WOODLAND STAFF

Name: Akash Dhillon
Position:
SI leader
Major:
Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior
Educational goals:

What excites you about working in the SSC?
The very friendly environment and team-oriented atmosphere.

 

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Name: Arielle Dryden-Bera
Position:
MESA clerk & subject tutor
Major:
Animal Science
Educational goals:
Become a veterinarian specializing in exotic animals.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Meeting new people and making new friends.

 

Name: Ashley Hernandez
Position:  MESA clerk
Major: Nursing
Educational goals:  Earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Meeting new people and helping them achieve their educational goals.

 

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Name: Alexander Taber-Evans
Position: SI leader
Major: Cognitive Science
Educational goals: Obtain a Bachelors in Cognitive Science.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Learning through teaching.

 

Name: Azucena Rivera
Position: Subject tutor
Major: Biology
Educational goals: Earn a BS in Biology and attend graduate school.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Helping others understand a subject and being able to see them progress.

 

Name: Bishal Nayak
Position: Subject tutor
Major: Engineer
Educational goals: Project work.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Sharing my knowledge and assisting my fellow classmates.

 

Name: Bhupinder Singh
Position: Subject tutor & clerk
Major: Biological Sciences
Educational goals: Attend graduate school to become a Pharmacist.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
The warm and welcoming environment.

 

Name: Colton Dee McCullar
Position: RAWC/ET tutor
Major: Psychology
Educational goals: 
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Working with fellow students.

 

Name: Diomerica Padilla-Penuelos
Position: Lead clerk
Major: English
Educational goals: Obtain a BA in English at CSU Sacramento.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
How flexible the hours are.

 

Name: David Rodriguez
Position: Subject tutor & clerk
Major: Accounting
Educational goals:  Earn a Bachelor’s in Managerial Economics at UC Davis.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Helping students know we are here to support them.

 

Name: Emily Bonnel
Position: Clerk
Major: Art History
Educational goals: Earn a BA in Art History and a Masters in Library Science.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
The helpful and supportive environment.

 

Name: Erica Chang
Position: Clerk
Major: Managerial Economics
Educational goals:  Earn a Bachelor’s in Managerial Economics.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Meeting new people and working with my coworkers.

 

Name: Eziray Hernandez
Position
: RAWC/ET tutor
Major: English
Educational goals: Earn a Bachelors’s in English.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
The welcoming environment and friendly coworkers.

 

Name: Huirong Deng
Position: RAWC/ESOL tutor
Major: Undecided
Educational goals: Explore a new career.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Helping other students.

 

Name: Ivan Ascencion
Position: SI leader
Major: Chemical Engineer
Educational goals:   Transfer to CSU Sacramento University.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Helping other students learn a subject I am passionate about.

 

Name: Itzel Garcia
Position: MESA clerk
Major: Neuroscience & Physiology
Educational goals: Transfer to UC Davis in two years.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Working at the MESA center and helping students.

 

Name: Janea Barraza
Position: SI Lead Clerk
Major: Psychology
Educational goals: Attain a Masters in Psychology.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Engaging students to help them navigate academic programs.

 

Name: Juan Huerta
Position: Subject tutor & SI leader
Major: Chemistry
Educational goals:  Earn an AS in Natural Science & Mathematics & transfer.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
The friendly environment.

 

Name: Jasmin Johl
Position: SI mentor & clerk
Major: Sociology
Educational goals: Transfer to a UC
What excites you about working in the SSC?
I enjoy meeting new people.

 

Name: Jason Petruescu
Position: Subject tutor
Major: Computer Science
Educational goals: Attain a Bachelors in Computer Science.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
To help students succeed in the subjects they struggle with.

 

Name: Jazmine Zamora
Position: MESA clerk
Major: Business Administration
Educational goals:  Obtain a BS in Business Administration at CSU Sacramento.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
The staff is very helpful and understanding.

 

Name: Lizette Valdovinos
Position: RAWC tutor & subject tutor
Major: Sociology
Educational goals: Attend law school to become an immigration lawyer.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Being a part of a team as well as helping students succeed.

 

Name: Niva Shrestha
Position: Subject tutor
Major: Mathematics
Educational goals: Earn a Bachelor’s of Science in Civil Engineering.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
The people, the friendly environment, and learning opportunities.

