Dayanne Izmirian, PhD

Dayanne Izmirian
Phone: (619) 260-2253
Office: Student Life Pavilion 301

Director of Community and Leadership Development

Dayanne Izmirian has been working in various roles in student life and residential life at USD since 1999. She has been in her current position as Director of Community and Leadership Development since 2017. As Director of Community and Leadership Development, she is responsible for the Emerging Leaders program, undergraduate leadership initiatives, the Graduate/ Law Student Commons, the Commuter Commons, First Generation student services, and Fraternity and Sorority Life standards.  Dayanne also assists with USD's Changemaker Hub, the Restorative Justice program and assists with the Torero Renaissance Scholars. She enjoys working with students on identity development, vocation, self-care, spiritual development and leadership. Prior to USD, Dayanne worked at LeMoyne College in Syracuse, NY and served on the Linda Vista Bayside Community Center's Board of Directors for 5 years.