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Memorial Union – Administration Office

Kellie CloudExecutive Director, Memorial Union480-965-1407memorialunion@asu.edu
Emmery LedinAdministrative Secretary, Memorial Union
Lara KlinknerAssistant Director, Special Projects480-965-9139 

Business Accounting Office

The Memorial Union Business Accounting Office is located on the Mezzanine level and is responsible for administrative, financial, and human resources functions. It handles the processing of accounts payable and receivable for MU departments and programs including: Event and Meeting Services, Sparky’s Den, Business Partners, Student Organizations, Fraternity and Sorority Life, and Changemaker Central.

Heidi McGowanBusiness Operations Manager, Memorial Union480-965-5310memorialunion@asu.edu
Jill SoronsonAccountant
Brittany ChetochineBusiness Operations Specialist
Samantha EikeAccounting Specialist480-965-2399
Yuridia Martin Del CampoHR Specialist480-965-5819

Student Organizations and Leadership

Student Organizations and Leadership staff work to advise, support, inspire and empower over 1,000 student organizations to meet and exceed their own expectations. We are creating and maintaining a framework that empowers students and student organizations to take full control of their events and organizations, in turn giving them tangible and real world leadership experiences.

Brandon GrossAssociate Director, Student Engagement, MU & Student Pavilion   480-965-9665



Sean BryanCoordinator Sr., Student Organizations & Leadership
Meghan GallagherCoordinator Sr., Student Organizations & Leadership
Tessie BrackenCoordinator, Student Organizations & Leadership

Student Events and Programming

The Student Events and Programming team provides advising support for the Programming and Activities Board (PAB) along with supporting a variety of campus events and traditions that cultivate ASU spirit and pride. Programs that fall under Student Events and Programming include Homecoming, Devils on Mill, Devilpalooza and MU After Dark. The Programming and Activities Board can also provide technical and production support for other campus and student events.

Brandon GrossAssociate Director, Student Engagement, MU & Student Pavilion480-965-9665



Dennis RamosCoordinator, Student Events and Programming
 Coordinator, Student Events and Programming
Tony BrantTech Specialist, Student Pavilion



Changemaker Central Tempe

Changemaker Central @ ASU is a student-led and student-run initiative that exists to provide the opportunities and resources to inspire, catalyze and sustain student-driven social change. Visit our website at changemaker.asu.edu or one of the four locations on each of ASU’s campuses to learn more about how you can get involved and turn your passion into action through community service, entrepreneurship, service learning, and entrepreneurship.

Michelle Lyons-MayerAssistant Director, Memorial Union, Entrepreneurship and Service Initiatives480-965-0305changemaker@asu.edu
Jasmine SmallsCoordinator Senior, Memorial Union, Entrepreneurship and Service Initiatives
Kendon JungCoordinator
Aleksandra FroelichManagement Intern, Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Kaitlyn VanKlompenbergManagement Intern, Civic Engagement
Alba AranaManagement Intern, Service

Event and Meeting Services/ Operations

The Memorial Union serves as the primary meeting center on the campus of Arizona State University for registered student organizations, campus departments, and, at limited times of the year, organizations and businesses from the larger community. Event and Meeting Services schedules the designated "meeting and/or event" space in the MU and dedicated portions of Cady, Orange, and Tyler Malls, Palm Walk, Student Services Lawn, and Hayden Lawn. Event and Meeting Services is open weekdays from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. during breaks.

Jeff RenselDirector, Event and Meeting Services / Operations480-965-3406mureservations@asu.edu
Siobhan LyonsCoordinator, Event and Meeting Services / Operations
Josh DiazCoordinator Sr., Operations
Judy SchroederProgram Manager, Event and Meeting Services
Becky SteinmetzEvent Coordinator, Event and Meeting Services
Amanda BehnkeEvent Coordinator, Event and Meeting Services
Anastasja CastoroBuilding Mgr. Supervisor
Brianna RodriguezEvent Asst. Supervisor
Rose HeppnerInformation Desk Supervisor
Ryan GillManagement Intern, Student Pavilion


The Memorial Union Facilities Team provides services for the Memorial Union, including upkeep, infrastructure, and building components. This includes all plumbing, carpentry, electrical, painting, heating, ventilation and air conditioning. The facility team responds to maintenance requests, and trouble calls, helps to manage the custodial business partners, and performs minor renovations.

Ivan LybargerSupervisor, Facilities Management/ University Housing480-965-5728memorialunion@asu.edu
Dan LinckGeneral Maintenance Supervisor
Mike LandrithGeneral Maintenance
Terry Steiber

General Maintenance


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