Loyola University Chicago

Off-Campus Student Life

Division of Student Development

Meet Our Staff

Kimberly A. Moore, Ed.D. Assistant Dean of Students & Director of Off-Campus Student Life

Started LUC: 2006
Kimberly has served in multiple roles during her nearly ten years at Loyola University Chicago. Her professional portfolio includes experience in financial aid, student conduct, student activities, and sorority and fraternity life and student government advisement.  In her current role Kimberly serves the campus community through advocacy and support and the off-campus student community through leadership and vision of the Off-Campus Student Life Office.  Additionally, Kimberly is a core member of the Behavioral Concern Team (BCT).  Her interest and passion for student development work stems from a commitment to create opportunities for students to fully engage in campus life, and ultimately thrive during their time at Loyola. Kimberly is ready and willing to be present for students regardless of topic or concern. She welcomes all students to share their ideas, dreams, or concerns in an effort to support and guide them on their once in a lifetime collegiate journey.  

Kimberly has a BBA from Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, a M.Ed. in Higher Education from Loyola University Chicago and a Doctorate in Leadership for the Advancement of Learning and Service in Higher Education from Cardinal Stritch University.

Tina Garcia Program Coordinator, Off Campus Student Life

Started LUC: 2014
Prior to coming to Loyola, Kristina served as a leadership educator within Northeastern Illinois University’s Office of Student Leadership Development. In her position, she oversaw students’ leadership study and coordinated workshops centered on self-awareness, communication styles, and women’s development. Kristina has extensive experience serving first-generation students and students of color within the Chicagoland area. As the Coordinator for Off-Campus Student Life at Loyola University Chicago, Kristina is responsible for managing programs and resources for Loyola’s commuter and resimuter populations. Kristina’s drive to explore the experiences of college students emanates from her own experience as a commuter student at a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). 

Kristina earned her BA in English Literature from Northeastern Illinois University, her M.Ed. in Higher Education from Loyola University Chicago and is currently pursuing a PhD in Higher Education at Loyola University Chicago. 

Commuter Ambassadors

The Commuter Ambassadors Program is a peer-led involvement opportunity designed to assist new commuter students as they acclimate to life at Loyola University Chicago. Commuter Ambassadors are charged with connecting new students to campus resources and involvement opportunities as well as helping to plan and implement programs through the office of Off-Campus Student Life. Through intentional student outreach and community-building programs, the Commuter Ambassadors contribute to the transition, retention, and development of new commuter students.