MRC Staff

Meet the MRC Staff

Professional Staff

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Anne Guanciale
Anne Guanciale, MA
Director, Intercultural Affairs

Email: aguancia@binghamton.edu
Phone: 607-777-2265
Book an Appointment: Contact Ejiro Amata at eamata@binghamton.edu 

Anne Guanciale (she/her) is the Director of Intercultural Affairs, providing oversight and direction to the Multicultural Resource Center and Q Center in the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Anne works collaboratively with the campus community to develop strategic initiatives that support the recruitment, retention and success of diverse and underrepresented student populations. A proud SUNY alum (Geneseo), Anne also holds a Master's degree in Higher Education Leadership from the University of San Diego. She has a background in multicultural affairs, having worked previously at cultural and identity-based centers at San Diego State University and the University of San Diego. 

 
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Nuray Seyidzade
Nuray Seyidzade, MS
Assistant Director & TIP Coordinator

Email: nseyidza@binghamton.edu
Phone: 607-777-4781
Book an Appointment: nseyidzade.youcanbook.me
 
Nuray Seyidzade was born in Baku, Azerbaijan and immigrated to Brooklyn, NY at the age of six. Nuray is proficient in a number of languages including, Russian and Azerbaijani. She received a Bachelor of Science in Human Development in 2017 and a Master of Science in Student Affairs Administration in 2019, both from Binghamton University. During her time on campus, Nuray served in leadership positions for student organizations such as the Binghamton Association of Mixed Students (BAMS), and the Student Affairs Graduate Association (SAGA). Likewise, she worked as a graduate assistant for the Udiversity Educational Institute and as a Program Coordinator for the MRC before moving into her current position as Assistant Director in 2019. In the MRC, she provides support for the Asian and Asian American, and International student populations on campus, oversees the MRC undergraduate internship program, and serves as the primary instructor for the MRC CDCI seminar. She also oversees the MRC Culture Squad and student staff hiring process. In addition, Nuray serves as the MRC Translation and Interpretation Program (TIP) Coordinator, a volunteer translation program for the Binghamton University campus and surrounding areas. 

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Richie Sebuharara
Richie Sebuharara, MS
Assistant Director

Email: isebuhar@binghamton.edu
Phone: 607-777-6071
Book an Appointment: isebuhar.youcanbook.me

In the MRC, Richie Sebuharara oversees programming and collaborations with student organizations, on campus partners and off campus community programs.  Richie provides support to the Black and Latinx student populations on campus.  Richie also supervises the MRC Culture Connector Volunteer Program and advises the Binghamton University chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS). Prior to coming to the MRC, Richie served as a Resident Director in Binghamton’s Residential Life Department. While in Residential Life, Richie served on the Residential Life Training (RLT) committee where he chaired the diversity sub-committee for summer training and was also a member of the Resident Director Selection (RDS) committee. Originally from the Broome County area, Richie graduated from Vestal Senior High School in 2009. Richie went on to complete his Bachelor's degree in 2013 at the University at Buffalo (UB), where he majored in Communication. Upon returning home, Richie worked in the Binghamton community for several years before enrolling in Binghamton University’s Student Affairs Administration Graduate Program in 2017. Richie received his Masters degree in May 2019.

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Ejiro Amata
Ejiro Amata
Office Manager

Email: eamata@binghamton.edu
Phone: 607-777-4472

Ejiro Amata is currently the Office Manager at the Multicultural Resource Center at Binghamton University. He began working at Binghamton University in march 2019. He worked briefly as Office Assistant 2 in the office of External Scholarships and Undergraduate Research Center before joining the Multicultural Resource Center team as Office Manager in September 2019. Prior to working at Binghamton University, Ejiro worked at the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Greater Suffolk(UCP) as Midlevel Supervisor from 2004 - 2007, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn from 2007 - 2015, NYS Office of Children and Family Services(OCFS) from 2015 - 2019.

As Office Manager, Ejiro is responsible for the overall administrative tasks, management of the center's physical space, equipment and work closely with other staff of the center under the supervision of the Associate Director. He assists the Assistant Directors and other staff with planning various office events, projects, and programs. He works collaboratively with other staff within the Division, providing assistance and support for the center's programs. 

Ejiro enjoys traveling, meeting people, learning about diversity and cultures. He belongs to various national and international organizations.


Graduate Staff

 
Gabi Cohn

Graduate Assistant for
Programming 
gcohn2@binghamton.edu  

 
Angel Avila

Graduate Assistant for
Administration
aavila1@binghamton.edu  

 
Justine Bailey

Graduate Intern 
jbaile24@binghamton.edu   


Student Staff

Student Manager

Kassandra Moran

Ivana Jarjura

Nicolle Tenezaca

Marlo Winters

Sheyla Santana Escoto

Francheska Gomez

Adebola Abbey-Peter

Egosa Idhor

Jade Choi

Contact the student managers at mrcsm@binghamton.edu.


Interns and Volunteers

Fall 2021 Interns

Osariemen Aiyevbomwan

HDEV 475 Intern

Mena Hamza

BSW Intern

Ashley Pinales

Marketing Intern