Sustainable LA Grand Challenge Staff

The Sustainable LA Grand Challenge staff specializing in Research Development, Strategic Relations and Communications create opportunities to bring together UCLA faculty and researchers and external stakeholders to co-develop research agendas, design interventions and yield effective, accelerated knowledge translation with meaningful societal impacts in urban sustainability.

Eric Hoek


Eric Hoek

Faculty Director

 

Cassie Rauser


Cassie Rauser

Executive Director

 

 

 

Jennifer Craer Headshot


Jennifer Craer

Assistant Director, Research Development

 

Jonathan Van Dyke Headshot


Jonathan Van Dyke

Communications and Public Relations Manager

Rebecca Shipe


Rebecca Shipe

Instructor, Undergraduate Research Scholars Program

 

 

Sophie Katz Headshot


Sophie Katz

Proposal Development Manager

 

Vincent Ta Headshot


Vincent Ta

Information Analyst

Adjovi Koene


Adjovi Koene

Program Administrator

 

 

Sharon Chang Headshot


Sharon Chang

Director of Development

 

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Scott Hassler

Foundation Relations and Corporate Philanthropy Liaison

 

Rachel Scott Foster


Rachel Scott Foster

Associate Director of Development

 

 

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Yvonne Eadon

Information Analyst

 

Jane Lee Headshot


Jane Lee

Teaching Assistant, Undergraduate Research Scholars Program

 

 

Caroline Cheng Headshot


Caroline Cheng

Digital Communications Assistant

 

Yua Watanabe Headshot


Yua Watanabe

Graphic Designer

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Jo Tarczynski

Data Management Assistant