Associate Dean, EOPS/CalWORKs
Welcome! The first step to success is ensuring you have the support, encouragement and resources necessary to complete your education. That’s what we are here to d
o! In the EOPS/CARE/CalWORKs office, we care about you and your success. Please visit us often and become a familiar face. Staying connected is part of ensuring your success; we are here for you!
Hello! Welcome to the EOPS Office at Gavilan College! My name is Mari Garcia and I am an EOPS Counselor. I am so excited to be a part of the EOPS/CalWORKs/CARE family and am looking forward to meeting you, developing your educational plans, and assisting you along the way to help you achieve your academic goals. It is very exciting and rewarding to be able to assist you in reaching your dreams!
EOPS/Foster Youth Counselor
Hello! My name is Simone and I am a counselor on the EOPS team. I am here to help you create an educational plan, determine your major, or address other academic or personal concerns. I am also here to provide support to our foster youth. Along with the EOPS team, I am invested in our students' success and feel honored to be there with all of you, every step of the way. I look forward to meeting with you and helping you reach your goals.
EOPS Senior Program Specialist
Hello and welcome to EOPS/CARE at Gavilan College! We are here to assist you in making your journey in college a success. We will meet at your initial step in our program which is eligibility. I am here to make sure you understand what our program offers, to help keep you on track in school, to make sure you are meeting our program requirements, assure that you receive all of the benefits our program offers and access to other resources. Please feel free to call or stop by our office for any questions or other assistance you may need. I am more than happy to help you set and reach your goals!
EOPS/CARE Program Specialist
Welcome to EOPS, CARE and CalWORKs. I am available to assist in eligibility and financial aid. If you are a single parent or grandparent receiving cash assistance through the Department of Social Services, you may be eligible for services through the CARE program. I will be happy to answer any questions you may have and assist you in any way I can. I am a Gavilan College graduate and former EOPS/CARE student. For more information regarding eligibility and services, please stop by the office or give me a call. I look forward to meeting you.
EOPS Office Assistant
Hello and Welcome! I’m here to help students on their educational journey. I am one of the first faces you see when a student walks in our office. I will try my best to make each and every student feel extra welcome. It’s amazing what a smile can bring to someone, and I want to be that someone when they first walk in our office. I’m here for any questions you may have, and here to direct you. I look forward to meeting you.