TRIO Student Support Services

Professional Staff

Associate Director - Kyrstie Lane
Kyrstie has worked for the TRIO programs since 2013 and has served in every staff position in the program! She has her Bachelors in French and International Affairs from the University of Puget Sound, and her Masters in Policy Studies and Conflict Resolution from the Monterey Institute of International Studies. Her fav topics to work with students on are study abroad, graduate school, and writing! Outside of TRIO she loves baking, hiking, crafting, and singing.
SSS Retention Advisor - Jessica Sierra
Jessica graduated from CSUMB in 2013 with her Bachelors in Business and is also an alumna of the TRIO SSS program!
SSS STEM-HS Advisor - Alex Westerlund
Administrative Support - Nazan Polat