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Dining Management Directory

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Dining Students, Faculty, and Staff

We are here to ensure your dining experience is a memorable one.

De Neve, Bruin Bowl & Geffen Academy at UCLA

(310)206-628

Bruce Pearson


Bruce Pearson
General Manager

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Marisol Elias
Geffen Academy
Executive Chef
 

Juan Alvarado


Juan Alvarado
Sr. Food Service Manager

Cocepcion Carcano


Cocepcion Carcano
Food Service Manager

 

Daisy Picaso-Perez


Daisy Picaso-Perez
Food Service Manager

Glendis Alvarado


Glendis Alvarado
Food Service Manager

 

 

Bruin Plate & Epicuria at Covel

Guadalupe Morales


Guadalupe Morales
General Manager

Jeff Viviano


Jeff Viviano
Bruin Plate
Executive Chef

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Christa Carretero
Epicuria at Covel
Executive Chef

Constantine Maureas


Constantine Maureas
Sr. Food Service Manager

 

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Carlos Chung
Sr. Food Service Manager

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Alberto Perez
Food Service Manager

Greg Vidal


Gregory Vidal
Food Service Manager

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Miguel Chaidez
Food Service Manager

 

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Brian Edan
Food Service Manager

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Melissa Lewis
Food Service Manager

Laura Quijas


Laura Quijas
Food Service Manager

 

FEAST at Rieber & Rendezvous

Michael Baray


Michael Baray
General Manager

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Mark Kim
Executive Chef

Michael Chang


Michael Chang
Executive Chef 

Vanessa Galvan


Vanessa Galvan
Sr. Food Service Manager

Kalifa Omar


Kalifa Omar
Food Service Manager

Samantha Durazo


Samantha Durazo
Food Service Manager

Santiago Sanchez


Santiago Sanchez
Food Service Manager

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Emraida Ortanez
Food Service Manager

The Study at Hedrick & The Drey

Edward Westbrook


Edward Westbrook
General Manager

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Peter Leichner
Executive Chef

Dinesh de Silva


Dinesh de Silva
Food Service Manager

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Sal Guardado
Food Service Manager

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Liliana Sandoval
Food Service Manager

Rosa Soto


Rosa Soto
Food Service Manager

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Maria Alcantar Hernandez
Food Service Manager

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Nathan Baker
Food Service Manager

Bruin Café & Café 1919

Heather Mekkinosson


Heather Mekkinosson
Sr. Food Service Manager

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Christopher Lopez
Executive Chef

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Maria G. Estrada
Food Service Manager

Lucia Morales


Lucia Morales
Food Service Manager

Epicuria at Ackerman

Fernando Garrido


Fernando Garrido
Sr. Food Service Manager

Jacek Majewski


Jacek Majewski
Executive Chef

Jose Lamas

 
Jose Lamas
Food Service Manager

 

Commissary

Adam Steudle


Adam Steudle
General Manager

Jose Lopez


Jose Lopez
Sr. Food Service Manager

 

 

Bakery
(Located in the De Neve Residential Restaurant)

Richard Ruskell


Russell Ruskell
Executive Chef

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Rachel Lam
Food Service Manager

 

 

Assistant Directors

Calvin Farr


Calvin Farr
Assistant Director of Residential Dining
cfarr@ha.ucla.edu
(310)350-9485

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Alex Macias
Assistant Director of Facilities & Equipment Support

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Luis Martinez
Assistant Director of Dining Services Central Office

 

Dining Administration

Al Ferrone


Al Ferrone
Senior Director of Food & Beverage
aferrone@ha.ucla.edu
(310)206-8046 

Charles Wilcots


Charles Wilcots
Associate Director
cwilcots@ha.ucla.edu
(310)206-8668

Chef Joey


Joey Martin
Senior Executive Chef
jmartin@ha.ucla.edu
(310) 825-7962