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Message From the EOPS Counselors

Tamala Clark

Photo of Tamala ClarkEOPS is the first step on your journey to becoming a successful student at Victor Valley College.  Success can come in a variety of forms, but no matter your definition of success, my goal is to help you unlock your potential.  As a counselor, I will do this by developing a balanced educational plan that fits your individual needs. and help you find resources that will maximize your college experience.  I am here to encourage, motivate, support, and help you to overcome any obstacles or challenges that may be hindering you.  Your success is my number one priority, and I look forward to supporting your educational goals.

Manika Record

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Welcome to the first day of the rest of your life! In EOPS, we want to create an inspiring place for you to grow during your educational journey. With teamwork, you will reach your academic dreams!


Manuel Gaytan 

Manuel Gaytan - photoWelcome to E.O.P.S.! E.O.P.S. is a special support services program. We believe that every person who walks through our office doors is already a winner. We provide academic guidance, book service, priority registration, and more! As a counselor, I will help you in your quest to achieve your goals. Victor Valley College offers vocational certificates, associate degrees, and the opportunity to transfer to a four year university.  It will be my focus to inform you of the appropriate classes that move you forward towards your stated goals.  Our belief is that anything you put your effort toward, you can achieve. The ultimate goal is to realize your potential and to understand where it can take you in life. I will help you explore your career ideas and assist in making the best decision for you.  So step out of your comfort zone and challenge yourself to grow as a person and most importantly, as a professional.  




Louis Wright 

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At E.O.P.S., we foster an academically sound learning community.  Our caring staff will dare to challenge the minds and change the lives of each one of our students. Nothing is more important to me than YOUR SUCCESS! Remember that everything on your life's journey has led you to your passion and your purpose in life.  I am only an email, a phone call, or an appointment away.  I look forward to being a part of your educational process and helping to make your lifelong passions become a reality! Began the future of tomorrow starting with today!







Last Updated 11/6/19