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Transfer & Career Services
Located in the Student Services Complex, Level 4 at the Pittsburg campus

February 5 – May 17 

Monday-Thursday: 9:00am-5:00pm

Friday: 9:00am-1:00pm


 

 

  • Transfer and Career Services
  • Student Services Center
  • Upper Level (SS4)
  • (925) 473-7444

 

Career Services Staff 


Cynthia Perez
Cynthia Perez-Nicholas is the Career Services Coordinator at Los Medanos College. She has served in many roles supporting students throughout her career in education including Workforce Development, Language Development, Research and Accountability, and Special Education. Along with an M.A. in Education and a B.A. in Social Science, Cynthia has served students at both the K-12 and community college level and brings a strong passion to assist students in making the connection from their educational pursuits to career and employment opportunities.  

When to reach out to Cynthia:

Work Experience Education (WRKX) questions

Resume & interview support


Reggie Turner

Career Services Program Coordinator

Room: SS4-436

925-473-7447

rturner@losmedanos.edu

 

Reggie Turner

Reginald “Reggie” Turner is a Career Services Program Coordinator, with an emphasis in Career Exploration. He has served in numerous positions supporting student success throughout his tenure with the District at Los Medanos College and Diablo Valley College. Areas of service included student employment coordination, employer relations development, Federal Work Study coordination, Employment Counseling with the Department of Rehabilitation, and Welcome Services/Outreach coordination. He is also a product of the community college system, having attended Wilkes Community College with additional studies at Appalachian State University. A Navy veteran, he is a member of the American Legion and has served as faculty adviser to the LMC Veterans Services Club.

When to reach out to Reggie:

Major exploration

Employment opportunities

Local employer partnerships

Local internship opportunities


Mark Isham

Mark Isham is the adjunct career counselor for Transfer and Career Services. Coming to LMC with prior experience at Diablo Valley College, where he was the international student counselor, an ESL instructor, and an adjunct instructor for Career and Life Planning, Mark's specialty at LMC is helping students clarify their academic and career goals and learn how to gain 21st-century skills while they're in college so they'll be career-ready upon graduation. Make an appointment with Mark to talk about your future goals, who and what you want to become, and anything related to Star Trek, Star Wars, or the Marvel cinematic universe.

When to reach out to Mark:

 Career counseling

Career & major exploration


 

Transfer Services Staff 

Sandra

Sandra is the Senior Program Coordinator of Transfer Services and the Program Coordinator of the Transfer Academy learning community. She previously worked for more than four years in Career & Transfer Services at Diablo Valley College, and eleven years in the Contra Costa Community College District. Sandra completed her Bachelor's Degree in Child and Youth Care at the University of Victoria, B.C., and more recently completed her Master's Degree through Lesley University in Mindfulness Studies. When she is not serving students Sandra enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, reading, or being outdoors.

When to reach out to Sandra:

Transfer Academy Questions

Transfer Support & Questions

University Representative Partnerships


David Reyes
David is the Transfer Counselor at Los Medanos College, and is available to meet with students in the Transfer Academy, as well as all LMC students who are over all interested in transferring. David received his Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from UC San Diego, and his Master’s Degree in College Counseling from San Francisco State University. David has worked in various roles in the education field, and is happy to have found his home here at LMC, as he greatly enjoys serving as a resource and supporting students through their transfer and educational journeys. 

When to reach out to David:

Transfer Academy Counseling & Support


Transfer & Career Services Staff

MJ Alexander

 

Employment Coordinator 
Student Services Building 

Contact:
(925)727-3142
malexander604@insite.4cd.edu

When to reach out to MJ:

Student employment processing

 


 

Rachel

Rachel is the Director of Transfer & Career Services and the LMC Transfer Academy learning community. Rachel is proud to be born and raised in The Bay. She earned her bachelor’s degree in History and Education from University of California, Santa Cruz, and her master’s degree in Social Work from CSU East Bay. Rachel holds a strong passion for educational equity and justice, and has worked for non-profits like Citizen Schools, Huckleberry Youth Programs, Canal Alliance, and the Youth Services Bureau- specifically in areas of access to higher education, mental health, and access to higher education for undocumented students.  

When to reach out to Rachel:

For all other things not mentioned above:)

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Class Presentations for LMC Staff & Faculty

Transfer and Career Services would be happy to talk to your students on a variety of topics from transferring basics, to career and major exploration, to resume and cover letter development. You can request a presentation to be held during your class time instead of canceling class (or while you are still there).


Transfer & Career Learning Support Outcomes

1.  Students who participate in a Transfer Basics class presentation will increase their
knowledge of transfer options and resources available to them.

2.  Increase the number of Black/African American students participating in transfer
activities (workshops, class presentations, and university tours) by 15% by Fall 2023

3. Students who attend an employer presentation will be able to identify resources available to
employees and/or internships at the company they meet virtually.

4. Increase Cooperative Work Experience Education student enrollment to 279 students
annually by Fall 2023


 


Transfer & Career Services Ambassadors 

Hillary, Student Ambassador

Pronouns: She/Her/Ella

Major: Engineering

Dream School: UC Irvine

Transfer Timeline: Fall 2024

 


Briana Rose, Student Ambassador

briana rose

Pronouns: She/Her

Major: Public Health

Dream School: UC San Diego

Transfer Timeline: Fall 2025

 


Negin Khalifi, Student Ambassador

Negin Website Image

Pronouns: She/Her

Major: Business Administration

Dream School: UC Irvine

Transfer Timeline: Fall 2026


Brenda Maya, Student Ambassador

Pronouns: She/her

Major: Biology

Dream School: UC Davis

Transfer Timeline: Fall 2025


Nisha Sahota, Student Ambassador
Student Ambassador Website Photo

Pronoun: She/Her

Major: Design

Dream School: UC Davis

Transfer Timeline: Fall 2024


Erin Peixoto, Student Ambassador

Student Ambassador Transfer

Pronouns: She/He/They

Major: Biology

Dream School: UC Davis

Transfer Timeline: Fall 2025


Isaac Martinez, Student Ambassador

Isaac Website Image

Pronouns: He/They

Major: Nursing

Dream School: San Francisco State

Transfer Timeline: Spring 2025