Meet the Staff

Operations & Strategic Initiatives

Christian Garcia

Associate Dean and Executive Director

(305) 284-5451
Christian is a higher education professional with nearly 20 years of experience in a variety of areas within student and academic affairs. He currently serves as the Associate Dean and Executive Director of the Toppel Career Center, where he is responsible for the management and strategic direction of one of the country's most innovative...

Brian Joseph Reece

Assoc. Director, Career Services
Assessment & Communication

(305) 284-1816
Brian oversees development and implementation of the Toppel Career Center’s assessment and research agenda and communications plan. He joined the staff in September 2014 and also teaches a graduate course on Lifestyle & Career Counseling in the Department of Educational & Psychological Studies. Brian has experience in higher...

Miguelangel C Ramirez

Asst. Director, Career Services

(305) 284-2469
Miguel provides supervision and administration in the areas of budget, purchasing, scheduling of personnel activities, and regalia distribution. He also serves as the primary Human Resource liaison for the Toppel Career Center. Miguel is currently completing his degree at the University of Miami with plans to pursue a Master’s of...

Joselyn Garcia

Sr. Program Coordinator

(305) 284-6902
Joselyn provides administrative support for the department, assists with scheduling internal and external meetings for the Associate Dean and Executive Director, prepares financial reports, reconciles accounts, and supervises front office operations including student staff. Her professional experience includes work in the fields of event...

Career Education

Employer Engagement