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Meet the Office of Admission Staff

Thyra Briggs

Thyra Briggs

Vice President of Admission and Financial Aid

  • Hometown: Concord, MA
  • High school: Concord-Carlisle High School
  • Favorite Restaurant in the Village: La Piccoletta
  • Territories: Connecticut, Hawaii, Iowa, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, South Asia, and Canada
  • Email Thyra
Peter Osgood

Peter Osgood

Director of Admission

  • Hometown: Seattle, WA
  • High school: Lakeside School
  • Favorite Restaurant in the Village: La Parolaccia
  • Territories: Alaska, District of Columbia, Idaho, Maryland, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Glendale/Pasadena, San Gabriel Valley, China, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan
  • Email Peter
Raissa Diamante

Raissa Diamante

Associate Director of Enrollment Strategies and Operations

  • Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
  • High school: North Hollywood High School
  • Favorite Restaurant in the Village: Eureka! Burger
  • Territories: Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, and Tennessee
  • Email Raissa
Jamilla Jamison

Jamilla Jamison

Assistant Director of Admission

  • Hometown: Diamond Bar, CA
  • High school: Diamond Ranch High School
  • Favorite Restaurant in the Village: Aruffo’s Italian Restaurant
  • Territories: Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, South Carolina, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Silicon Valley, Long Beach/South Bay, Europe, and Russia
  • Email Jamilla
Jason Santiago

Jason Santiago ’07

Admission Counselor

  • Hometown: Rancho Cucamonga, CA
  • High School: Rancho Cucamonga High School
  • Favorite Restaurant in the Village: The Last Drop Café
  • Territories: Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Utah, City of San Francisco, East Bay/Oakland, Inland Empire, San Diego, Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, and Southeast Asia
  • Email Jason
Misa Kabashima
Misa Kabashima

MISA KABASHIMA

Admission Counselor

  • Hometown:  Tustin, CA
  • High School: Foothill High School
  • Favorite Restaurant in the Village: It’s a tie between Back Abbey and 21 Choices
  • Territories: Delaware, New Jersey, Oregon, Pennsylvania, North Los Angeles, Orange County, San Fernando Valley, Santa Barbara, the Middle East, and Africa
  • Email Misa
Maureen Ruiz-Sundstrom
Maureen Ruiz-Sundstrom

MAUREEN RUIZ-SUNDSTROM ’10

Admission Counselor

  • Hometown: I grew up in various parts of Latin America
  • High School: International School of Panama
  • Favorite Restaurant in the Village: Dr. Grubb’s
  • Territories: Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, Texas, City of Los Angeles, Central America, Caribbean and South America
  • Email Maureen
Judy Givigliano

Judy Givigliano

Admission Operations Coordinator

  • Hometown: Alhambra, CA
  • High School: San Gabriel High School
  • Favorite Restaurant in the Village: Espiau’s Restaurante Y Cantina
Pat Lewis

Pat Lewis

Senior Receptionist

  • Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
  • High School: John C. Fremont High School
  • Favorite Restaurant in the Village: Walter’s Restaurant