Meet the Office of Student Life

Student Life and Athletic Department staff are committed to the development of SPU students, and dedicated to your learning success — in and out of the classroom.

Leeza Arzarga

Leeza Arzaga

Executive Assistant to the Vice Provost for Student Formation and Community Engagement

Phone: 206-281-2481
Office: Student Union Building 208
Chuck Strawn

Chuck Strawn

Dean of Students for Community Life

Phone: 206-281-2845
portrait photo of Jenny Elsey

Jenny Elsey

Assistant Provost for Experiential Learning and Student Success

Phone: 206-281-2340
Office: Student Union Building 206
First Generation student
Jackson Stava

Jackson Stava

Athletics Director

Phone: 206-281-2175
Office: RBP 2nd

The Vice Provost’s Office

Vice Provost Jeff Jordan leads nine departments under the Office of Student Life.