Meet the Speaking Center Staff

Jacquelyn R. HortonJacquelyn

Speaking Center Director

Jacquelyn is the director of the USF Speaking Center and an instructor in the Department of Rhetoric and Language.  She received her Masters of Arts in Communication Studies and Certificate in Composition from San Francisco State University.  She has worked as a public speaking instructor and professional speaking coach for over ten years, teaching university students, community members, and industry leaders to become successful at the challenging task of public address.  Jacquelyn’s greatest joy is preparing peer tutors for their coaching work in the USF Speaking Center. 

Student Staff

Tiffany

Tiffany Toor 

Lead Speaking Center Coach

Major: Psychology

Alida

Alida Alaniz

Speaking Center Coach

Major: Marketing

Sebastian

Sebastian Espinosa

Speaking Center Coach

Major: Communication Studies

Jasmine

Jazmine Kelleher

Speaking Center Coach

Major: Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Blythe

Blythe Kelly

Speaking Center Coach

Major: Politics

Ria

Ria Angelica Laxa

Speaking Center Coach

Major: Biology

Nehchal

Nehchal Matharu

Speaking Center Coach

Major: Psychology

Monique

Monique Miranda

Speaking Center Coach

Major: Nursing

Morgan

Morgan Myers

Speaking Center Coach

Major: Politics

Sophia

Sophia Obregon

Speaking Center Coach 

Major: Psychology

Nora

Nora Ward

Speaking Center Coach

Major: Communication Studies

Miles

Miles Williams

Speaking Center Coach 

Major: Psychology/Neuroscience