Student Development Services (SDS) Council

SDS Council is the leadership team responsible for programs providing high quality and accessible services to students that support North Seattle College’s mission of advancing student success, excelling in teaching and learning, and building community.

Joseph Barrientos Vice President– SDS

Jasmine Adamek Executive Assistant to the Vice President- SDS

Kathy Rhodes Registrar and Dean of Enrollment Services

Alice Melling Dean – Student Success Services

Jayne Strom-Strebe Assistant Registrar

Susan Shanahan Director – Enrollment Support and Outreach

Brianne Sanchez Director – Financial Aid and Veteran Services

James Armstrong Director – Testing Center and Evening Support Services

Melody McMillan Director – Advising

Maud Steyaert Director – Disability Services

Lydia Minatoya Counselor

Jenny Mao Counselor

Jeffrey Vasquez Director – Student Leadership and Multicultural Programs

Timothy Albertson Coordinator – Sustainability Office

Carianya Napoli Director – Roy Flores Wellness Center (RFWC)

Kathryn Schoof Manager – ASB Child Care Center

Reporting Structure: 

The Vice President of Student Development Services (SDS) chairs these meetings.

Schedule of Meetings:

Weekly every Wednesday


Jasmine Adamek, Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Student Development Services