Meet the Support Team

Briana Hagelgans
Director of Access
Briana Hagelgans' Email
210-784-1449
CAB 211

Bio: 

Briana currently serves as the Director of Access with A&M-SA overseeing dual credit and early college high school partnerships, the Greater Texas Foundation Program and the development of transfer agreement partnerships throughout the state of Texas. Before her role at A&M-SA, Briana worked in high school programs, ensuring that high school students had access to, and persisted in college coursework while enrolled in high school. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Management and her Master’s of Business Administration from Wayland Baptist University and is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Practice.


Miriam Magdaleno
Coordinator of Access
Miriam Magdaleno's Email
210-784-1108
CAB 211 

Bio: 

Miriam currently serves as the Coordinator of Access and coordinates the Greater Texas Foundation on-campus programming, peer-mentor program, assists with the outreach of potential Greater Texas Foundation students, and serves current Greater Texas Foundations Scholars on campus. Miriam has worked at A&M-San Antonio for five years in various roles, including recruitment, admissions counseling, and as project coordinator for University Advancement. She is a proud Aggie, Class of ’06 and ’08, earning her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Spanish, and her Masters of Public Service and Administration from Texas A&M University-College Station. As a first-generation college student, Miriam has a passion for higher education and helping students achieve their educational goals.


Kathryn Zepeda
Student Success Coach
Katheryn Zepeda's Email
210-784-1428
Mod C-157

Bio:

Kathryn has a back ground in Emergency Health Science.  She spent 10 years as a firefighter/Paramedic with the City of Seguin, where she was the assistant chief for two of those years. Kathryn moved to San Antonio College as the EMS Degree Program Coordinator, where she worked for 7 years.  After being transferred to West Texas, she became a high school teacher, teaching science courses and specializing in Health Science Technologies.  In 2016, Kathryn began working as an Academic Coach at TAMUSA, a job that she absolutely loves. 


Antoinette Curl  
Director of Academic Advising 
Antoinette Curl's Email
(210) 784-1407
Mod C-102

Bio:

Antoinette currently serves as the Executive Director of Academic Advising overseeing undergraduate academic advising services at A&M-San Antonio.  She has over fifteen years’ experience in academic advising and student support services and has worked at universities in Hong Kong, New York, and Texas.  Antoinette views the role of the academic advisor as helping students clarify their personal values, identifying academic and professional goals, and creating a plan to achieve those goals.  In her free time, Antoinette attempts to emulate Martha Stewart by gardening, baking, and crafting.