The Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life is currently understaffed, while we search for a new full time program coordinator. The Multicultural Greek Council is begin advised by Carl Murray Olsen on a interim basis and the Fraternity & Sorority Programming Board is being advised by Amanda Taylor on an interim basis. If you have questions please email

Lindsay Sell

Director  – (She/Her/Hers)

Lindsay joined the Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life staff in September 2013.  She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication at Colorado State University (CSU), during which time she held the position of President of the Panhellenic Council.  Lindsay also earned her Master of Science degree in the Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE) program at CSU.  Lindsay has previously served as the Assistant Director for Fraternity & Sorority Life at the University of Connecticut, and in 2011 she returned to CSU to work as the Assistant Director for Student Advancement Program in the Office of Events & Constituent Engagement.  Lindsay is committed to her membership in Kappa Alpha Theta Fraternity for Women, and routinely volunteers and is recognized for her contributions to the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors (AFA).

Advising Areas: National Pan-Hellenic Council, Panhellenic Association

Chapter Liaison: Alpha Gamma Rho, Alpha Phi Omega, Alpha Sigma Kappa, Alpha Sigma Phi, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Chi Omega, Delta Sigma Pi, Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI), Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Kappa Delta, Lambda Theta Nu Sorority, Inc., Nu Alpha Kappa Fraternity, Inc., Omega Delta Phi Fraternity, Inc., Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Phi Kappa Tau, Phi Mu, Pi Kappa Phi, Pi Lambda Chi Latina Sorority, Inc., Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Sigma Nu, Sigma Omega Nu Latina Interest Sorority, Inc., Sigma Pi, Theta Chi, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Zeta Tau Alpha

Content Areas:  Development/Fundraising, Risk Management (Workgroup & OWS Track), New Member Education (OWS Track) Hazing Prevention*, Alcohol & Other Drugs, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Social Justice

Responsibilities: Ascend, Advanced Leadership Course, Council Leadership Programs, OWS Coordination,  House Corporations, CGA Program, Alumnae Panhellenic, Budget/Finances*, Elevation Accreditation (Program), F/S 101, Fraternity & Sorority Leadership Institute,  Grades/Chapters at a Glance
* shared responsibility

Natalie Padrón

Assistant Director – (She/Her/Ella)

Natalie joined the Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life staff in June 2015. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in History, with a concentration in Religion from Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC and went on to receive her Master of Education degree in Student Personnel in Higher Education from the University of Florida. During her time at UF Natalie advised the Multicultural Greek Council, served on the Divisional Protest Response Team, and enjoyed mentoring undergraduate students through the University Minority Mentor Program. Natalie is a proud member of Kappa Alpha Theta Women’s Fraternity, and the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors (AFA). She is originally from Miami, FL.

Advising Areas:  Interfraternity Council, FSL Ambassadors

Chapter Liaison: Alpha Delta Chi, Alpha Epsilon Pi, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Alpha Phi Gamma National Sorority, Inc., Alpha Tau Omega, Delta Chi, Delta Delta Delta, Delta Tau Delta, Gamma Phi Beta, Gamma Zeta Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc., Kappa Sigma, Lambda Chi Alpha, Phi Delta Theta, Phi Sigma Pi, Pi Kappa Alpha, Pi Beta Phi, Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity, Inc., Sigma Alpha Iota, Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority, Inc., Sigma Phi Epsilon, Triangle 

Content Areas: Community Service & Philanthropy (& OWS Track) External Relations (FSL Insert, Welcome Back Block Party, & OWS Track), Interpersonal Violence Prevention

Responsibilities: Budget/Finance*, Elevation (Tracking, Education & End of Year Panels), Inclusive Leadership Class, Fraternity & Sorority Leadership Institute*, Fraternity & Sorority Members Against Sexual Assault, FSL Awards*, CGA Program (Selection, Evaluation, and Recognition) FSL Newsletter, Office Ecology, Presidents (Digest & Forum), Staff Development, Student Interns*, Website

* shared responsibility

Justin M. Schwendeman-Curtis

Accountability Specialist – (He/Him/His)

Justin joined the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life in November 2019. Prior to the Accountability Specialist role, Justin held a Residence Director role here at CSU. Justin earned his bachelors in integrated Elementary and Special Education from Towson University. This is also where Justin held roles as the Vice President of Health and Safety as well as Secretary for the Iota Sigma Chapter of Theta Chi Fraternity. He then went on to serve as an Assistant Residence Hall Director as Kent State University while earning his Master of Education in Higher Education Administration and Student Personnel. Justin is an active member of American College Personnel Association (ACPA) serving as the Secretary/Treasurer for the Colorado Chapter of the organization.

Advising Areas: Fraternity & Sorority Joint Judicial Board

Content Areas: Standards/ Accountability (OWS Track), Hazing Prevention*

Responsibilities: Advisors, Assessment Initiatives, Parents & Families, CGA Program (Meetings & Trainings), Hazing Prevention Week*, Emerging Leaders Class*, Fraternity & Sorority Leadership Institute*

* shared responsibility

Darian Abernathy

Graduate Assistant- (She/Her/Hers)

Darian joined the office in August of 2021. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Education (B.A.Ed.) in Human Development and Family Studies at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC). While at UNC, Darian supported first-generation college student initiatives and served as Chair of the Carolina Union Board of Directors. She holds membership in both Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. She is currently pursuing her Master of Science degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE) at Colorado State University (CSU). She is excited to continue her own learning and support students in the Fraternity and Sorority Life Community with theirs as well.

Advising Areas: Professional Fraternity Council, Order of Omega

Chapter Liaison: Beta Gamma Nu Fraternity, Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Delta Xi Nu Multicultural Sorority, Inc., FarmHouse, Kappa Alpha Theta, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Lambda Sigma Upsilon Fraternity, Inc., Phi Kappa Theta, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Sigma Alpha, Sigma Alpha Epsilon Pi, Sigma Tau Gamma,

Content Areas: Scholarship (& OWS Track)

Responsibilities: Council Officer Installation, FSL Awards*, Emerging Leadership Class*, Student Interns*

* shared responsibility

Student Intern Staff

Parker Davis – (He/Him/His) Elevation Accreditation Intern

Taylor Miller – (She/Her/Hers) Elevation Accreditation Intern

Abagail Greene – (She/Her/Hers) Community Service & Philanthropy Intern

Camille Davis – (She/Her/Hers) Leadership Intern

Cassandra Richer – (She/Her/Hers) Public Relations Intern

Brenda Pena Conde – (She/Her/Ella) Programming Intern

Chapter Graduate Advisors

Jose Hernandez Albarado – (He/Him/His) Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI)
Jose is in the second year of the SAHE Program with an assistantship with RamRide.

Mara Tinajero Daza – (She/Her/Hers) Sigma Pi
Mara is in the first year of the SAHE Program with an assistantship at Front Range Community College.

Colette Sterling – (She/Her/Hers) Alpha Sigma Kappa
Colette is in the second year of the SAHE Program with an assistantship in Parent & Family Programs.

Carlos Rubio Regalando – (He/Him/His) Sigma Phi Epsilon
Carlos serves as a program coordinator in Campus Activities while completing his degree within the SAHE Program.

Brianna “Bri” Ridenour – (She/Her/Hers) Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc. 
Bri is in the second year of the SAHE Program with an assistantship in Adult Learning & Veteran Services.