Counseling Office

Staff & Contact Information

Counseling Office Staff

Patti Witt

Patti Witt - Counseling Office Assistant

Marena Campos

Marena Campos - Counseling Office Assistant (Substitute)

Contact Information

Location: Building 55 - Counseling & Administration (over the lake

Office Hours

  • Fall/Spring: Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Summer: Monday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (closed on Fridays)
    • There are a limited number of evening counseling appointments.

Send us an Email

Call ext. 2296 or 2531

Generalist Counselors

Full-Time Counseling Faculty

Carey Alstadt
Carey Alstadt (2015) - Student Success & Support Counselor

M.A., Counseling Psychology, Trinity International Graduate School
B.A., Business Administration, Taylor University

Kelley Beach - photo
Kelley Beach (2003) - Associate Professor & Athletics Counseling

M.A., Rehabilitation Counseling, CSU San Bernardino
B.A., Liberal Studies, CSU San Bernardino  
A.A., Liberal Arts, Victor Valley College

Fernando Contreras - photo
Fernando Contreras (2000) - Professor - ESL & Veterans; Bilingual - Spanish

M.A., Counselor Education, San Jose State University
B.A., Sociology, UC Santa Cruz

Lorena Dorn
Dr. Lorena Dorn (2015) - Counselor

Ed.D., Educational Leadership, Argosy University
M.S., Counseling & Guidance, California Lutheran University
B.A., Religious Studies, UC Santa Barbara

Melanie Dube Price
Melanie Dube-Price (2009) - Counselor, Adjunct Instructor (AGNR)

M.A., Rehabilitation Counseling, CSU San Bernardino
B.S., Animal Science, Cal Poly Pomona 

Lyman Insley - photo
Lyman Insley (2016) - Puente Program Coordinator / Religious Studies Instructor

M.Ed., Educational Counseling, CSU, Dominguez Hills
M.A., Religious Studies, CSU, Long Beach
B.A., Religious Studies, CSU, Fullerton
P.P.S., Pupil Personnel Services Credential, CSU, Dominguez Hills

Pamela James - photo
Pamela James (1997) - Professor
Articulation Officer

M.A., Counselor Education, CSU San Bernardino
B.S., Human Services, CSU Fullerton
A.A., Liberal Arts, Rio Hondo College

Eartha Johnson - photo
Eartha Johnson (2006) - Counselor

M.S.S.W., Social Work, Columbia University, New York
B.A., Sociology, UCLA
A.A., Liberal Arts, Victor Valley College

Mike McCracken (2000) - Professor

M.A., Educational Counseling, CSU San Bernardino
B.A., Social Relations, UC Riverside

Dr. David Miller (1990) - Professor (Retired)

Ed.D., Educational Psychology (Counseling), U.S. International University, San Diego
M.S., Developmental Psychology, University of Wisconsin - Madison
B.A., Psychology, UC Berkeley

Lorena Ochoa (2007) - Assistant Professor
ESL and Transfer; Bilingual - Spanish

M.S., Counseling/Student Development in Higher Education, CSU Long Beach
B.A., Human Development, CSU Long Beach

Diane Wollan (2003) - Associate Professor
Counseling Department Chair

M.S., Counselor Education, San Diego State University
B.A., Social Science, San Diego State University
A.A., Social Science, San Diego City College

Associate Counseling Faculty (Part-time)

Maria Beck (2006) - Adjunct Counselor

M.S., Counseling in Higher Education, University of La Verne
B.S., Business Administration, Accounting Concentration, Cal Poly Pomona

Juanita Chou - photo
Juanita Chou (1983) - Adjunct Counselor, Professor (Retired)

M.S., Counseling, San Francisco State University
B.A., Economics, San Francisco State University

Lilia Franco
Lilia Franco (2004) - Counselor
Adult Education/BSI; Bilingual - Spanish

M.A., Educational Counseling, University of Redlands
B.A., Sociology and Spanish, UC Riverside
A.A., University Studies, Chaffey College

Richard Alvarez
Richard Alvarez (2014) - Adjunct Counselor

M.S., College Counseling and Student Development, Azusa Pacific University
B.A., Human Services, CSU San Bernardino
A.A., Liberal Arts and Sciences, Chaffey College