 

Name:  Noor Bader
Position: RAWC/ET tutor
Major: Computer Science
Educational goals: Earn a Bachelor’s in Computer Science at UC Davis.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Meeting new people.

 

Name: Onica Perez-Roman
Position: RAWC/ET tutor
Major: English
Educational goals: Transfer to UC Davis for my Bachelors in English, become a writer, and be a teacher in the Peace Corps.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Establishing relationships with students and connecting the gaps in essays.

 

Name: Phuong Thi Li
Position: RAWC/ESOL tutor
Major:  Accounting
Educational goals: Earn a Bachelors’s degree in Accounting.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
I like helping other students.

 

Name: Ryan Fuller
Position: RAWC tutor & subject tutor
Major:  English
Educational goals:  Obtain my Ph.D. in Anthropology and teach.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Helping students who come in worried but leave with a better understanding.

 

Name: Rakesh Raymond Kumar
Position: MESA lead mentor
Major:  Nursing
Educational goals: Attend nursing school & obtain my RN license.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Helping students reach their goals while spreading positive energy.

 

Name: Raevin Nickerson
Position: Subject tutor
Major: Forensic Psychology
Educational goals: Earn a Bachelor’s in Psychology at UC Davis and a Masters at Ohio State University.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Being able to help students with various subjects they’re having trouble in.

 

Name: Sarah Cheaney
Position: RAWC/ET tutor
Major: Administration of Justice
Educational goals:  Obtain a Bachelors in Administration of Justice.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Working with students and helping them to improve.

 

Name: Sydney Scrogings
Position: RAWC tutor
Major: English
Educational goals:  Earn a Bachelors from CSU Sacramento and a Masters from UC Davis.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
I love learning new things from my tutees.

 

Name: Trinidad Beltran
Position: RAWC/ET Tutor
Major: Arts & Humanities
Educational goals: Transfer to a four-year university.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Meeting new people and learning new skills.

 

Name: Tanvy Singh
Position: SI leader & Subject tutor
Major: Healthcare Administration
Educational goals: Earn a Bachelor’s in Healthcare Administration.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Being a part of student interactions.

 

Name: Usha Shah
Position: Subject Tutor
Major: Bioengineering
What are your educational goals? Become a medical doctor.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Working in an interactive environment.

 

Name: Yesenia Arambula
Position: Clerk
Major: Psychology
What are your educational goals? Earn a Bachelor’s in Psychology at UC Davis.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Meeting new staff and seeing returning staff again.

 

Name: Yarely Manriquez
Position: Clerk
Major: Game Development
What are your educational goals? Earn a degree in Game Development.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Having knowledgeable people around to ask them questions when I need help.

 

Name: Zennin Casl
Position: MESA mentor
Major: Nursing
What are your educational goals? Become a medical doctor.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
I really enjoy working with students and helping them succeed in college.

LAKE CAMPUS STAFF

Name: Andrea Garcia Morales
Position: Clerk/Lab Aide
Major: Mathematics & Science
Educational goals:  I want to become a pediatrician.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
When students come in to take the extra steps in understanding a subject.

 

Name: Bo Layton Sheffer
Position: Subject tutor
Major: Business Administration
Educational goals:  Earn a Bachelors in Business Administration.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
The team comradery and helping my peers to succeed.

Name: Helen McMahon
Position: Subject tutor & RAWC tutor
Major: English
Educational goals: Obtain a Masters degree in English.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
To be a part of a resource that is beneficial to students.

 

Name: Lori Bateman
Position: Subject tutor
Major: Business Administration
Educational goals:  Obtain a Bachelor’s in Business Administration.
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Helping other people succeed.

 

Name: Noah Mitchell
Position: Subject tutor & RAWC tutor
Major: Science & Mathematics
Educational goals:
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Helping other people learn and being in a positive environment.

 

Name: Miles Cooley
Position: Subject tutor
Major: Environmental Horticulture
Educational goals:
What excites you about working in the SSC?
Helping turn “I can’t” into “challenge accepted.”

 

Name: Raelyn Robertson
Position: Subject tutor
Major:
Educational goals:
What excites you about working in the SSC?