M.Ed. in Rehabilitation Counseling from University of Missouri at Columbia
B.A. in Psychology from Pomona College in Claremont, California
Professor Hopkins joined Saddleback College in January 1984. Her responsibilities include counseling students, approving disability-related accommodations, consulting with other faculty regarding student needs, and teaching classes. Her area of special interest is in assisting veterans, active military and their dependents make the transition from military to civilian college life.
Prior to joining Saddleback College, she worked in a similar role at Chaffey College, and prior to that as a counselor in several rehabilitation facilities.In her spare time, she enjoys reading, music, volunteering with her church, traveling, and spending time with family, friends and pets.