Fall 2018 Staff:
Front Row (L-R): Griselda Aguirre (Hourly), Jared Vidal (Counselor), Kacie Simental (Hourly), Samuel Nieto (Professional Expert), Stephanie Arroyo (Counselor),

Back Row (L-R): Cecilia Arriaza (Director),  Vince White (Coordinator), Kaylan Rasch (Counselor),  Brandi Avila (Specialist)

Not pictured: Ana Tovar (Counselor), John Abelon (Technician), Magaly Agredano (Hourly)

Introducing Our Staff

The Transfer Center is comprised of a diverse group of five full-time professionals dedicated to the success of our students.

  • Cecilia Arriaza, Director
    M.A. Education – Emphasis in Race & Ethic StudiesUCLA
  • Ana Tovar, Counselor
    M.S. Counseling – Emphasis in Student Development in Higher Education; CSU Long Beach
  • Vincent White, Coordinator
    M.S. Counseling – Emphasis in Student Development in Higher Education; CSU Long Beach
  • Brandi Avila, Specialist (Transfer)
    M.A. Sociology; Emphasis in the Sociology of Education, CSU Northridge
  • John Abelon, Technician
    A.A. Liberal Studies; Fullerton College

In addition to our full time staff, we welcome the following talented part-time staff members:

Adjunct Counselors:

  • Kaylan Rasch,
    M.S. Counseling, Emphasis in College Counseling & Student Services; CSU Northridge
  • Jared Vidal,
    M.S. Counseling, Emphasis in School Counseling Leadership, CSU Los Angeles

Professional Experts & Interns:

  • Samuel Nieto,
    Candidate, M.S. Education, Emphasis in Higher Education; CSU Fullerton

Hourly Staff:

  • Kacie Simental,
    Candidate for AA-T, Administration of Justice, Fullerton College