Transfer, Career, and Special Programs

Division of Transfer, Career and Special Programs

Position Employee Responsibilities
 Dean

Georgina Guy x4738

Oversees Career and Re-Entry Center, Disabled Student Programs and Services, Extended Opportunities Program and Services, Adapted Kinesiology, Veterans Education and Transition Services (VETS), Transfer Center, CARE, CalWORKs, SPS Instruction and grant funded programs.  504 Officer
Sr. Administrative Assistant - O.U.C. Sub-Teresa Camacho x4418 Administrative and clerical support to the Division and Dean of Transfer, Career and Special Programs Division.

Career and Re-Entry Center

Position Employee Responsibilities
Dean Georgina Guy  x4473 Coordinates activities and day-to-day operations.
Re-Entry Center Specialist Alizadeh, Sholeh x4611 Assists continuing and returning to college students with admissions and registration procedures and removing their barriers to continue their education; coordinates workshops and group activities, women’s conference and facilitates annual scholarships to qualified re-entry students.
 Career Guidance  Specialist Don Mineo x4965 Provides career guidance services, including assessments; assists students in obtaining college information to assist them in decision making; provides Career and RE-Entry Center orientations and class visits various instructional courses.
Career Services Technician Juan De La Cruz  x4929 Provides Instructional and clerical support, orientations and assists student using the facility in career research. Arranges workshops & direct student support with regards to Career & Re-Entry Services.
Counseling Office Assistant Christina Bolin 
x4575
Provides front desk coverage; develops assessment packets; assists students with technical assessment issues; assists with orientation.
Office Assistant Brenda Lozano
x4575
Provides front desk coverage; develops assessment packets; assists students with basic assessment issues including online; assists with orientation. Provides evening support.

Extended Opportunity Programs and Services

Position Employee Responsibilities
Coordinator (Sub) for EOPS/CARE & CalWORKs Efren Rangel x4738 Oversees all aspects of department day-to-day management (faculty & staff) including counseling services and student support; develops operational policies; submits annual programs and coordinates EOPS/CARE & CalWORKs programs;
Sr. Admin. Assistant O.U.C. Vacant  x4619 Administrative and clerical support for coordinator and programs.
EOPS/CARE Counselor   Provides academic, career, transfer and personal counseling and advisement.
Part-Time EOPS/CARE & CalWORKs Counselor Jeff Hannibal, x4620 
Maria Castellanos x4648
Maria Hanson x4207
Hochin Moon x4829
Kirstin Tuccinardi x4622
Amy Strange x4207
Provides academic, career, transfer and personal counseling and advisement.
EOPS Specialist Lori Parra x4829 Assists potential and eligible EOPS/CARE students with admissions, registration and EOPS processes.
EOPS Specialist Adalberto Rodriguez
 x4275
Provides students with information on college program and services; tracks MIS data.
     
CalWORKs Project Specialist   CalWORKs clerical activities.

