Student Union Box Office Coordinator
Loissa Lespinace joined the Florida Atlantic University Student Union Box Office team as the Ticket Operations Coordinator in March 2019. Loissa switched over to the Student Union where she oversees all ticket operations for the Student Union Box Office, Barry Kaye Auditorium and the many Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters ticketed productions.
Prior to this department, Lespinace served as the Senior Secretary for the FAU Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. There she oversaw all ticketing and administrative operations for the hundreds of lectures and concerts held in the Institute and Friedberg Auditorium. During her time at Lifelong Learning, she was a part of a department transition from the Lifelong Learning Society to the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Before working with OLLI, Lespinace worked at the FAU Bookstore in sales and customer service.
Originally from New York, Loissa received her Bachelor's degree from our very own Florida Atlantic University and is currently in pursuit of her MBA. In her free time she enjoys cooking, spending time with her new kitten and listening to Soca music.
Ticket Operations Assistant
Stephanie Gurgel joined the FAU Box Office team in May 2019. Born in Hollywood, Florida, Stephanie moved to Boca Raton to attend A.D. Henderson University School and has lived here for the past 20 years. She graduated from Lynn University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Computer Animation with a major in Game Art, and hopes to one day start her own business. She has a passion for animals and enjoys volunteering with exotic pets, playing video games, and travelling. Stephanie’s parents hailed from São Paulo, Brazil and she is fluent in Brazilian Portuguese.
Ticket Operations Representative
Arianna Aquino is currently finishing her second year at Florida Atlantic University. She plans on graduating with a major in English in order to write novels for youth, as well as, share the stories of those close to her. Arianna aspires to study abroad in South Korea in addition to attaining a minor in Asian Studies. Currently, she is a first-degree black belt in taekwondo and plans on earning her second degree within the next two years. Arianna attended high school in Pennsylvania and now lives on campus. She enjoys spending her free time reading, watching movies and helping her grandfather with errands.