Our Staff


Sara Flynn (she/her/hers)

Basic Needs Programs Coordinator

Sara works to support the SF State community in accessing basic needs resources on campus. She believes in the power and importance of uplifting student voices and is excited to facilitate an equitable environment to learn, grow, and thrive in higher education.

Fun fact: Sara enjoys spending time in parks, going to concerts, and is always happy to get recommendations for cafes and restaurants to try!

Email: saraflynn@sfsu.edu

Ryan Farquhar, MPH RDN (he/him/his)

Ryan Farquhar, MPH RDN (he/him/his)

Health Communications Specialist, Food+Shelter+Success

Ryan works to promote and de-stigmatize access to basic needs resources through community outreach and communication. He believes in raising student voices and sharing information to advocate for systemic change, health equity, and holistic healing.

Fun Fact: Ryan balances his free time between being an active naturalist and catching up on his video games backlog.

Email: rfarquhar@sfsu.edu


Director of FSS

Christopher Lujan, M.S. (he/him/his)

Director, Food+Shelter+Success

Christopher is dedicated to providing support services that promote food, housing, and financial security for students at SF State. He believes that access to basic needs initiatives provide an opportunity for equitable access to educational success.

Fun Fact: Christopher once went to school to be a musical theatre actor.

Email: christopherlujan@sfsu.edu