Karen Keis, Director

When you're not working, where are we most likely to find you? Doing anything outdoors: running, hiking, cross country or downhill skiing, or snowshoeing.

What is your most used emoji? The red heart.

Where is the most interesting place you've been? Lourdes, France. I have traveled to Lourdes 3 times with a team of 300, escorting 50 sick/malades to embrace the healing power of the Grotto and other sacred sites. It's a place of peace and power.

If someone had to play you in a movie, who would it be? Michele Pfeiffer.

Why do you enjoy working in Student Activities? I enjoy working with college-age students to assist them with developing vital skills in areas such as management, leadership, event planning, and communication. This day to day interaction with students is invigorating, challenging, fulfilling, and always interesting. One of the unexpected benefits of my position is I continually learn and grow from my personal interactions with students.

For questions regarding Student Senate or the Sarazen Student Union, email Karen at activities@siena.edu.

   Dyann Serravillo, Assistant Director

When you're not working, where are we most likely to find you? In a gym somewhere cheering on my daughters' basketball teams!

What is your most used emoji? The wink with a kiss.

Where is the most interesting place you've been? The late-9th century Church of Saint Lazarus in Larnaca, Cyprus where Saint Lazarus is buried in the basement.

If someone had to play you in a movie, who would it be? Mila Kunis for her humor and size!

Why do you enjoy working in Student Activities? The opportunity to work alongside our dynamic student leaders and finding the fun in everyday campus life!

If you have questions about involvement in clubs or club sports, Senior Class events, or becoming a student employee in Student Activities, email Dyann at dserravillo@siena.edu.

   Emily Rocha, Assistant Director

When you're not working, where are we most likely to find you? In the summer, I'm probably eating ice cream at any local soft serve establishment (Country Drive-In is my favorite). But any other time of year, you can find me watching a home decorating, cooking, or travel show.

What is your most used emoji? The girl raising her hand.

Where is the most interesting place you've been? I love to travel, so this is hard! Probably Portugal. 

If someone had to play you in a movie, who would it be? Zooey Deschanel, for her accurate portrayal of my life as Jessica Day on the TV show New Girl.

Why do you enjoy working in Student Activities? I enjoy working in Student Activities because our office is fun! We get to be outgoing and engage with students in so many different ways, and I love seeing student growth throughout their time at Siena.

If you want to get involved with the Student Events Board planning major campus events,  SAINTS Orientation Leaders, or have questions about Journey to Success, email Emily at erocha@siena.edu.

   Brian Kenny, Program Coordinator

What you aren't working, where are we most likely to find you? When I'm not working, you are most likely to find me at home sleeping or grocery shopping.

What is your most used emoji? The black heart.

Where is the most interesting place you've been? The most interesting place I've been is Australia.

If someone had to play you in a movie, who would it be? Melissa McCarthy.

Why do you enjoy working in Student Activities? I enjoy working in Student Activities because it combines all of my favorite things: working with students, planning and executing events, and advising student leadership organizations!

If you have questions about the Commuter Student Association, Yearbook Committee, or purchasing for your club, email Brian at bkenny@siena.edu.