Office Staff

  • Dr. Paul Hofmann

    Dr. Paul HofmannE-mail

    Assistant Vice President for International Affairs

    Dr. Paul Hofmann is the Assistant Vice President for International Affairs. Dr. Hofmann has more than 20 years of experience in the field of international education.  He has worked in international recruitment and admissions, international student services, study abroad, intensive English programs, and faculty and staff immigration services.  A native of Detroit, Michigan, Dr. Hofmann has an extensive background in east Asian cultures. 

  • Portrait of Caroline

    Caroline Ramirez - SimisE-mail

    Administrative Analyst

    Caroline is a native of California's diverse central San Joaquin Valley. She is a California State University, Fresno alumnae (Business Administration). She brings years of campus experience to ISSP, having worked in a number of Fresno State positions. At ISSP, Caroline works behind the scenes as she provides analytical and administrative support for student data/demographics related to admission and enrollment, statistical reports, tuition waivers, and special administrative projects with AVP Dr. Paul Hofmann. On occasion, you may interact with her at the front ISSP Office counter at which time she will be of assistance to you.

  • Portrait of Alicia

    Alicia MontejanoE-mail

    International Admissions Specialist

    Alicia has been working in International Admissions since September 2002. She previously worked in Admissions/Records/ Evaluations for four years. Alicia is a Fresno State graduate. She enjoys working with the international students and staff very much, and thus far says it has been an enjoyable and enriching experience.

  • Portrait of Anita

    Anita HernandezE-mail

    Student Immigration Specialist

    Anita is the Student Immigration Specialist for all F-1 international students at Fresno State. She is responsible for assisting international students in compliance of all F-1 federal regulations. She has over 12 years of experience working with international admissions and advising at two CSU campuses. Anita received her bachelor's degree from Fresno State in political science and originally hails from the San Francisco Bay Area. Anita is married and has two little boys that keep her busy.

  • Jamie Jones

    Jamie JonesE-mail

    International Admissions Specialist

    Jamie serves as an International Admissions Specialist for international students. Recently joining the ISSP team, she brings with her a strong international and student services background.  Jamie enjoys working with international students and looks forward to playing a role in the internationalization process at Fresno State. Originally from Northern California, she loves the outdoors, culinary adventures and holds a Master’s Degree in Organization and Leadership.   

  • Christine Rotzinger

    Christine RotzingerE-mail

    Administrative Assistant

    Christine serves as the Administrative Assistant for ISSP. A native of Fresno, Christine earned a degree in Developmental Psychology from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Christine was an international student herself in the former Yugoslavia and a Peace Corps volunteer in Mali, West Africa. In her free time she enjoys traveling. Christine moved back to Fresno from Arizona where she worked for 6 years in university housing. She is excited to be back in Fresno working with international students and helping them along their journey.