The Office of New Student programs relies on student staffing and professional staffing to fulfill our program and office objectives. The full-time professional staff are listed below.

You can reach any of our professional staff through our office phone number at 734-764-6413 or through email at onsp@umich.edu.

Joe Colangelo (he/him)

Interim Director, Office of New Student Programs

Janet Hinz (she/her)

Administrative Coordinator

John Rising (he/him) 

Business Systems Analyst

Orientation and Welcome to Michigan Programs

Joe Colangelo (he/him)

Associate Director 

Jarel McRae (he/him)

Assistant Director

Stacey Parker (she/her)

Administrative Services Coordinator

Pa Houa Xiong (she/they)

Orientation Program Specialist 

University Mentorship and Transfer Connections

Sarah St. Amie (she/her)

Assistant Director, Program Director for Mentorship Program and Transfer Connections 

Veteran and Military Services

Phil Larson, (he/him)

Associate Director, Program Director for Veteran and Military Services Program

Arts at Michigan

Joe Levickas (he/him)

Assistant Director, Program Director for Arts at Michigan 

Adrienne Frank (she/her)

Program Specialist

Michigan Undergraduate Laptop Program

Gretchen Kopmanis (she/her)

Assistant Director, Program Director for Student Success Initiatives