Meet the FA Team!

Welcome to VVC! Our Financial Aid team will make it our mission to help remove obstacles that prevent you from pursuing your educational goals. Using our expertise and a caring approach, we will do our best to help you with your college finances—quickly and efficiently.

Have questions? Please contact us at: or the VVC Connect2Success Center at 760-245-4271.


FINANCIAL AID (located on upper campus in Building 23, One Stop Service Center)

Sybil Smith Student Services Director, Financial Aid   
Veronica Manriquez

Financial Aid Specialist/Athletic Liaison

Athletics Webpage:

Karissa Miller Financial Aid Technician  
Gisel Morales


Financial Aid Specialist/DREAMer Liaison

DREAMer Webpage:

Elaine Navarrete

Financial Aid Specialist/Homeless Youth Liaison

Robbie Richards Financial Aid Specialist/Foster Youth Liaison  
Melina Rodriguez Financial Aid Specialist/Substitute -
Work-Study Coordinator
Keirra Rolland Financial Aid Technician