Our Staff


 Le'Keisha Johnson Le’Keisha Johnson, BBA, MBA, is the Director of the Office of Student Life , Student Ombudsperson, & Foster Care Liaison.  Le’Keisha collaborates with campus-wide leadership to create impactful programming and services for students. With nearly 16 years of experience, she understands the importance of collaboration in student affairs, as well as, patient care and research. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, movies/T.V., fashion, sports, and quality time with her husband, family and friends.
Phone: (210) 567-2651
Email:  johnsonld@uthscsa.edu


 Ben - Dec. 2013 Ben Rivers, BS, MS, is the Associate Director for the Office of Student Life. He oversees all Wellness and Recreational Sports activities, Veteran’s Advocate for all students, Career Development Activities along with many other responsibilities. Ben holds a B.S. from Texas A&M and a M.S. in Sports Administration from Texas Tech University. He is married and has two children. He officiates high school and college basketball.
Phone: (210) 567-5220
Email: riversw@uthscsa.edu



Ellyse Sanchez, MA, is the Senior Program Coordinator. She oversees all student organizations, new student orientations, and the Student Government Association. Ellyse completed her BA and MA in Communication Arts with a concentration on Media Studies from the University of the Incarnate Word. Ellyse enjoys traveling, catching up on her shows, sports and spending time with her family, friends and husband
Phone: (210) 567-2627
Email: sancheze5@uthscsa.edu



 Leslie Dec. 2013 Leslie Hernandez, Administrative Assistant. She has 8 plus years advanced admin experience in corporate and education settings. She is a professional steward in organizing events for the Student Life Office. She is a promoter, self starter and proud to be part of UT Health Science Center.  She has 2 sons and loves to spend time with family and friends.
Phone: (210) 567-2654
Email: hernandezl24@uthscsa.edu