Disabled Student Program and Services

Position Employee Responsibilities
DSPS Coordinator/ Counselor Ardith Lynch x4750 Oversees all aspects of departmental day-to-day management (faculty and staff); serves as campus and off-campus agency liaison, coordinates and administers services and instruction per ADA/504; representative to region DSPS coordinators groups.
Sr. Administrative Assistant Elle Dubois x4930 Administrative and clerical support for coordinator and programs.
Counselor Zina Boratynec x4319 Maryam Azary x4885 Provides disability-related counseling--academic, personal and career; determines eligibility and appropriate accommodations for all disabilities other than LD;
LD Specialist Kim d’Arcy x4206
Ann Marie Breslin x4291
Provides learning disability assessments, educational guidance, monitoring of LD student progress and individual advisements in learning strategies; coordinates the LD Practicum program.
Part-Time LD Specialist Breanna Daniels x 4601
Ivoryee Martin x6085
Brent Murray x 6085
Provides learning disability assessments, educational guidance, monitoring of LD student progress and individual advisements in learning strategies.
DSPS Instructor/Special Services Chair Mike Hoggatt x6057 Provides strategic and basic instruction for students with disabilities in classes and the adapted computer lab (math, English, spelling, learning strategies etc.).
DSPS Counselor Vacant x4779 Provides disability related counseling – academic, personal and career; determines eligibility and appropriate accommodations for all disabilities other than LC.
Part-time DSPS Counselor Brenda Fitzgeorge x4885 Tina Shaffie x4337
Denise Bon x6220
Loma Hopkins x4779
Kate Tewes x 4425
Provides disability related counseling-academic, personal and career.
DSPS P.T. Instructor Tracy Teregis x6057
Brian Howell x6057
Provides writing instruction and fundamental math courses.
Disabled Student Program Specialist Sylvia Barley x 4238 Organizes sign language interpreters, real-time captioning schedules, note takers and assistive listening devices.
Disabled Student Program Specialist Darline Arroyo x4246 Assists, monitors, and schedules learning disability assessments and related appointments. Aides with students and parents explaining processes and procedures.
Disabled Student Program Specialist Diana Lloyd x 6181 Assists students in the Accommodated Testing Center.  Oversees (ATC) the logistics of the ATC
Disabled Student
Program Specialist
Marlene Sais x4915
Follows up on documentation and procedural issues with off-campus medical professionals; processes medical documentation; reconciles MIS reports; generates DSPS priority registration list; responsible for records management for DSPS and SARS.
Counseling Office Assistant Kathy Schultz x4249 Serves as receptionist, schedules faculty appointments; provides assistance with registration; tracks student appointments.
Alternate Media Specialist Mike Sauter x4539 Provides and coordinates alternative media, including software and hardware application support and documentation; develops accessible text materials in electronic and other formats.
Program Assistant Mike Parra x4679 Provides clerical support for staff and primarily assists with the KNEA program.
Office Assistant (P/T) Regina Shirma x4424 Assists with Accommodating Testing.  Retrieves and helps with follow-up on medical documentation; supports the Student Education Contract project.
Interpreters   Interprets for deaf and hard-of-hearing students.
Captionist   Provides real time captioning for deaf and hard-of-hearing students.

Transfer Center

Position Employee Responsibilities
Coordinator / Counselor Orlantha Nin x4258 Coordinates day-to-day activities, budget and services related to the Transfer Center and transfer functions. Counsels students.
Part-Time Counselor Roya Aminzadeh x6101
Jennifer Golden x6103
Frances Hawkins x4328
Jayne Klunde x6103
Mike Mikolajczak x4468
Arlene Vargas x4328
Elizabeth Weiss x4259
Rocio Zamudio x4328
Provides academic career, transfer and personal counseling and advisement. Specializes in university and college transfer policies and agreements.
Sr.Transfer Center Specialist Barbara Benavides x4423 Transfer Center clerical and administrative support; provides technical support to students and assists during presentations and one-on-one sessions.
Transfer Center Specialist Judi Pohl x4486 Clerical support; schedules class visits and counseling appointments.
Office Assistant Rosann Rios x4292 Duplicates and distributes materials; pulls transcripts; schedules appointments, and answers phones
Project Specialist Vacant Clerical support.
Project Specialist (TTP Grant Funded) Vacant Secretarial support.

Veterens Education & Transition Services (VETS)

Position Employee Responsibilities
Coordinator/Counselor

Terence Nelson   X4473

Oversees staff and program planning.
Veteran / Generalist Counselor Kolin Williams Provides academic, career, transfer and personal counseling for veterans & generalist students. Teaches Boots to Books course.
P.T.Counselors Frances Hawkins, Paris Peck Provides academic, career, transfer and personal counseling for  veterans and generalist students.
VETS Program Outreach Specialist Brooke Sauter  
Project Specialist  Phillip Sanchez Work with student veterans & community members within the VETS Program/Center & participates in outreach activities.