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A

AGARD, Anne   English as a Second Language

B.A., University of Massachusetts

M.A., San Francisco State University

ALCALA, Manuel   Counselor

B.A., J.F.K. University

M.S.W., San Jose State University

ALLEN-REQUA, Laurie   Biology

B.A., University of Colorado, Boulder

M.S., California State University, Northridge

ALSCHER, Pinar   Chemistry

B.S., M.S., San Francisco State University

 

B

BAILEY, Rebecca   Biological Sciences

B.S., Michigan State University

M.S., San Diego State University

BANERJEE, Rajeev   Biological Sciences

B.S., University of Udaipur, India

M.S., Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, India

Ph. D., Mohan Lal Sukhadia University, India

BANKHEAD, April   Culinary Arts

B.A., Mills College

BARKDULL, Mallory   Engineering

B.S., Virginia Tech

M.S., Stanford University

Ph.D., Stanford University

BAZUA MORALES, Carlos Miguel  Anthropology

B.A., UC Berkeley

M.A.,  Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropologia Social (CIESAS-Occidente)

PhD., UC Merced

BEAM, John   Athletics, Kinesiology and Sports Fitness

B.S., M.S., California State University, Hayward

BEAVERS, Anna   Business

B.A., CSU San Bernardino

M.B.A., Golden Gate University, San Francisco

BENJAMIN, Marcia   Athletics, Kinesiology, and Sports Fitness

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., St. Mary’s College

BETTS, Ron   Architectural Engineering Technology

B.S., M.Arch, University of Michigan

BLACKIE, Leslie   Biological Sciences

B.A., M.S., University of California, San Diego

Ph. D., University of California, Berkeley

BLACKWELL, Kimberly   Counseling

B.A., Spelman College

M.A., John F. Kennedy University

BOHORQUEZ, Amy   Biological Sciences

B.A., Mills College

M.A., San Francisco State University

BOLICK-MAUSISA, Paul History & Ethnic Studies

B.A Long Beach State University

M.A. San Francisco State University

BOLLENTINO, Laura   Articulation Officer/Counselor

B.A., M.S., California State University, Hayward

BOURGOIN, Frederic   Mathematics

B.A., San Jose State University

M.A., California State University, Hayward

BRETZ, Kimberly   Athletics, Kinesiology and Sports Fitness

B.S., California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

M.S., California State University, Long Beach

BROOKS, Deborah   ESL

B.A., University of the Pacific

M.A., San Francisco State University

BROWN, Peter  Machine Technology

A.S., Laney College

BRUCE, Douglas   Biology/COPED

B.S., University of California, Irvine

M.S., Sonoma State University

BUCHALTER, Ann   Librarian

B.S., California State University, Long Beach

M.L.I.S., San Jose State University

BURGESS, Jacqueline  Dance

B.A. San Francisco State University, San Francisco

M.A. Mills College, Oakland, CA

California Secondary Teaching Credential, Life

 

C

CALDEIRA, Phillippa   Librarian

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.L.I.S., San Jose State University

CAMP, Tracy Mathematics

B.S., Howard University

M.S., California State University, Hayward

CHAN, Chuen-Rong   Division Dean, Liberal Arts

B.S., University of Bridgeport, Connecticut

M.S., University of Bridgeport, Connecticut

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

CHANG, Hung-wen   Mathematics

B.S., National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

M.S., University of California, Los Angeles

CHAVEZ, Charles  Art

B.F.A., California College of Arts and Crafts

M.F.A., Mills College

Ed. D., Nova Southeastern University

CHEW, Sherlyn   Music

B.A., M.A., University of California, Berkeley

CHI, Xiaolin   Business

A.S., Laney College

B.A., AnShan Teachers University, China

M.Ac., Golden Gate University, San Francisco

CPA., Board of Accountancy, California

CHOW, Lilian Tan-Ying   Counselor

B.A., California State University, Hayward

M.A., Argosy University, San Francisco

CHRISTENSON, Alicia   Mexican/Latin-American Studies

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., San Francisco State University

CHUNG, Julie Tzu C. Math

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.S., University of California, Irvine

M.A., San Francisco State University

CHUNG, Roger Viet   Ethnic Studies

BA, University of California, Berkeley

MA, University of California, Los Angeles MPH, University of California, Los Angeles

