Professional Staff


Nicole Hindes

nico[email protected]
(541) 737-9127


Nicole provides leadership to the HSRC, supporting the various programs and events, services and important partnerships. As a first-generation college student herself, she's passionate about equity and ensuring that everyone has what they need to reach their academic goals.


Miguel Arellano Sanchez

Basic Needs Navigator
(541) 737-7780
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Miguel provides one-on-one support for students who struggle to meet basic necessities needed to learn and thrive at OSU. Miguel also acts as single-point-of-contact for homeless, home-insecure, and food insecure students on campus. 



Emily Faltesek

Food Security Programs Coordinator
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Emily is a registered dietitian and brings a strong food service background to the HSRC. She's passionate about the intersections of food justice, food access and equity and social progress.

Graduate Staff


Abby Mulcahy
Graduate Teaching Assistant

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David Vasquez

Graduate Research Assistant
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David is a Master’s Student in the College Student Services Administration Program and oversees the HSRC Food Assistance Application and related research and data projects. 

Student Staff

Learn more about our student staff and what it's like to work at the HSRC on our blog.