Miguel Contreras
Executive Director
  • BS, Sociology, University of California, Irvine
  • MS, Counseling & Student Development in Higher Education, California State University, Long Beach

Be more concerned with your character than with your reputation. Your character is what you really are while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
John Wooden

Elena Bautista
  • Bachelor of Arts, Sociology & Chicano Studies (Minor: Spanish), University of California, Riverside
  • Master of Science, Counseling & Guidance / Pupil Service Credential, California State University, San Bernardino

Sometimes when we think our lives are going in one direction, life will throw us a curve ball. That moment is when we learn the most about ourselves. This is when character, drive and persistence are built. We find out what we are truly made of, and in the end, it all works out sometimes, even better than we expected.

Samantha Hager-Di Salvio
Business Operations Manager
  • BS, Finance (Concentration: Corporate and International Finance), California State University, Fullerton

Be the change you wish to see in the world. 
Mahatma Gandhi

Andrea (AJ) White
Business & Accounting Clerk
  • BS, Business (Concentration: Human Resources), California State University, Pomona

The best way to predict your future, is to create it. 
Abraham Lincoln

Stacy Lobato
Office Clerk

With ordinary talent and extraordinary perseverance all things are attainable.
Thomas Fowell Buxton

Cynthia Madrigal

Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
T.S. Eliot

Denise Ramirez Mosqueda
Community Engagement-Outreach Coordinator

Bachelors of Science in Community Public Health from Cal State San Bernardino

Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) National Commission for Health Education Credentialing(NCHEC)


You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.

-C.S. Lewis