The Department of Programming

Meet the Directors

Please contact us if you have any questions about events, meeting times or joining ((dop))!

Emily Bridget Devane - MainStage Director 
About Emily
Hi, I'm Emily Devane and I'm a sophomore International Studies and Advertising and Public Relations major. This year I am super excited to be the director of ((dop)) 's Weekly Events. We will be having some events people have already loved like IC Yoga and Grocery Bingo as well as some new events like a book club. If you have any questions or want more information about being involved please email me at

Leslie Watland  
About Leslie
Hello, I'm Leslie Watland, Assistant Director of Student Activities and Greek Affairs, and the staff Advisor for LUC's ((dop)) student organization. This is my second year within SAGA and my third year advising ((dop)) and I look forward to working with our smart and creative student organizations and planning events for the vibrant and diverse LUC community. Interested in joining ((dop)) or another SAGA sponsored student organization? Reach out! I'm at, ext 88601, or Room 131 at Damen Student Center.

Michael James Arnold - Films Director 
About Michael
Lauren E Black - Marketing Director 
About Lauren
Leo Brian Shimanovich - Membership Director 
About Leo
Major: Biochemistry & Psychology
Academics: Honors Society, Presidential Scholarship, Dean's List
Extracurricular: Inter-Fraternity Councel Delegate for Delta Sigma Phi, Concerts Director for ((dop)), Vice President of Advocate, Co-facilitator of Spectrum Student Support Group, Member of Enactus Grow-Local Team, Swim Instructor for Halas Pool, & Desk Receptionist for Loyola University Chicago.
Volunteering: Northwestern Community Hospital
Future Plans: Medical School and hopefully clinical research into HIV/AIDS.

Natalia Enid Delgado - Collaborations Director 
About Natalia
Ryan A. Sevilla - Concerts Director 
About Ryan
Sarah Elizabeth Kovathana - Executive Director 
About Sarah
Hi There!
I'm Sarah Kovathana (pronounced koh-vah-tuhn-uh). I'm a Junior majoring in Psychology and Advertising & Public Relations. I am currently a Resident Assistant in Simpson Hall. I am also Marketing Director for the Department of Programming, or ((dop)) for short! I love Batman and my favorite color is purple!

Stephanie Jeanne Eberle - Special Events Director 
About Stephanie
Hey all!

I am Stephanie, a junior, majoring in Film and Digital Media. This year I am the Special Events Director for ((dop)) and will continue as the Social Media Manager for The Alliance for Awesome! Last year I was second semester Films Director for ((dop)). I have participated in both of these clubs since my freshman year.

If you want to know anything about ((dop)) or A4A, please feel free to email me at or just say hi if you see me around campus. I'm always happy to talk!

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