Directors and Staff

Corey Tazzara
Corey Tazzara, Director
Assistant Professor of History
Scripps College



Agnieszka Lazorczyk
Program Coordinator




Kenneth Leonardo
Graduate Assistant

Kenneth Leonardo has been a Graduate Assistant at the European Union Center of California at Scripps College since 2012. He is a Ph.D. Candidate in political science and a Research Assistant at Claremont Graduate University. His areas of research include political philosophy, American politics, European politics, and international political economy. He received a B.A. in political science, international relations (area concentration: Europe), with a minor in economics from Bucknell University in 2009.


Celine Hylton-Dei
Events and Administrative Coordinator

Celine is senior at Pitzer College. She’s an International Political Economy major and French minor. This is her fourth and final year with the center! At Pitzer she is also an Institute of Global-Local Action & Study (IGLAS) Fellow. In her free time she likes doing Pilates or catching up on TV shows.



Katy Swiere
Events and Administrative Coordinator

Katy Swiere is a second year student at Pomona College studying international environmental policy. She is from Orange,¬†Texas, and is passionate about using diplomacy and community mobilization to solve borderless issues like climate change, refugee crises, and more. She is a dedicated volunteer with Citizens’ Climate Lobby and GenUN chapter of the Claremont Colleges. In her free time, she enjoys ballroom dancing, reading, and learning languages.