Meet the Staff

  • Stacie M. Champine
    Director of Orientation and Transitions

    Hometown: Alta Loma, CA
    Education: M.A., Organizational Leadership, Azusa Pacific University
    B.A., Liberal Studies, Azusa Pacific University

    Favorite quotation: “Let your smile change the world, but don’t let the world change your smile.”
    – Unknown

    Favorite verse: “Yet this I call to mind and therefore I have hope: Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.”
    – Lamentations 3:21-23

  • Nick Slavich
    Assistant Director of Orientation and Transitions

    Hometown: Morgan Hill, CA
    Education: M.A., Leadership Development, Azusa Pacific University (In Process)
    B.A., History, Azusa Pacific University

    Favorite quotation: “All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.”
    – Gandalf

    Favorite verse: “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”
    – John 16:33

  • Katie Foster
    Program Coordinator

    Hometown: Gig Harbor, WA
    Education: B.S., Business Marketing

    Favorite quotation: “Wherever you are be all there. Live to the Hilt of every Situation.”
    – Jim Elliot

    Favorite verse: “Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.”
    – 1 Timothy 4:12

  • Scott Salsman
    Graduate Assistant

    Hometown: La Verne, CA
    Education: M.S., College Counseling and Student Development, Azusa Pacific University (in process)
    B.A., Psychology, Azusa Pacific University

    Favorite quotation: “Do simple better.”
    – Joe Maddon

    Favorite verse: “Do not fear, for I am with you, do not be afraid, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my victorious right hand.” – Isaiah 41:10

  • Lauren Porcher
    Alpha Intern

    Hometown: Solvang, CA
    Education: Communication Studies

    Favorite quotation: “There are flowers everywhere for those who bother to look.”
    – Henri Matisse

    Favorite verse: “And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” – Philippians 4:7