Our Staff


 Le'Keisha Johnson Le’Keisha Johnson, BBA, MBA, is the Director of the Office of Student Life and Student Ombudsperson.  With 14 years of experience in higher education, Le’Keisha enjoys serving students and working to enhance the overall student experience. 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


 Bridgedette Ynman LG Bridgedette Ynman, BA, MPA, is the Sr. Program Coordinator for the Office of Student Life. With over a decade of experience in higher education, her philosophy is rooted in serving students of all backgrounds and working to help others achieve their goals to grow both personally and professionally. She will be the contact to assist with Student Organizations, New Student Orientation and Student Government. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and friends as well as reading, learning, traveling, and volunteering.
Phone: (210) 567-2627
Email: ynman@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