COBB, Douglass   Counselor

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A, University of Miami

COHEN, Chelsea ESOL

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., University of Seville

CONNOLLY, Sean Michael  ESL

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., San Francisco State

COPLEN, Joshua  Business

B.S., California State University, Chico

M.B.A., California State University, Chico

M.S., California State University, Sacramento

CORLETT, Stephen   Chemistry

B.A., Reed College

Ph.D., University of Albany, State University of New York

CORREIA, Cynthia   Carpentry

B.A., San Diego State University

CORTESIO, Anna English

B.A., San Francisco State University

M.A., University of San Francisco

CRABTREE, Peter  Division Dean, Career and Technical Education

B.A., California State University, Los Angeles

M.A., University of California, Riverside

CURRY, Helen   Cosmetology

C.C.C. Credential

A.A., Laney College

 

D

DAVILA-SANCHEZ, Arturo   Spanish

B.A., Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City

M.A., University of Michigan

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

DIDOMENICO, Leigh Ann  Counselor

B.A., Lehigh University

M.A., Sofia University

DRAGIN, Burt R.   Journalism

B.A., California State University, Los Angeles

M.A., University of Southern California

ELJARRARI, Tarek, Psychology

B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison

M.A., College of Notre Dame

 

E

ELLMAN, Nikki   English as a Second Language

B.A., Antioch University

M.A., School for International Training

 

F

FLORES, Jose Luis  Computer Information Systems

B.A., M.A., University of California, Berkeley

FOSSUM, Michelle   Chemistry

B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz

M.S., University of California, Berkeley

FORMAN, Michele Geography

B.A. University of California, Berkeley

M.Sc. University College London

FRANKLIN, Myron   Wood Technology

BFA, Tennessee Technological University

FUJIOKA, Janine Midori  Asian American Studies

B.A., Scripps College

M.A., University of California, Los Angeles

M.A., Bread Loaf School of English

 

G

GASTIS, Eleni E. English

B.A., San Francisco State University

M.A., San Francisco State University

Certificate, San Francisco State University

GLOSSON, Kim Business

B.S., California State University, Hayward

M.B.A., John F. Kennedy University

GODFREY, Scott   Political Science

B.A., M.A., California State University, Long Beach

GOLDSTEIN, Matthew   English

B.A., University of California, Los Angeles

M.A., San Francisco State University

Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

GOVE, John   Music

B.M., M.M., Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester

GRAVES, Jacqueline  Associate Dean of Student Success

B.A., Williams College

M.F.A., Mills College

GREENE, Terrance   Counselor

B.A., Morehouse College

M.A., John F. Kennedy University

 

H

HAAGENSON, Jeffrey   Athletics, Kinesiology and Sports Fitness

A.A., Chabot College

B.S., California State University, Hayward

M.A., National University, San Jose

HARKER, Brenda English

B.A., San Francisco State University

M.A., California State University, Hayward

M.A., University of California, Berkeley

Ed., Teachers College Columbia University, New York

HASHIMOTO, Richard   Welding

B.S., University of California, Berkeley

M.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey

HENDERSON, Larry   Art

B.F.A., Alfred University

M.F.A., Wichita State University

HOPT, Larry

B.A., Boise State University

J.D., University of Washington School of Law

HOWARD, Danniett   Counselor

B.S., M.S., California State University, Hayward

HUNTER Carrie  ESL

B.A., University of Houston

M.F.A./M.A. New College of California

M.A., San Francisco State

 

I

ILJAS, Jennifer   Psychology

B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University

Ph.D., California Institute of Integral Studies

 

J

JACKSON, Frederick   Business

B.A., San Francisco State University

M.B.A., Golden Gate University

JACKSON, Laurence   Culinary Arts

A.A. Laney College

AOS, California Culinary Academy, San Francisco

JAMES, Dawn   Kinesiology and Sports Fitness

B.A., San Francisco State University

M.S., National University

National Board Certified Teacher, National University

JOHNSON, Blake   History

B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz

M.A., University of California, Berkeley

JOLIN, Loretta A.   Mathematics

B.A., M.A., Hunter College – City University of New York

Ph.D., New York University

JONES, David  Culinary Arts

A.A.S., Santa Fe Community College, Santa Fe

B.S., California State University, Stanislaus

JONES, Ronald W.   Business

B.S., St. Mary’s College

M.B.A., M.S., Armstrong College

 

K

KANTOROV, Elvira   Cosmetology

B.A., Institute of Foreign Languages of Tashkent, Russia

KAYDEN, Stacey   Learning Disabilities Specialist

B.A., San Francisco State University

M.A., Columbia University

KENDRICK, Margaret  Biology

B.S., University of California, Los Angeles

M.A., University of California, Riverside

KING, Kimberly Psychology

B.A., Yale University

M.A., University of California, Los Angeles

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles 

KIRGIS, JULIANNE   Division Dean, Humanities & Social Sciences

B.A., University of Colorado

M.A., University of Virginia

Ph.D., University of Iowa

KYRIAKOPEDI, Nick   Environmental Control Technology

A.S., City College of San Francisco

B.V.E., State University of San Francisco

 

