Student Involvement 

Administrative Staff

Peggy Joseph

Peggy Joseph
Associate Director of Campus Life
(954) 236-1219

Peggy Joseph is the Associate Director of Campus Life (Diversity & Multicultural Affairs, LEAD, Student Involvement, and WCCES). Ms. Joseph received both her Bachelor’s Degree in Public Management and Masters of Education Degree in Higher Education Leadership at Florida Atlantic University.

Ms. Joseph began employment at Florida Atlantic University in the Spring of 2009 as the Web Administrator for the Division of Student Affairs. In Spring of 2011 transferred to the Student Union Department to become the Communications and Events Specialist. Then in the Summer of 2012 worked with the office of New Student and Owl Family Programs as the New Student Program Specialist. After graduating with her Master’s, Ms. Joseph became the Coordinator for Student Affairs on the Jupiter Campus. After a year’s service on the Jupiter Campus, in the Fall of 2013, Ms. Joseph was hired as the Associate Director for Student Involvement & Leadership on the Broward Campus.

Ms. Joseph currently serves as the Regional Assistant for Alpha Nu Omega Sorority, Inc. and is involved with the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). She is extremely passionate about working with students and inspiring others to grow.



Gary Santos Mendoza

Gary Santos Mendoza
Coordinator of Campus Life
(954) 236-1264

Gary Santos Mendoza is the Coordinator of Campus Life. Mr. Mendoza received his B.S. in Information Technology with a Graphic Design Concentration from St. John’s University, and his M.S. Ed. in Higher Education Administration from Florida International University.

Born and Raised in New York City, His “Empire State of Mind” motivates his drive to provide a holistic approach with his students and create emerging student leaders.  Before becoming Coordinator of Campus Life for FAU Broward Campuses, Gary served as a Graduate Assistant in the Office of Campus Life at Florida International University’s partner campus, Biscayne Bay Campus.  His previous capacities includes Summer Conferences Coordinator at Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, Information Technology Coordinator at St. John’s University in New York City and a practicum student in the Office of LGBTQA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, and Ally) Initiatives at Florida International University in Miami.

Gary is involved with various organizations including Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American College Professionals Association (ACPA), and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA).  

 Last Modified 7/4/15