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

  • Nicky 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

  • Lauren Porcher

    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

  • Meg van Rijn
    Undergraduate Intern

    Hometown: Gilbert, AZ
    Education: Communication Studies; Leadership

    Favorite Verse: “Being confident of this, that He who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.” – Philippians 1:6

    Favorite Quotation: “God made you the world’s best at something. Find that something and pursue it for His glory.”
    – Anonymous