Meet the Staff

Donelle Davis

Donelle D. Davis, Program Director

"As the first in my family to graduate from college, I find working with the TRiO Scholars Program to be truly rewarding. There is nothing quite like seeing the transformation that happens as students progress along their educational trajectory. I am grateful for the opportunity to witness that transition."

ddperkins@ucdavis.edu | (530) 752-2032 | 2209 Dutton Hall

Eric Sanchez

Eric Sanchez, Assistant Director

"I believe in a holistic approach to student service, meaning I am here to help with anything and everything students might need to be successful. What I like most about working with students is knowing that the work I do is helping train the future leaders of our society."

esanchez@ucdavis.edu | (530) 754-8417 | 2220 Dutton Hall

Elysia Frink

Elysia J. Frink, Administrative Coordinator

"As a native Davisite and alumna of UC Davis, I feel lucky to be working with a program that helps students connect with the communities I came from and succeed in their educational goals."

ejfrink@ucdavis.edu | (530) 754-0280 | 2205 Dutton Hall 

Jenny Vang

Jenny Vang, Peer Advisor

triopablue@ucdavis.edu | 2237 Dutton Hall 

Tricia Lam

Tricia Lam, Peer Advisor

triopagreen@ucdavis.edu | 2237 Dutton Hall 

Lesley Aguilar

Lesley Aguilar, Peer Advisor

triopared@ucdavis.edu | 2237 Dutton Hall  

Vanessa Iglesias

Vanessa Iglesias, Peer Advisor

triopayellow@ucdavis.edu | 2237 Dutton Hall