office

Favorite Number: 13

Favorite Campus Activity: Comedians

Favorite Color: Green

Favorite Board Game: Monopoly

Favorite Magazine: National Geographic

Favorite Movie: What to Expect When You're Expecting

Favorite Food: Everything but veggies and tofu

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My parents

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? My last name


 


Anthony Schievelbein
 

Hometown: San Jose, California

Campus Involvement: Associated Students' Government, Residence Hall Assistant, Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity

Favorite Spot on Campus: ASG Office

Favorite Number: 13

Favorite Campus Activity: Late Night at the Rec

Favorite Color: Gold

Favorite Board Game: Dungeons and Dragons

Favorite Magazine: Doctor Who Magazine

Favorite Movie: Resident Evil

Favorite Food: Calamari

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My Father

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? I have studied six styles of Martial Arts


 

Josh Smith
 

Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO

Campus Involvement: Residence Assistant, Orientation Leader, Basketball Team

Favorite Spot on Campus: Massari Arena

Favorite Number: 11

Favorite Campus Activity: Sporting Events

Favorite Color: Blue and Yellow

Favorite Board Game: Uno

 
 
Jonothan Stephenson
 

Hometown: O'Fallon, MO

Campus Involvement: OUC Building Supervisor, Housing Desk Assistant, Lambda Chi Alpha, SOUL, Marketing Club, Accounting Club, Enactus, Prizm

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Fountain

Favorite Number: 7

Favorite Campus Activity: SOUL Events

Favorite Color: Gray

Favorite Board Game: Life

Favorite Magazine: GQ

Favorite Movie: Divergent

Favorite Food: Toasted Ravioli

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? Father

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? I was a Gerber Baby


 



Jacob Stice
 

Hometown: Hometown: Pueblo, CO

Campus Involvement: Associated Students' Government

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Library

Favorite Number: 7

Favorite Campus Activity: The Rock Wall

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Board Game: RISK

Favorite Magazine: Old School Lego Magazines

Favorite Movie: Lord of the Rings: Two Towers

Favorite Food: Potato Soup

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? Everyone...I was short! But mainly my dad.


 

Josyhia Thompson
 

Hometown: Colorado Spring, CO

Campus Involvement: Resident Assistant, Janitorial Staff, Cheer, Lambda Chi Alpha

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Residence Halls and LARC

Favorite Number: 18

Favorite Campus Activity: Comedians

Favorite Color: Silver/grey

Favorite Board Game: Life

Favorite Movie: Any comedy and Fast & Furious Franchise

Favorite Food: Menudo

What is the Most Unique Thing About You? My awkward conversation skills


 

Sarah Zarr
 

Hometown: Rochester, NY; Fresno, CA; Lolo, MT; Pueblo, CO

Campus Involvement: Office of Student Engagement and Leadership, Associated Students' Government, Enactus, Students for Life, President's Leadership Program, ThunderWolves Marching Band Color Guard, Tundra Winter Guard

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Fountain, Marching Band Practice Field, Sixth Floor LARC

Favorite Number: 3

Favorite Campus Activity: Student Orgs, ASG, Color Guard

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Board Game: Settlers of Catan

Favorite Magazine: Intercollegiate Review

Favorite Movie: Peter Pan

Favorite Food: Pork and Avocado Burritos with Green Chili

Who Did You Look Up to as a Child? My mom, sister, and brother

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