Transfer Advocates

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Transfer Advocates are here to share their experiences with students, however, they will not provide counseling or advising services.
FGS = First generation student; TS = Transfer student

Name Alma Mater (School) Major College Experience
Stephanie Wells

UC Berkeley
University of Virginia
UC Davis

Doctorate:
English
Dramatic Art
 
Victor Contini

Long Beach State University
San Francisco State University

Master:
Business Administration
Economics, Mathematics

FGS / TS
I was a COM transfer student and a first-generation college student. I know that the first year at college can be difficult so don't hesitate to reach out for help and advice from all the support that COM offers.

Sofia Totapudi

Scripps College
University of Southern California

Master:
Psychology
Postsecondary Education and Student Affairs

 

Caitlin Escobar

Skyline College
San Jose State University

Master:
University Studies
Psychology
Marriage and Family Therapy
College Counseling

FGS / TS
I had a hard time navigating community college, but after my first year and lots of dropped classes, I started working on campus in the financial aid office and joined EOPS which really helped turned things around for me.

Lauren Servais

University of Hawaii
University of Colorado
University of Washington

Master:
English
Curriculum and Instruction