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Mentee Program Mission

Our mission is to provide our students emotional support, institutional knowledge, and programmatic information to help them succeed during their time at Fullerton College. 

Program Benefits

  • You will be paired with a Promise Peer Mentor who will provide support throughout the school year.
  • You will stay up to date on all events, resources, and activities happening at Fullerton College.
  • Your Mentor  will connect with you monthly through emails.
  • You will also have the opportunity to meet via Zoom or phone call.

1 on 1 Peer Mentor Appointments

Complete your Fall Check-in by scheduling a Zoom or Phone Call appointment with a Peer Mentor to discuss eligibility, locate resources, or answer any questions you may have.

Peer Mentors cannot create Education Plans. Please make an appointment to meet a counselor with the Counseling Center.

 

Join the Mentee Program

  • The only requirement needed to become a Mentee is to be a Promise Student!
  • Our Mentees get extra support and guidance throughout the academic year.
  • If you are interested in becoming a Mentee and being paired with a Peer Mentor please fill out the Interest Form below!

 

Important Dates

  • November 2, 2021 – Mentee Mixer
  • December 17, 2021- Final date for check in with your Mentor

 

 

Contact Us

Email Us

Email is the fastest way to contact us at this time.

Please allow 2-3 business days for a response!

Provide your name, banner ID, and your question to

promisementors@fullcoll.edu

Zoom Appointments

Meet one-on-one with a Peer Mentor!

Mentors cannot create Student Education Plans. Please contact the Counseling Center to meet with a counselor for a SEP.

Meet the Peer Mentors

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Evelyn Darlene Penilla

Pronouns: She/Her

College Path: Graduated from Fullerton College in Spring 2021 with an AA in Sociology. Currently attending Cal State University of Fullerton as a Human Services Major.

Career Goal: High School/Community College counselor

Email: epenilla@fullcoll.edu

 

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Janet Carreno

Pronouns: She/Her

College Path: Graduated from Fullerton College in Spring 2020 with an AA in Sociology. Currently attending Cal State University of Fullerton as a Human Services Major with a Concentration in Mental Health.

Career Goal: Community College counselor or Higher Education

Email: jcarreno@fullcoll.edu

 

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Fatima Zaidi

Pronouns: She/Her

College Path: Graduated from Fullerton College in Spring 2020 with an AA in Psychology. Currently attending University of California Irvine as a Psychology Science Major.

Career Goal: College Counselor

Email: szaidi@fullcoll.edu

 

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Ricky Roman

Pronouns: He/Him

College Path: Graduated from Fullerton College in Spring 2020. Currently attending Cal State Fullerton as a Business major.

Career Goal:

Email: rroman@fullcoll.edu

 

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Cindy Nava

Pronouns: She/Her

College Path: Currently attending Fullerton College as a Studio Arts Major.

Career Goal: Stop-Motion Animation

Email: cnava@fullcoll.edu

 

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Omar Dauki

Pronouns: He/Him

College Path: Currently attending Fullerton College as a [] Major.

Career Goal: Healthcare Researcher

Email: odauki@fullcoll.edu

 

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Aria Menacho

Pronouns: She/Her

College Path: Currently attending Fullerton College as a Nursing  Major.

Career Goals: To become a nurse.

Email: amenacho@fullcoll.edu