Title V: Meet Your Team


If you need additional assistance, your completion teams are here to help. Each academic area has a main contact person in departments such as, Financial Aid, L/LRC, Counseling, and even faculty.

Please select the academic area your major is under to contact the right team member for you.


Business & CIS

Division Dean: Resource for full and part-time faculty while facilitating college and division goalsStudent Support Coach: Knowledge of on-campus support services for holistic student successStudent Academic Coach: L/LRC faculty or staff connecting students to learning resources and discipline specific assistance & support
NameHenry HuaAyman GadallaAnnette Young
TitleDean of Business & CISInstructional AssistantLibrarian
Emailhhua@cypresscollege.eduagadalla@cypresscollege.eduayoung@cypresscollege.edu
Faculty Peer Coach: Knowledge of faculty needs for continued high touch serviceFaculty Data Coach: Faculty trained to interpret and integrate student success data in the work of the division/departmentEmbedded Counselor: Discipline-specific guidance for students
NameAlireza MoadyPeter MolnarRobert Grantham
TitleInstructor, CISInstructor, CISCounselor, Business
Emailamoady@cypresscollege.edupmolnar@cypresscollege.edurgrantham@cypresscollege.edu
Financial Aid Coach: Responsible for in-reach and primary point of contact for Financial Aid resourcesCareer Coach: Reduce the number of Undeclared and Exploratory Majors within each Academic Community to increase awareness of discipline-specific careersTransfer Coach: Provide support services to increase students’ exposure to four-year institutions to facilitate completion and transfer
NameChristopher WestRuby PastranaNoor Altoma
TitleFinancial Aid CoordinatorAdjunct CounselorTransfer Coach
Emailcwest@cypresscollege.edurpastrana@cypresscollege.edunaltoma@cypresscollege.edu

Career Technical Education

Division Dean: Resource for full and part-time faculty while facilitating college and division goalsStudent Support Coach: Knowledge of on-campus support services for holistic student successStudent Academic Coach: L/LRC faculty or staff connecting students to learning resources and discipline specific assistance & support
NameKathleen ReilandDominique SomoanoJoyce Peacock
TitleDean of CTEAdministrative Assistant ILibrarian
Emailkreiland@cypresscollege.edudsomoano@cypresscollege.edujpeacock@cypresscollege.edu
Faculty Peer Coach: Knowledge of faculty needs for continued high touch serviceFaculty Data Coach: Faculty trained to interpret and integrate student success data in the work of the division/departmentEmbedded Counselor: Discipline-specific guidance for students
NameLisa Clark/Ed ValdezStephanie RosatiJeannie Mitsch
TitleInstructor, Culinary Arts/Instructor, Aviation & Travel CareersInstructor, Culinary ArtsCounselor
Emaillclark@cypresscollege.edu; evaldez@cypresscollege.edusrosati@cypresscollege.edujmitsch@cypresscollege.edu
Financial Aid Coach: Responsible for in-reach and primary point of contact for Financial Aid resourcesCareer Coach: Reduce the number of Undeclared and Exploratory Majors within each Academic Community to increase awareness of discipline-specific careersTransfer Coach: Provide support services to increase students’ exposure to four-year institutions to facilitate completion and transfer
NameNai SaeteurnRuby PastranaNoor Altoma
TitleFinancial Aid CoordinatorAdjunct CounselorTransfer Coach
Emailnsaeteurn@cypresscollege.edurpastrana@cypresscollege.edunaltoma@cypresscollege.edu

Fine Arts

Division Dean: Resource for full and part-time faculty while facilitating college and division goalsStudent Support Coach: Knowledge of on-campus support services for holistic student successStudent Academic Coach: L/LRC faculty or staff connecting students to learning resources and discipline specific assistance & support
NameKaty RealistaTemperence DowdleLeslie Palmer
TitleDean of Fine ArtsStudent Services SpecialistLibrarian
Emailkrealista@cypresscollege.edutdowdle@cypresscollege.edulpalmer@cypresscollege.edu
Faculty Peer Coach: Knowledge of faculty needs for continued high touch serviceFaculty Data Coach: Faculty trained to interpret and integrate student success data in the work of the division/departmentEmbedded Counselor: Discipline-specific guidance for students
NameJanet Owen DriggsMichael BrydgesRenay Laguana-Ferinac
TitleInstructor, ArtInstructor, CommunicationsCounselor, Fine Arts
Emailjdriggs@cypresscollege.edumbrydges@cypresscollege.edurlaguana.ferinac@cypresscollege.edu
Financial Aid Coach: Responsible for in-reach and primary point of contact for Financial Aid resourcesCareer Coach: Reduce the number of Undeclared and Exploratory Majors within each Academic Community to increase awareness of discipline-specific careersTransfer Coach: Provide support services to increase students’ exposure to four-year institutions to facilitate completion and transfer
NameNai SaeteurnAmanda GarciaNoor Altoma
TitleFinancial Aid CoordinatorAdjunct CounselorTransfer Coach
Emailnsaeteurn@cypresscollege.eduagarcia@cypresscollege.edunaltoma@cypresscollege.edu

