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Division of Academic Engagement and Student Achievement LSAMP: Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation

Meet Our Team

Contact Us

Location: Daggy Hall 101
Email: wsu.lsamp@wsu.edu
Phone: 509-335-0452


Our Staff

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Denise Sanchez-Castellanos 
Support Coordinator
Daggy Hall 101
Mon-Thurs 8:00am-1:00pm
d.sanchez-castellan@wsu.edu
509-335-3347

Denise’s Bio: Denise Sanchez-Castellanos is the Support Coordinator for the Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Program here at Washington State University. She received her Associates in Communication, Media and Languages from Norco City College in Norco, CA. After a three year break, she has returned as a full-time student pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Business with a focus in Accounting at Washington State University. “LSAMP has been a great way for me to work with a lot of incredibly intelligent and talented students and I look forward to meeting everyone and working with you all throughout the year!”


DAESA Administration & Staff in Support of LSAMP

Mary Sanchez Lanier

Mary Sánchez Lanier
Assistant Vice Provost
sanchez@wsu.edu

Jeremy Lessmann, Director of the Office of Undergraduate Research.

Jeremy Lessmann
Director, Office of Undergraduate Research
jlessman@wsu.edu

Jeffery Moss

Jeffery Moss 
Administrative Assistant
jmoss@wsu.edu

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Bev Makhani
Director of Communications and Marketing
makhani@wsu.edu

Daniel Rieck

Daniel Rieck
Web Developer and Coordinator
daniel.rieck@wsu.edu 


Meet Our Bridge Leaders

Our STEM students who serve as Bridge Leaders to our LSAMP Scholars are a key part of the Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Program. They are experts who can help you get started and answer your questions about STEM undergraduate research, internships, scholarships, etc. Visit our LSAMP Bridge Leaders page to learn more about them and/or schedule an appointment today.

Meet Our Ambassadors

Our STEM students who serve as STEM Ambassadors for our community colleges, are a key part in creating a lasting partnership with LSAMP Community Colleges. They are experts in providing resources and opportunities in STEM research, internships, scholarships, etc. As well as answering any questions students may have. Visit our LSAMP STEM Ambassadors page to learn more about them and/or schedule an appointment today.