Renaldo Luna Gacad

Associate Director, Student Transitions & Family Programs

Reggie Gacad

As the associate director, Renaldo supports student transitions focusing primarily on development of student leadership initiatives and programming. Renaldo oversees the student employee programs in Student Transitions & Family Programs including the student executive board, Washington University Student Associates (WUSAs), Transfer & Exchange Student Mentors (TXSMs), and Second-Year Student Associates (2SAs). Renaldo also manages the assessment and evaluation efforts for Student Transitions & Family Programs. In addition, he serves as a four-year academic adviser for students in the College of Arts & Sciences. Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Renaldo holds an MAEd in College Student Affairs Administration from the University of Georgia and a AB in psychology from Washington University in St. Louis. He is currently pursuing a PhD in higher education administration from Saint Louis University. His research interests include student employment, universal design, and high impact educational practices.