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Kelley Merriam Castro

Program Coordinator, Sr.

Kelley joined the SLAT team in March 2008, after working in Latin American Studies, Mathematics, and Mexican American Studies. She has been with the University of Arizona since 2003. Kelley handles the majority of SLAT's financial and accounting procedures, the admissions process, student recruitment, and the creation of publicity materials including the SLAT brochure and website. Kelley has a master's degree in Latin American Studies and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Latin American History at the UA. She is the proud mother of her children, Ana and Eduardo, and the fortunate wife of her husband Ricardo.

Kelley can be found in the SLAT offices weekday afternoons from 12:30pm to 4:30pm, and is available by appointment at other times.



Robin Staples

Program Coordinator, Sr.

Robin came to SLAT as a secretary in December 2010. As of June 2014, she took on the role of SLAT Program Coordinator! She is married to her wonderful husband, Paul, and together they have 3 beautiful children. 

Robin is available Monday-Friday from 9:00am to 3:00pm.  






Last updated 11 Jul 2016