Randy Soares

Director of Finance and Administration. Genetics and Institute for Immunity, Transplantation, and Infection

Randy Soares joined Stanford as the Director of Finance and Administration (DFA) for Genetics in 2010.  More  After graduating from the University of San Francisco with a degree in accounting/finance, Randy began his career as an auditor for KPMG Peat Marwick.   He was subsequently recruited by UCSF, where he was involved in major system implementation projects and the integration of Mount Zion Hospital. 

Before joining Stanford, Randy also served as the CFO for the Gallo Center at UCSF, as well as the Parkinson’s Institute.  In 2018, he also became DFA for the Institute for Immunity, Transplantation, and Infection (ITI).  In his spare time, he and his wife Victoria hang out with their dog, Dinah Soares (130 pound Neapolitan Mastiff).


Eva Bajorek

BMI Building Manager


Abbey Thompson

Director of Outreach Activities


Divina Almeda-Macugay

Administrative Assistant

Dawn Billman

Events Manager

Anita Bivens

Human Relations Manager

Ada Chen

Associate Director of Finance

Ashley Chen


Holly Choi

Administrative Associate to Dr. Brunet and Dr. Sherlock

Wendy Christensen

Student Services Coordinator

Jerry Cook


Megan Ferrer


Tacy Framhein

Administrative Associate

Jessica Jones

Administrative Associate

Lily Leung

Administrative Associate

Margaret Mahoney

Faculty Affairs

Maria Manzanilla-Owen

Administrative Associate to Dr. Michael Cherry

Alexandra Orantes

Administrative Assistant, Lab Manager 
Greenleaf, Winslow, Gitler Labs

Roberta Peterson

Administrative Associate to Dr. Stanley Cohen

Lisa Stainton

Executive Administrator to the Chair, Dr. Michael P. Snyder

Khoa Tran

Assistant Human Relations Manager

Casandra Trowbridge

Administrative and Operations Director for the Metabolic Health Center

Eileen Yee