EOPS - Staff

The EOPS staff consists of five full-time and several part-time academic and classified employees. The office is staffed year-around, with the full compliment of our services being available August through May.

 

Carina Cisneros - Assistant Director of EOPS/CARE
tel: 408-855-5062
email:carina.cisneros@wvm.edu

The EOPS/CARE Assistant Director develops, organizes, directs and coordinates the activities and day-to-day operations of the EOP&S/CARE department to ensure efficient delivery of services to students.

 

Currently Vacant- EOPS/CARE Specialist
  
The EOPS/CARE Specialist coordinates the CARE program and delivers EOPS support services such as the book service, tutorial assistance, and child care service. This position is also responsible for outreach activities to recruit potentially eligible students, and assist them with the admissions process.

 

Abdishakur Omar - EOPS Counselor
tel: 408-855-5058
email: abdishakur.omar@wvm.edu
 
EOPS Counselors determine students' EOPS eligibility, develop individualized educational plans, review completion requirements for AA/AS degrees, certificates, and transfer, and provide recommendation for students.
 

 

Theresa Tran- EOPS Counselor
tel: 408-855-5061
email:
 
EOPS Counselors determine students' EOPS eligibility, develop individualized educational plans, review and monitor requirements for AA/AS degrees, certificates, and transfer and provide letters of recommendation for students.

   
 

Amanda Marshall - EOPS Program Assistant
tel: 408-855-5055
email: amanda.marshall@wvm.edu

The EOPS Program Assistant acts as the initial contact for students requesting service from the EOPS Office and ensures they obtain the necessary assistance. Monitoring student progress within the program, supervising Student Assistants, tracking the program budget, overseeing special projects, and providing direct assistance to the EOPS Director are some of the primary duties.