UGRD Staff Profiles

Detwarn Buntun

Senior Associate Director

Detwarn is originally from Stockton California who started out as a high school teacher in the field of Education. He was introduced to college admissions by his former academic advisor and spent several years within the office of admission at the University of the Pacific. As a seasoned veteran in the admissions profession, his goal is to relieve the stress that may come with researching and applying to college. As Senior Associate Director, he oversees diversity outreach and recruitment, and is always looking for innovative ways to champion diversity.


B.A. in Psychology, University of the Pacific; M.Ed. in Secondary Education, Grand Canyon University; M.A. in Education Administration & Leadership, University of the Pacific

Hobbies & Interests:

Detwarn is a displaced Dallas Cowboys fan -- he is interested in anything that has to do with the "boys." He also loves to travel to new places and explore that particular city without the use of GPS or maps. 

(408) 554-4746
Schott Admission & Enrollment Services Building