Council of University of California Staff Assemblies

Derek DeMarco, UC Santa Cruz



Derek DeMarco is a Coordinator for Residential Education at Crown College on the Santa Cruz Campus. CREs are live in student affairs practitioners with a focus on the experiences of residential students. Specific areas of focus range from unit to unit, but Derek works closely with RAs to deliver residential curricula to all students in the Crown Residence Halls. Derek arrived at UCSC in September of 2013. Prior to his time in California, Derek worked at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, NH, after finishing his MEd at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI.

Derek joined the UCSC Staff Advisory Board in August of 2016. In his role with the UCSC SAB, Derek has sat on the Sustainability Committee and worked with that body while they develop a new long range plan for campus. Derek recently completed the Staff/Faculty Diversity Certificate Program offered through the office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at UCSC. Derek is proud to continue working with SAB to advocate on behalf of staff in the system.

Contact Information

UC Davis
Coordinator for Residential Education (CRE)
Phone: (831) 459-5230