Bethany Villafuerte is an advisor for Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry. She brings with her a degree in counseling from St. Mary’s College and experience working with both high school and college students to explore academic and career options and plan for the future. When she is not working, she enjoys: traveling, spending time with her dogs and cooking. One suggestion she has for all students is that “anyone can find success if they are willing to work for it. Your grades and degree help light the way but you still have to put one foot in front of the other.”
Jerome Narvaez is an advisor for Health Science. He brings with him a degree in Sociology from University of California Berkeley. His past experience includes working with the Upward Bound Program at both UC Berkeley and Mills College in Oakland, and he himself is a former TRIO student as well. His advice for all students is “to follow the 3 'D's to success, Desire, Discipline, and Dedication."
Camille Toroba is an advisor for Health Science. She brings with her a degree in Health Science with an emphasis in Pre-Clinical and Admin and Management from Cal State East Bay. On her free time, she loves to Soulcycle, practice yoga, and spend time with loved ones. She finds fulfillment in helping other people and making a difference, big or small. One advice she gives students is to “Dream Big Dreams” and to take criticisms constructively.
Major: BS Nursing
Major: B.S. Biology,
Major: Health Sciences