Category: Facilitator Spotlight

Facilitator Spotlight: Kelly Vojdani

Our fearless and caring English Department leader and English facilitator Kelly Vojdani has a new book of poetry coming out this January. We are proud of Kelly and are lucky … Continue reading “Facilitator Spotlight: Kelly Vojdani”

Staff Highlight: Valencia Johnson, Academic Coach

I have been in education for over 15 years. I’ve served in many roles such as: tutor, teacher’s assistant, adult education teacher, school counselor, and now academic coach! I received … Continue reading “Staff Highlight: Valencia Johnson, Academic Coach”

Facilitator Spotlight: Welcome to the Team Kelly Vojdani

I have always been in love with words, because of their immense power and influence. Words can show us new worlds, and reveal different part of ourselves. When we read … Continue reading “Facilitator Spotlight: Welcome to the Team Kelly Vojdani”

Staff Spotlight: Adam Tunney, Academic Coach & Welcome Coach for New Families

I was born in sizzling Scottsdale, Arizona, during the last few months of the 1970s, but I grew up in Southern California. I attended Loyola Marymount University on scholarships for … Continue reading “Staff Spotlight: Adam Tunney, Academic Coach & Welcome Coach for New Families”

Staff Spotlight: Kelsey Evenson, Academic Coach

Growing up in a traditional school system was always a challenge for an ADHD student like me. One thing that always inspired me to excel was meaningful social interactions and … Continue reading “Staff Spotlight: Kelsey Evenson, Academic Coach”

Staff Spotlight: David Chae

When I was in high school, my chemistry teacher just passed out handouts but I didn’t really understand anything. When I went to college, I was behind and quickly learned … Continue reading “Staff Spotlight: David Chae”

Staff Spotlight: Samin Davari

When I was in high school, my chemistry teacher just passed out handouts but I didn’t really understand anything. When I went to college, I was behind and quickly learned … Continue reading “Staff Spotlight: Samin Davari”

Staff Spotlight: Noelani Murray – Academic Coach, Japanese Language Facilitator, Tutor

I was born and raised on the beautiful island of Kauai, Hawaii. I studied Education at California Lutheran University, and since then have been traveling. In high school, I took … Continue reading “Staff Spotlight: Noelani Murray – Academic Coach, Japanese Language Facilitator, Tutor”

Course Facilitator Spotlight: Kellie Kontis

I’ve been doing my true calling for 19 years, and that’s working in education. I graduated from CSUN years ago with a bachelor’s degree in film and television and actually … Continue reading “Course Facilitator Spotlight: Kellie Kontis”

Course Facilitator Spotlight: Eileen McGann

I am the daughter of two teachers from opposite ends of the spectrum. My mother was a kindergarten teacher and my father taught high school and community college math. I … Continue reading “Course Facilitator Spotlight: Eileen McGann”