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The 2018-2019 LGBT Resource Center Staff 

Preuss School Interns

The Preuss School Interns work with the LGBT Resource Center three hours per week for 10-12 weeks. The interns are responsible for basic customer service and front desk reception.  They are also responsible for a quarterly project. The project will focus on several things including developing career skills and building community.  Be on the lookout for our Fall 2018 Preuss School Interns!

Undergraduate Interns

Vanessa Le
Rainbow Newsletter
& Marketing Intern

Claudia Carrillo
Library Intern

Zhen Yu
Art & Activism Intern

Levi S.
Sylvia Rivera Intern for
Politics & Human Rights

Noel Nguyen
Audre Lorde Intern for
Liberarion & Healing

Sal Leon
Bayard Rustin Intern for
Activism & Education

Amanda Lam
Social Justice Education Intern

Community Engagement Intern
Jodie Lim
Marketing and Outreach Intern

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Cat ThompsonCat Thompson, Ph.D. 

Hello everyone! As a UCSD alum (Muir), I feel extremely fortunate to be working at my “dream job” here with UCSD students for the past 12 years. I am passionate about issues of Diversity and Social Justice, so I spend the majority of my time working with Oasis and the Campus Community Centers as a Community Psychologist. My office is located at the Women’s Center and I spend five hours per week at the Cross Cultural Center and five hours per week at the LGBT Resource Center to facilitate connecting with underrepresented students on campus and making CAPS services accessible to the community. Please stop by and say, "Hi" as I would love to connect with you!

Check back for Cat's updated office hours at the LGBT Resource Center!

Email her at

Professional Staff

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Korie Houston
Programs & Operations Coordinator

Maribel Gomez
Assistant Director for Education

Dr. Shaun Travers
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