A.R.C. Team



Dr. Patrice Braswell
A.R.C. Coordinator
Phone: (619) 644-7881
Video Phone: (619) 567-7712

Patrice earned her Power Boat License during the Spring of 2018. On her days off from work, you can often find her cruising Mission Bay for some rest and relaxation!!


  Carl Fielden

Learning Disability Specialist

ATC Coordinator

Phone: (619) 644-7111


  Christine Ho

Phone: (619) 644-7112

On my free time, I enjoy traveling, hiking, cooking, napping, and spending quality time with family and friends.



Scott Barr
Adjunct Counselor
Phone: (619) 644-7722 

When I am not in my office, you can find me hiking, at the archery range or driving my teenage daughter to tennis matches.



Marlene Barr
Adjunct Counselor
Phone: (619) 644-7112 

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” –Thomas Edison



Crystal Velasco
Adjunct Counselor
Phone: (619) 644-7112



Cindi Posada
Student Services Specialist
Phone: (619) 644-7118 

“Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.” –Rumi



Melissa Benton
Student Services Assistant
Phone: (619) 644-7093

“It is never too late to be who you might have been.” –George Elliot



Denise Robertson
Interpreter Coordinator
Phone: (619) 644-7499
Video Phone: (619) 567-4269



Hadeel Yaqoub
Arabic Language Interpreter
Phone: (619) 644-7112

“You change for two reasons: Either you learn enough that you want to, or you’ve been hurt enough that you have to.” –Unknown



A.R.C. Testing Center

  Janet Shipstead
Test Proctor
Phone: (619) 644-7117 
  Theresa Apodaca
Student Services Assistant
Phone: (619) 644-7117 


Assistive Technology Center (ATC)


William Bown
Student Services Specialist
Phone: (619) 644-7693

“The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.” –Carl Rogers


Alternate Media

  Trang Nguyen
Instructional Lab Assistant Intermediate
Phone: (619) 644-7852 


Dean of Counseling Services

  Martha Clavelle
Phone: (619) 644-7447