Health Science

Division Dean: Resource for full and part-time faculty while facilitating college and division goalsStudent Support Coach: Knowledge of on-campus support services for holistic student successStudent Academic Coach: L/LRC faculty or staff connecting students to learning resources and discipline specific assistance & support
NameRebecca GomezJodie ThomasLeslie Palmer
TitleDean of Health SciencesAdministrative Assistant IILibrarian
Emailrgomez@cypresscollege.edujthomas@cypresscollege.edulpalmer@cypresscollege.edu
Faculty Peer Coach: Knowledge of faculty needs for continued high touch serviceFaculty Data Coach: Faculty trained to interpret and integrate student success data in the work of the division/departmentEmbedded Counselor: Discipline-specific guidance for students
NameThu PhamJolena GrandeKelly Carter
TitleInstructor, NursingInstructor, Mortuary ScienceCounselor, Health Science
Emailtpham@cypresscollege.edujgrande@cypresscollege.edukcarter@cypresscollege.edu
Financial Aid Coach: Responsible for in-reach and primary point of contact for Financial Aid resourcesCareer Coach: Reduce the number of Undeclared and Exploratory Majors within each Academic Community to increase awareness of discipline-specific careersTransfer Coach: Provide support services to increase students’ exposure to four-year institutions to facilitate completion and transfer
NameChristopher WestRuby PastranaNoor Altoma
TitleFinancial Aid CoordinatorAdjunct CounselorTransfer Coach
Emailcwest@cypresscollege.edurpastrana@cypresscollege.edunaltoma@cypresscollege.edu

Kinesiology

Division Dean: Resource for full and part-time faculty while facilitating college and division goalsStudent Support Coach: Knowledge of on-campus support services for holistic student successStudent Academic Coach: L/LRC faculty or staff connecting students to learning resources and discipline specific assistance & support
NameRichard RamsTayler ThomasJoyce Peacock
TitleDean of KinesiologyAdministrative Assistant IIILibrarian
Emailrrams@cypresscollege.edutthomas@cypresscollege.edujpeacock@cypresscollege.edu
Faculty Peer Coach: Knowledge of faculty needs for continued high touch serviceFaculty Data Coach: Faculty trained to interpret and integrate student success data in the work of the division/departmentEmbedded Counselor: Discipline-specific guidance for students
NameAnthony HuttingSergio CutronaDana Bedard
TitleInstructor, Baseball CoachInstructor, KinesiologyCounselor, Kinesiology
Emailahutting@cypresscollege.eduscutrona@cypresscollege.edudbedard@cypresscollege.edu
Financial Aid Coach: Responsible for in-reach and primary point of contact for Financial Aid resourcesCareer Coach: Reduce the number of Undeclared and Exploratory Majors within each Academic Community to increase awareness of discipline-specific careersTransfer Coach: Provide support services to increase students’ exposure to four-year institutions to facilitate completion and transfer
NameChristopher WestRuby PastranaNoor Altoma
TitleFinancial Aid CoordinatorAdjunct CounselorTransfer Coach
Emailcwest@cypresscollege.edurpastrana@cypresscollege.edunaltoma@cypresscollege.edu

