School of Computing and Design
Vanessa Lopez earned her Master's of Science Degree in College Counseling and Student Development from Azusa Pacific University, and earned a Bachelor's of Arts Degree in Communications from California State University, Fullerton.
M.S. College Counseling & Student Development
|Title:||Academic Advisor for Communication Design and Computer Science|
|Office:||Remote for Fall 2021|
|Office Hours:||By Appointment; 8:30am - 11:30am & 1:00pm - 3:30 pm|
Vanessa has worked in the field of higher education for over six years with experience as a Career Advisor and Academic Advisor for a vocational institution in Southern California; supporting students in majors such as Business, Information Technology, and Media Arts. She has experience supporting students in the community college system as a Pathways Success Coach, supporting student athletes at Pasadena City College and general students at Chaffey College, where she fostered student success by providing access to campus resources. She identifies as a first-generation college graduate, a member of the Latinx community, and part of the LGBTQIA+ community. She values health and wellness, and enjoys taking part of outdoor activities in her spare time. She is also a Dodger fan and bleeds blue.