Patrick Ledesma, Director of Student Centers Patrick Ledesma

  Director

 

BA, The George Washington University

MPH, The George Washington University

LEED Green Associate

Mr. Ledesma joined Georgetown University in the summer of 2014 to finish the completion of the Healey Family Student Center, as well as develop the operations and events program for the new facility. In the Fall 2016, he also began directing the operations of the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center, as well as the main public areas of Pedro Arrupe, Jr Hall, including plans for renovation and completion for both locations. He has worked in a Student Center role for almost 20 years combined at The George Washington University (Student Employee, Program Coordinator - Hippodrome, Senior Event Planner, and Assistant Adjunct Professor), American University (Assistant Director, Operations), and George Mason University (Director of Event Management).

Throughout his career, Mr. Ledesma has worked with three sitting US Presidents (42-44), Elton John, General Colin Powell, Ray Charles, Billie Jean King, Jay Leno, Kanye West, and the Dalai Lama.  In addition, Mr. Ledesma has provided guidance and support for events by the Executive Office of the US President, the CIA, the Department of Homeland Security, and FEMA.  On the fun side, Mr. Ledesma has created student facing programs for late night and weekend programs (award winning GW Triple Play program), developed that was responsible for several Commencement/Graduation ceremonies at two Universities, hosted many live concerts, and also coordinated several weddings! 

He looks to continue providing a positive and meaningful guest and student experience at Georgetown University.

Andrew Addison, Assistant Director Student Centers Andrew Addison

  Assistant Director 

 

BA, The American University

MA, The University of Exeter 

 As a student, Andrew became heavily involved in events and program management, which led him to the profession at his alma mater before moving to George Mason University for five years as the Scheduling and Events Manager.  Andrew came to Georgetown in October 2016 and loves supporting operations and special events with Student Centers.  When he isn't working, Andrew can be found at any of the numerous free events throughout DC.

Robert Bailey, Assistant Director Student Centers Robert Bailey

  Operations Manager 

 

BA, The Morehouse College

Robert brings 10 years of experience working in Georgetown event Management and Student Centers. He specializes in event support and building management. Robert is a native of the DC area and huge local sports fan.

Rebecca Kielty Rebecca Kielty

  Assistant Program Coordinator 

 

BA, The University of South Florida Saint Petersburg

MA Candidate, Georgetown University CCT Program

Rebecca joined Student Centers after ten years experience working in tourism and education. Through Student Centers, she feels lucky to have an opportunity to work with both the public and clients from across Georgetown University, helping the community access meeting space and services in the Leavey Center and Healey Family Student Center. 

Rebecca Kielty Jefferson Daley

  Assistant Program Coordinator 

 

BA, The Caldwell University

MPS Candidate, Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies