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Meet the COACH Team

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Jessica R. Ortega, Ph.D

Jessica R. Ortega, Ph.D

Coordinator & Advisor

Life Coaches are a group of upper level undergraduate students carefully selected and extensively trained by mental health professionals from the Counseling Center. They are culturally diverse, represent a variety of academic majors and speak several different languages. They have expertise in the area of helping you accomplish your personal goals whether it be by achieving positive self-esteem, better time-management, improving communication skills, enhancing academic achievement or establishing healthy relationships with friends, family or significant others to name a few

Melanie David, M.A.

Melanie David, M.A.

(she, her, hers), Intern

Yuen Wu, M.S.W.

Yuen Wu, M.S.W.

(she, her, hers), Intern

Alexandra Martinez

Alexandra Martinez

(she, her, ella), C.O.A.C.H. TA

Camila Ferrel

Camila Ferrel

(she, her, ella), C.O.A.C.H TA

Lauryn Salley

Lauryn Salley

(she, her, hers), C.O.A.C.H. TA

Lisette Moran

Lisette Moran

(she, her, ella), C.O.A.C.H. TA

Alex Ruiz

Alex Ruiz

(he, him, his), C.O.A.C.H.

Alexis Maddox Harlos

Alexis Maddox Harlos

(she, her), C.O.A.C.H.

Amber Liang

Amber Liang

(she, her), C.O.A.C.H.

Anthony Majin

Anthony Majin

(he, him, his), C.O.A.C.H.

Hana Nip

Hana Nip

(she, her, hers), C.O.A.C.H.

Hugh Truong

Hugh Truong

(he, him), C.O.A.C.H.

JJ Jimenez

JJ Jimenez

(they, them), C.O.A.C.H.

Judith Mora Ortiz

Judith Mora Ortiz

(she, her), C.O.A.C.H.

Kaitlyn Lopez

Kaitlyn Lopez

(she, her), C.O.A.C.H.

Lizbeth Quintero

Lizbeth Quintero

(she, her), C.O.A.C.H.

Mariana Ramirez

Mariana Ramirez

(she, her, hers), C.O.A.C.H.

Mira Beshay

Mira Beshay

(she, her), C.O.A.C.H.

Sabina Leal

Sabina Leal

(she, her, hers), C.O.A.C.H.

Selina Pan

Selina Pan

(she, her), C.O.A.C.H.

VanAnh Phung

VanAnh Phung

(she, her, hers), C.O.A.C.H.

Body Neutrality

It is getting closer to the holiday break and the end is in sight! Soon we will be with family and friends and getting some much-needed relaxation after the start to the quarter! Phew!

While this time can be something to look forward to, it is important to still be aware of caring for your mental health. Here are some things to consider as we reach the end of the year!

The Importance of Intentionality

It is getting closer to the holiday break and the end is in sight! Soon we will be with family and friends and getting some much-needed relaxation after the start to the quarter! Phew!

While this time can be something to look forward to, it is important to still be aware of caring for your mental health. Here are some things to consider as we reach the end of the year!

Holiday Healing

It is getting closer to the holiday break and the end is in sight! Soon we will be with family and friends and getting some much-needed relaxation after the start to the quarter! Phew!

While this time can be something to look forward to, it is important to still be aware of caring for your mental health. Here are some things to consider as we reach the end of the year!