Language Arts

Division Dean: Resource for full and part-time faculty while facilitating college and division goalsStudent Support Coach: Knowledge of on-campus support services for holistic student successStudent Academic Coach: L/LRC faculty or staff connecting students to learning resources and discipline specific assistance & support
NameEldon YoungDiana DomingoAnnette Young
TitleDean of Language ArtsAdministrative Assistant ILibrarian
Emaileyoung@cypresscollege.eduddomingo@cypresscollege.eduayoung@cypresscollege.edu
Faculty Peer Coach: Knowledge of faculty needs for continued high touch serviceFaculty Data Coach: Faculty trained to interpret and integrate student success data in the work of the division/departmentEmbedded Counselor: Discipline-specific guidance for students
NameStephanie TranKathy WadaTherese Mosqueda-Ponce
TitleInstructor, EnglishInstructor, ESLCounselor, humanities
Emailstran@cypresscollege.edukwada@cypresscollege.edutmponce@cypresscollege.edu
Financial Aid Coach: Responsible for in-reach and primary point of contact for Financial Aid resourcesCareer Coach: Reduce the number of Undeclared and Exploratory Majors within each Academic Community to increase awareness of discipline-specific careersTransfer Coach: Provide support services to increase students’ exposure to four-year institutions to facilitate completion and transfer
NameNai SaeteurnAmanda GarciaNoor Altoma
TitleFinancial Aid CoordinatorAdjunct CounselorTransfer Coach
Emailnsaeteurn@cypresscollege.eduagarcia@cypresscollege.edunaltoma@cypresscollege.edu

Science, Engineering, & Math

Division Dean: Resource for full and part-time faculty while facilitating college and division goalsStudent Support Coach: Knowledge of on-campus support services for holistic student successStudent Academic Coach: L/LRC faculty or staff connecting students to learning resources and discipline specific assistance & support
NameDavid VakilBelinda AllanJoyce Peacock
TitleDean of SEMInstructional Assistant Career CenterLibrarian
Emaildvakil@cypresscollege.eduballan@cypresscollege.edujpeacock@cypresscollege.edu
Faculty Peer Coach: Knowledge of faculty needs for continued high touch serviceFaculty Data Coach: Faculty trained to interpret and integrate student success data in the work of the division/departmentEmbedded Counselor: Discipline-specific guidance for students
NameSarah JonesDavid NusbaumErnesto Heredia
TitleInstructor, EnglishInstructor, MathematicsAdjunct Counselor, SEM
Emailsjones@cypresscollege.edudnusbaum@cypresscollege.edueheredia@cypresscollege.edu
Financial Aid Coach: Responsible for in-reach and primary point of contact for Financial Aid resourcesCareer Coach: Reduce the number of Undeclared and Exploratory Majors within each Academic Community to increase awareness of discipline-specific careersTransfer Coach: Provide support services to increase students’ exposure to four-year institutions to facilitate completion and transfer
NameChristopher WestAmanda GarciaNoor Altoma
TitleFinancial Aid CoordinatorAdjunct CounselorTransfer Coach
Emailcwest@cypresscollege.eduagarcia@cypresscollege.edunaltoma@cypresscollege.edu

Social Sciences

Division Dean: Resource for full and part-time faculty while facilitating college and division goalsStudent Support Coach: Knowledge of on-campus support services for holistic student successStudent Academic Coach: L/LRC faculty or staff connecting students to learning resources and discipline specific assistance & support
NameLisa GaetjeEvelyn LindeyMonica Doman
TitleDean of Social SciencesAdministrative Assistant IILibrarian
Emaillgaetje@cypresscollege.eduelindley@cypresscollege.edumdoman@cypresscollege.edu
Faculty Peer Coach: Knowledge of faculty needs for continued high touch serviceFaculty Data Coach: Faculty trained to interpret and integrate student success data in the work of the division/departmentEmbedded Counselor: Discipline-specific guidance for students
NameSteven EstradaAngela deDiosMymy Lam
TitleInstructor, Ethnic StudiesInstructor, PsychologyCounselor, Humanities
Emailsestrada@cypresscollege.eduAdedios@cypresscollege.edumlam@cypresscollege.edu
Financial Aid Coach: Responsible for in-reach and primary point of contact for Financial Aid resourcesCareer Coach: Reduce the number of Undeclared and Exploratory Majors within each Academic Community to increase awareness of discipline-specific careersTransfer Coach: Provide support services to increase students’ exposure to four-year institutions to facilitate completion and transfer
NameNai SaeteurnAmanda GarciaNoor Altoma
TitleFinancial Aid CoordinatorAdjunct CounselorTransfer Coach
Emailnsaeteurn@cypresscollege.eduagarcia@cypresscollege.edunaltoma@cypresscollege.edu