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The Student Affairs Team

Lindsay Kendrick

Lindsay Kendrick
Dean of Students
Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
Furman Hall, 415

Lindsay Kendrick currently serves as the Dean of Students and the Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion at NYU School of Law. Prior to joining NYU Law, she served as the diversity and inclusion manager at Ropes & Gray and as the East Coast diversity manager at Sidley Austin. She also practiced for five years as an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell. Kendrick holds a BA in Psychology from Georgetown University; a JD from Howard University, where she served as the managing editor of the Howard Law Journal; and an MS in Organizational Change Management from the New School’s Milano School for Management and Urban Policy.

Nancy Mah Chau

Nancy Mah Chau
Director of Student Life
240 Mercer Street, 1FL

Nancy Mah Chau currently serves as Director of Student Life at NYU School of Law. Prior to joining the Student Affairs team, she served as Director of Residential Life and Housing Services at the SOL. Nancy's primary responsibilities include counseling students on personal and academic matters, serving as a resource for resolving student concerns, supporting student wellness needs and creating and implementing community building events through the Community Advisor program. Nancy graduated from Binghamton University with both a B.A. in Sociology as well as a Master of Applied Social Science with a concentration in Human Services. She also holds a certificate in Human Resource Management from NYU. As a native New Yorker, she looks forward to chatting about this great city. Please stop by to see her with any general SOL or NYC inquiries. 

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Anthony D. Tiberio
Assistant Director for Student Affairs
Furman Hall, 421
(212) 998-6659

Anthony D. Tiberio currently serves as the Assistant Director for Student Affairs at NYU School of Law. Anthony counsels students, particularly the JD population, on a variety of personal and academic concerns, connecting them to appropriate University resources. He also acts as the primary liaison to the 80+ student organizations. Anthony received a Juris Doctor degree from Columbia Law School in 2014, a Master of Arts in Philosophy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2011, and a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy with a minor in Mathematics from New York University in 2008.

Alexandra Garcia
Assistant Director of Student Affairs
Furman Hall, 426
(212) 992-8847

Alexandra Garcia serves as the Assistant Director for Student Affairs at NYU School of Law. Her primary responsibilities include coordinating OSA's major events, including JD Orientation and Convocation, and counseling students on a variety of personal and academic concerns. Prior to joining NYU Law, Alexandra worked as a prelaw advisor at NYU's College of Arts and Science. Alexandra also practiced at a large law firm in New York and clerked for a federal judge in Florida. Alexandra received a Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center and a Bachelor of Arts in English and Sociology from the University of Florida.

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Savannah Lynn
Assistant Director of Diversity and Inclusion/ AnBryce Coordinator
Furman Hall, 418
(212) 998-6041

Savannah Lynn serves as the Assistant Director of Diversity & Inclusion and the Program Coordinator for the AnBryce Scholars Program. Her primary responsibilities include working with Dean Kendrick to further NYU Law’s mission of diversity and inclusion, as well as running operations and programming for all AnBryce scholars. Savannah received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies and a minor in Education from Duke University. Prior to joining NYU Law, Savannah worked at Duke University’s Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity creating and implementing education programs about LGBTQ issues.


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Gioia Kennedy
Administrative Assistant - Student Affairs
Furman Hall, Suite 474
(212) 998-6695

Gioia Kennedy is the Student Affairs Administrator. Her primary responsibilities include overseeing the budgets for all SBA groups, Journals, and programs within the Office of Student Affairs. She also liaises with SBA and journal student leaders to facilitate payments and reimbursements for symposia and activities. She received a Bachelor of Arts in History and French from Rutgers University – New Brunswick in 2015.


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Larissa McDowell
Assistant to the Dean of Students
Furman Hall, Suite 474

Larissa McDowell serves as the Assistant to the Dean of Students for NYU School of Law. Her responsibilities include serving as the primary contact for OSA communications, processing leave of absence and other accomodation request, coordinating the Convocation awards process, and providing support for the Dean of Students. Larissa received a Bachelors of Music in Voice Performance from the University of Wisconsin-Superior and a Masters of Music in Voice Performance, Musical Theater Concentration from NYU Steinhardt. Before joining School of Law OSA, Larissa was the Clinical Placement Assistant in the Office of Academic Clinical Affairs at the Rory Meyers College of Nursing.