Our Staff

Karen Boyce portrait

Karen Boyce, LCSW (she/her/hers)

Karen is a licensed clinical social worker who has worked in health education for 14 years both in schools and health departments. Her specialties are in sexual health and health equity. Fun Fact: Karen as won two competitive bocce trophies!

Contact: boycek@sfsu.edu


Jul Custodio portrait

Jul Custodio, MPH (she/her/hers)
Mental Health Educator

Jul is passionate about destigmatizing mental health on campus and promoting a sense of community around mental health. Fun fact: Jul has her green belt in Capoeira that she received here at SF State!

Contact: custodio@sfsu.edu


Priyam Das portrait

Priyam Das, MPH (she/her/hers)
Health Communication Specialist

Priyam works with each of the health educators to develop strategic health messaging for the campus community. Fun fact: Priyam has a black belt in Tae Kwon Do!

Contact: pdas@sfsu.edu


Taylor Davies portrait

Taylor Davies, M.A. (she/her/hers)
Sexual Health Educator

Taylor works towards fostering a sex positive community at SF State and ensuring sexual health programming is inclusive and accessible to all here at campus. Fun Fact: Taylor loves Disney movies and British comedy game shows.

Contact: tdavies1@sfsu.edu


Denmark Diaz portrait

Denmark Diaz (he/him or they/them)
Men’s Health Educator 

Denmark works to promote healthy masculinity and collaborates across different areas of health to prevent sexual violence on campus. Fun fact: Denmark is an ardent lover of memes and Shoegaze music!

Contact: denmarkd@sfsu.edu


Elizabeth Gandara portrait

Elizabeth Gandara, MPH (she/her/hers)
Alcohol, Tobacco, & Other Drugs Health Educator

Liz works to promote the health and well being of all San Francisco State students and is passionate about prevention and treatment of problems associated with substance use. Fun Fact: Liz is a long distance runner and enjoys running Lake Merced at least once a week.

Contact: egandara@sfsu.edu


Jewlee Gardner portrait

Jewlee Gardner, MPH (she/her/hers)
Assistant Director for Basic Needs Initiatives 

Jewlee works on the development of basic needs programs at SF State and believes in order for students to survive, thrive and reach their full potential here, they need stable and meaningful access to fundamental resources including quality food and housing. Fun Fact: Jewlee has competitively snowboarded in half pipe​, park, and slope style!

Contact: jewlee@sfsu.edu


Danielle Lundstrom portrait

Danielle Lundstrom, MPH, RD (she/her/hers)
Nutrition Health Educator

Danielle is a Registered Dietitian and is passionate about creating environmental changes that support healthy eating habits. She also enjoys helping students learn and feel confident in making healthier eating choices. Fun fact: Danielle did a global health field experience in Ethiopia!

Contact: dlundstrom@sfsu.edu


Martha Mellblom portrait

Martha Mellblom (she/her/hers)
Administrative Analyst

Martha provides administrative support for our Health Promotion & Wellness team. Fun fact: Martha has walked almost every public stairway in San Francisco!

Contact: marthamellblom@sfsu.edu


Kim Nguyen portrait

Kim Nguyen, M.A. (she/her/hers)
Peer Health Leadership Health Educator

Kim focuses on elevating student’s leadership through the peer health leadership program which includes the internship and ambassador program. Fun fact: Kim participates in an annual river cleanup with her family and friends in Petaluma!

Contact: kimn@sfsu.edu