L

LATTA, Ian  English

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., San Francisco State

LAZARUS, Bruce   Cosmetology

A.A., Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield, Massachusetts

LEE, Andrea   Dance

B.A., San Francisco State University

M.A., San Francisco State University

Credential, Secondary, San Francisco State University

LEECH, Marla   Media Communications

B.A., University of California, Davis

M.A., San Francisco State University

M.F.A., New College of California

LEHMANN, Jay   Music

B.A., University of California, Davis

M.A., California State University, Hayward

LEW, Cheryl   Culinary Arts

B.A., University of California Berkeley

Certified, Retail Bakers Association United States

LEWIS, Mildred   Division Dean, Community Leadership & Civic Engagement

B.A., Philosophy & Religion,

San Francisco State University

M.A., Theology, University of San Francisco,

M.A. and Ed.D., Educational Leadership, Mills College

LIPSON, Joseph  Chemistry

B.S., University of California, Berkeley

M.S., University of California, San Diego

LORD, Evelyn   Librarian

B.A., University of Washington

M.L.I.S., University of California, Berkeley

LYNCH-McMAHON, Kelle   Construction Management

B.S., University of the District of Columbia

M.S., University of California, Berkeley

 

M

MA, Kathy   Counselor

B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara

M.S.W., University of California, Berkeley

MARTIN, Chantal   Culinary Arts

B.S., California State University, Hayward

MARTIN, La’Cole   African-American Studies

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., San Francisco State University

McGEE, Sandra   EOPS Coordinator

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., New College of California

Ph. D., Wright Institute

McMURDO, Martha Ann   Counselor

B.S., University of Oregon

M.S., California State University, Hayward

MEJIA, Michael Photography

B.A., University of California Berkeley

MITCHELL, David   English as a Second Language

B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University

MOON, Black Photography

B.F.A., California College of Arts and Crafts

M.A., University of Northern Iowa

M.F.A., University of California at Davis

MOORE, Donald B. Saotome   Anthropology

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Davis

MOYA, Michael  Photography

B.A., Brooks Institute of Photography

MULLEN, David   English

B.A., San Francisco State University

M.A., University of California, Berkeley

 

N

KIANFAR NAJAFI, Nima  English

B.A., University of California, Los Angeles

M.F.A., Saint Mary’s College of California

Ph.D., University of Nebraska, Lincoln

NEELY, Jill English as a Second Language

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., San Francisco State University

NGUYEN, Tuan T. Computer Information Systems

B.S., University of California, Berkeley

M.S., Stanford University

NICOL, Neil Allen   Physics

B.A., University of Utah

M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

NIKOLAEVA, Daniela Graphic Arts

Cert., Berkeley City College

M.A., Academy of Art, Sofia, Bulgaria

 

O

OLIVER, Adrienne English

B.A., Hendrix College

M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

M.F.A., Mills College

M.A., Mills College

Ed.D., Mills College

 

P

PAPPERT, Kathleen  English as a Second Language

B.A., College of Notre Dame

M.A., San Francisco State University

PARK, In  Mathematics

B.S., San Jose State University

M.S., California State University, Hayward

PHILLIPS, Dale   Welding

A.A., Laney College

B.S., San Jose State University

PINE SCHOONMAKER, Liisa  Welding

B.A. University of California, San Diego

PORTER, Roger   English

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.F.A., Mills College

PYLE, NATHANIEL   Sociology

B.A., University of North Dakota

M.A., University of California, Santa Barbara

Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

 

Q

QUINDLEN, Louis  Machine Technology

B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara

 

R

RAJI, Lorriann   Culinary Arts

A.S., City College of San Francisco

RAMOS, Joshua Athletics, Kinesiology and Sports Fitness

B.A., California State University, Sacramento

Master of Sports Science, United States Sports Academy

RAUZON, Mark   Geography

B.A., Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania

M.A., University of Hawaii

REAGER, John   Music

B.A., California Polytechnic State University, Pomona

M.M., San Francisco Conservatory of Music

RICHARDSON, Cynthia Denise   Division Dean, Mathematics and Sciences

B.S., Oakwood University, Huntsville, Alabama

M.A. San Francisco State University

RIVKIN, Irina   Counseling

M.S., San Francisco State University

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

ROBINSON, Richard   English as a Second Language

B.A., M.A., Washington State University

ROBLEDO, Danielle   English

B.A., M.A., California State University, Fresno

ROSILLO, Adan Environmental Control Environmental Control Technology

B.S., Instituto Tecnologico de Celaya, Mexico

M.S., Insituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Mexico

ROSS, David   Mathematics

A.B., University of California, Berkeley

M.S., California State University, Hayward

M.A., University of California, Santa Cruz

 

