About Us

OUR MISSION

To provide a fast, secure, and convenient multi-service identification card for the students, faculty, and staff of the University of California, Merced. 

 

OUR TEAM

 

Abraham Cereno

Associate Director

acereno@ucmerced.edu 

Abraham “Abe” Cereno loves a challenge, especially when it involves creative problem solving. When he joined UC Merced two years ago as associate director for CatCard Services, part of what appealed to him was the opportunity to develop technology-driven solutions that could help make life easier and more efficient for campus community members.

 

See Chang

Administrative Assistant

schang@ucmerced.edu 

 

Jay Poovakan

Social Media Specialist

jpoovakan@ucmerced.edu 

Jay Poovakan is an impressive coder, a fast learner, and is passionate about technology and business. As a student, he is a Computer Science and Engineering major with a minor in Business Management. When he joined CatCard services, part of what appealed to him was the opportunity to grow and utilize his skills to tackle problems, innovate new ideas, and make life easier for the thousands of students and staff members who benefit from CatCard's services.