Staff & Office Contacts

Location and Hours

  • Office location: Bertrand Hall, Room 108 
  • Office Hours: Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 6s:00pm, and Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm (Wednesday closed from 12-1:00pm) 
  • Phone: 415.458.3750 
  • Fax: 415.458.3730 Email: 

Marianne Stickel

Assistant Vice President for Academic Services & Registrar
Tel: 415.458.3722 

Marianne oversees the management of the Academic Services area, which includes the Registrar’s Office and the Academic Advising & Achievement Center. Generates and edits the Academic Catalog; acts as the Primary Designated School Official for the Immigration Dept. of the US government; certifies student athletes for NCAA II eligibility; participates in the Retention Team, and the Curriculum and Educational Policy Committee and the Dominican Operations Work Group.


Margarita Fernandez

Registration & Records Specialist
Tel: 415.458.3766 

Margarita manages and maintains permanent student records; processes all grades and grade reports; logs and processes academic and fiscal petitions; processes all student contracts – Honors, Internships, Teaching Assistantships and Independent Studies; processes leaves of absence & withdrawals; assists with walk-in services; chairs the Fiscal Petition working group and PACE Registrations.

Colette Galiani 

Associate Registrar
Tel: 415.257.1392

Colette is responsible for the department’s data integrity and functionality, which includes data management/validation, testing, and reporting in the Ellucian PowerCAMPUS academic records system.  She coordinates departmental operations, oversees the department’s web presence, serves as an internal trainer, and as a consultant to the Information Technology and Academic Advising and Achievement departments in matters related to PowerCAMPUS.  Chair:  Academic Petition Committee.

Xiomara Garcia

Transfer Evaluation/Articulation Officer
Tel: 415.485.3260

Xiomara determines the acceptable credit for all transfer applicants; oversees the maintenance of Undergraduate & Graduate student transfer data records in PowerCAMPUS; processes Petition to Challenge Courses forms; GPA calculations for all Cal Grant applicants; authorizes courses to be taken off-campus; serves as liaison between Dominican and other schools in developing and maintaining articulation agreements.

Shallie Johnson

Degree Auditor
Tel: 415.257.1335

Shallie ensures reliable and timely information, as well as efficient and user-friendly business process, related to graduation progress, degree conferral, and advancement to candidacy, under the supervision of the AVP for Academic Services/University Registrar. Authorizes the conferral of degrees and certifies degree progress for all enrolled students.  Provides advisor training on PowerCAMPUS Academic Plan software. Collaborates with the Director of Academic Advising and Achievement and Department Chairpersons in clarifying degree requirements and in developing communications and training for students on interpreting and maintaining their own degree audits.