Professional Staff

Melvin L. Butler

Assoc. Professor
Associate Dean, Office of Academic Enhancement

(305) 284-9131
Dr. Melvin L. Butler is Associate Professor of Musicology at the Frost School of Music. He also serves as Associate Dean of the Office of Academic Enhancement for Undergraduate Affairs. His research focuses on music and religion in Haitian, Jamaican, and African American communities, with emphasis on the cultural politics of performance,...

Lynnette Ann Cebollero

Office Manager

(305) 284-3187
Lynnette provides administrative support for the Office of Academic Enhancement.  She assists with programming, prepares financial reports, reconciles accounts, and supervises front office operations.  Her professional experience includes work in the fields of education, mortgages, administrative management and general...

Jordan Craft

Sr. Program Coordinator

(305) 284-3349
Jordan Craft serves as the Senior Program Coordinator for the Programs of Academic Excellence in the Office of Academic Enhancement. He aims to develop meaningful one-on-one advising relationships with the students he oversees. He is also responsible for aiding students professional and personal growth through programming and encouraging...

Christopher Doell

Executive Director, Office of Academic Enhancement

(305) 284-3194
Chris serves as Executive Director of the Office of Academic Enhancement. His primary focus is on providing leadership and support to OAE’s professional staff, helping to develop innovative and effective ways of supporting students from all backgrounds, and ultimately helping them craft their most rewarding and enriching undergraduate...

Micah D. Johnson

Assoc. Director, Programs

(305) 284-3357
Micah Johnson is the Associate Director - Empower Me First at the University of Miami. In this role, Micah provides academic success advising, mentoring, resource referral, and programming that supports academic excellence, builds community among other first-generation students, and celebrate their successes.Micah has earned a Bachelor of Arts...

Erika Green Liberus

Director, Programs

(305) 284-5385
Erika Liberus serves as the Director for Prestigious Awards and Fellowships in the Office of Academic Enhancement. She leads the unit’s efforts to identify, recruit, and advise students who are considering and applying for external fellowships and scholarships. She facilitates workshops and provides guidance to students who are...

Molly Lockwood Ho

Manager, Programs

(305) 284-5387
Molly Lockwood Ho serves as the Programs Manager for Prestigious Awards and Fellowships in the Office of Academic Enhancement. She advises students who are interested in applying for internationally competitive scholarship opportunities and assists them in finding awards that match their personal interests and complement their future goals. She...