Staff & Advisors

Administrative Staff

Fran and Bianca

  • Andaluz, Fransheska, Academic Program Specialist (left)  
    Cooper Hall (CPR) 209; (813) 974-2893
  • Johnson, Bianca, Academic Services Administrator (right)
    Cooper Hall (CPR) 209; (813) 974-2396

Academic Advisor on the Tampa Campus

Brandon and Shani

  • Kroll, Brandon (pictured on left) 
    Cooper Hall (CPR) 239; (813) 974-6983

    Brandon Kroll
    is the Academic Advisor for the ISS and Sociology programs on the Tampa campus. He has almost 20 years of experience working in education. Having earned both his bachelor's and master's degrees from USF, Brandon is a Bull through and through. In January, 2007, Brandon joined the College of Arts and Sciences as an advisor for the pre-health professions. In July, 2010, he transitioned to ISS and Sociology, where he has served as an academic advisor ever since. He has served on several committees in the department, college, and university, including the College of Arts and Sciences Orientation Committee (which he chaired), the Academic Regulations Committee, and the Health Processions Advisory Committee. In the Department of Sociology, he serves on both the ISS Curriculum Committee and the Sociology Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, which he chaired in 2018-19.

Academic Advisor on the St. Petersburg Campus

  • Eldridge, Joan
    Davis Building (DAV) 134; (727) 873-4517

    Joan Eldridge is an Academic Advisor on the St. Petersburg campus where she advises for the Interdisciplinary Social Sciences along with several other majors in the College of Arts & Sciences. She focuses on advising ISS students with a Sociology concentration.  

Academic Advisor on the Sarasota-Manatee Campus

  • Mowry, Topher
    8350 N. Tamiami Trail, SMCC 107; (941) 359-4640

    Topher Mowry is the Academic Advisor for ISS, History, English, Professional and Technical Communication, and Psychology  on the Sarasota-Manatee campus. He has worked at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee since 2015. Topher began Academic Advising in 2020. He holds a BA in History from USF.