The Student Union team

Amber GrenhartAmber Grenhart
Director, Student Union and Event Services


Hometown: Lakewood, Colorado

Amber graduated from Fort Lewis College with a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing. She began her career with her alma mater shortly after graduation in 2013. Amber has worked in the Student Union in different capacities. Currently, she oversees Campus Dining, Skystore (bookstore), Post Office, Event Services, Technical Services and operations of the Student Union. She loves working for the college that gave her so much in her undergrad and is grateful to be a part of such a wonderful team. Outside her career, Amber loves to spend time with her husband, son Oliver, and her furry animals. After work and on the weekends, you will always find Amber enjoying the outdoors, whether it is dirt biking, mountain biking, camping, rafting, or snowboarding.

Juan LopezJuan Lopez
Assistant Director, Student Union and Event Services


Hometown: La Jara, Colorado

Juan graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in History and a minor in Political Science. As the Assistant Director, he’s always happy to lend a hand and help you out with any issue you may have. He and his family have called Durango home since 2007 and loves everything about living here. He is the rocking bass player in his band Little Wilderness, and loves to hike, camp, and snowboard and always enjoys time spent with his wife, daughter, family and friends.

Megan MaurilloMegan Maurillo
Event Services Coordinator, Student Union and Event Services


Hometown: Skaneateles (Skinny-Atlas), New York

Megan graduated from the University of North Carolina-Greensboro with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications. She has lived in Durango for 13 years working in Youth Development and on two previous contracts with FLC in the office of Disability Services and the Marketing and Communication Department. She has enjoyed being a figure skating coach and teaching after school art programs. It is a pleasure for her to organize the events of the FLC and Durango community on the most beautiful campus in the Southwest! In Megan’s free time she enjoys fostering her business in metal smithing, attends live music (she has seen her favorite band over 100 times!) water sports, traveling, and photography. She believes this little corner of the world has a lifetime of places to explore. Having been to over 40 states and spent several months in Italy working on organic farms she is always looking forward to the next adventure!

Steve SandnerSteven Sandner
General Laborer II, Student Union and Event Services

Hometown: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Steve graduated from Metro State College (Denver)/ Colorado Aero Tech (Broomfield, Co.) as a private pilot, and with a degree in Aircraft Maintenance. After 3 years of flight line service in Colorado Springs, Canon City, Farmington, N.M., and Durango, he met his wife Martha while she was attending FLC. They were married and made Durango their home. They have four children, all of whom graduated from, or are currently enrolled at FLC. They currently have five grandchildren living in Cortez, Co. He started his own commercial cleaning service in the mid-1980s and brought his expertise to FLC in 2013. Steve enjoys movies, music, hiking and camping, and auto repair/restoration. But he mostly enjoys being a husband, father, and grandfather. Steve’s strengths are dependability, responsibility,dedication, attention to detail, and self-motivation. His goal here at FLC is to maintain the Student Union as a clean, safe and enjoyable environment for all students, faculty, staff, and visitors.

Todd EscudierTodd Escudier
General Laborer, Student Union and Event Services

Hometown: Lafayette, Louisiana

Todd attended Louisiana State University. Working for the past 44 years in the food industry he has a background as a classically French trained Chef and has lived in Colorado for 25 of those years. He enjoys mountain living, fishing, and outdoor activities. Todd works the evenings here in the Student Union and is always happy to assist you and your events.