Associate Director for Transfer Programs
Where did you go to College?
San Francisco State University for grad and undergrad.
How long have you been with the College of Engineering?
Since November 2012
What is your favorite part of your job?
Seeing students transform overtime.
What is your approach to advising?
Each student is different. Sure, some students have things in common but embracing the unique qualities and life experiences of each student.
What is the most unusual job you’ve had?
Worked graveyard shift in a supermarket the Castro area of San Francisco for 7 years while in college.
What are your interests?
Too many to list plus it changes a lot.
What advice do you have for students?
Never compare yourself to anyone.
What is your favorite TV show(s)?
I don’t watch a lot of tv. I hear Dr Who is good planning to check it our eventually one of these days…
What is your favorite book(s)?
I love celebrity autobiographies, don’t judge : )
What is your favorite song, band or type of music?
Classic Rock is my favorite. If you Pandora groups like Van Halen or Metallica that will give you a sense.
Is there anything else that you would like to add?
I’ve worked with STEM students for the past fifteen years as a community college director and as Statewide Assistant Director of undergraduate programs for MESA before coming to Berkeley.