S

SABZEVARY, AMIR   Humanities/Philosophy

B.A., M.A., California State University, Sacramento

M.A., San Francisco State University,

Ph.D., California Institute of Integral Studies

SANTOS, Rina   Mathematics

A.S., College of Alameda

B.S., California State University, East Bay

M.S., University of Nevada, Las Vegas

SCHWARTZ, Gregory   Geography

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.S., University of Wisconsin, Madison

Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

SEELBACH, Karl   Carpentry

B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York

SIEGAL, Meryl   English

B.A., Binghamton University, New York

M.A., University of Hawaii, Manoa

Ph. D., University of California, Berkeley

SIMMONS-WINDHAM, Sydney   Cosmetology

A.A., Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, Los Angeles

B.A., Sacramento State University

SIMON, David   Economics

B.A., B.S., Northeast Missouri State University

M.A., Western Illinois University

SISNEROS, Heather   Athletics, Kinesiology and Sports Fitness

B.A., San Francisco State University

SMITH, Angela Cherry   Communication

B.A., M.A., Fisk University

Ph.D., California Institute of Integral Studies

SMITH, Derrick   Mathematics

B.A., George Washington University

M.A., University of California, Berkeley

CAND. PHIL., University of California, Berkeley

SOUTHALL, Russell W.   Business

B.A., Morehouse College

M.B.A., California State University, Hayward

STARK, Inger Sociology

B.A., University of California, Davis

M.A., Ph. D., University of California, Santa Cruz

STRAIN, Scott A.   Journalism

B.A., Brigham Young University

M.A., University of Kent, Canterbury, England

STRADFORD, Leslee H.   Art

B.F.A/B.E.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago

M.F.A., The Art Institute of Chicago

Ed. D., Illinois State University

SULLIVAN, Autumn   Librarian

B.A., San Francisco State University

M.L.I.S., San Jose State University

 

T

TALBOT, Karen   Learning Specialist

B.A., State University of New York, Albany

M.A., Lesley College, Cambridge, Massachusetts

THADANI, Indra  College Nurse

B.S., San Francisco State University

M.S., University of California, San Francisco

TIEMROTH-ZAVALA, Suzan   English as a Second Language

B.A., University of California, Berkeley

M.A., San Francisco State University

TORRES, Michael   Theater Arts

B.A., San Francisco State University

M.F.A., University of California, San Diego

TREGO, William Chemistry

B.S., Miami University

M.S., Ohio State University

M.Div., Methodist Theological School in Ohio

 

V

VENGADAM, Prasanna  English

B.A., Ethiraj College

M.A., University of Madras

M.A., Northeastern University

 

W

WANG, YiPing  Librarian

B.S., San Jose State University

M.L.I.S., San Jose State University

WATKINS, Antonio   English

B.A., Stanford University

M.F.A., Saint Mary’s College of California

WEIDENBACH, Christopher  English

B.A., Loyola University

M.F.A., University of Arizona

WELDON, Stephen   Electricity/Electronics Technology

B.A., Saint Mary’s College

WILL, Christine   Mathematics

B.S, M.S., California State University, Long Beach

WILLIAMSON, Katherine Yukie Mathematics

B.S., B.A., University of California, Davis

M.S. California State University, Hayward

WILSON, Felipe Political Science

B.A., Wake Forest University

M.A., San Diego State University

M.A., University of San Francisco

WOLPE, Matthew Carpentry

B.A., The Evergreen State College

 

Y

YASUE, Barbara   English as a Second Language

B.A., California State University, Fullerton

M.A., San Francisco State University

 

Z

ZAMORA-KANTOR, Miriam   DSPS Counselor

B.A., Antioch University West, San Francisco

M.S., San Francisco State University

ZAPATA, Francisco  Athletics, Kinesiology and Sports Fitness

B.A., University of San Francisco

M.A., Saint Mary’s College

ZETLAN, Steven   English as a Second Language

B.A., Oswego State University, Oswego, New York

M.A., San Francisco State University

ZHANG, Zujian   French

M.A., Beijing University

Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University