Meet the Staff

The Office of Curricular Support (OCS) is staffed by highly qualified individuals who bring unique knowledge and skills to support the achievement of the department goals.

  • Jeanette Wong, DMA
    Director of Curricular Support

    Jeanette Wong, DMA, serves as the director of curricular support, and joined the APU faculty in 2001. Initially, she served as the director of the Office of Academic Advising, working with undeclared and probationary students. In the Office of Curricular Support, she is a resource for the graduate faculty and for any faculty requesting items needing Academic Cabinet approval.

  • Brian Mercer, M.A.
    Manager of Curricular Support
    Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 2406

    Brian Mercer, M.A., came to APU in 1996 and has experienced the university as an undergraduate and graduate student, and as a staff and faculty member. He brings a keen eye for detail and logistics, an appreciated quick wit, and many years of curriculum experience. His responsibilities lay mainly in undergraduate curriculum support, the technical end of the CourseLeaf system, and faculty training.

  • Charmaine Douglas
    Administrative Assistant
    Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 2756

    APU grad Charmaine Douglas joined the OCS team in 2013. She serves as a resource for those who have questions about the curricular and catalog processes, and provides administrative support to the Office of Curricular Support as well as the director of general education. Charmaine and her husband can often be found hamming it up on stage with The Telemachus Society, a local theater company.