Advising Coordinator

Jaimi Paschal
Jaimi Paschal
Advising Coordinator
Phone 661-654-6322
E-mail jpaschal@csub.edu
Office SCI I, 131

Advisors

Anayeli Gomez-Navarro, Academic Advisor
Anayeli Gomez-Navarro, Academic Advisor
Anayeli was born in Mexico City and moved to Arvin, CA, at the age of ten. She graduated from Arvin High School and decided to pursue her higher education at CSUB. She earned a B.A. in Sociology in 2012 and a Masters in Educational Counseling with a concentration in Student Affairs, in 2014. Anayeli has valued education since a very young age and loves the fact that her job consists of helping students succeed in their own educational endeavors. Anayeli is a vegetarian, loves animals, and enjoys spending time with her pets. One of her goals in life is to one day have a small farm where she can raise and care for different animals. She also loves listening to music, dancing, and traveling when it is possible.
Phone 661-654-6322
E-mail agomez14@csub.edu
Office SCI I, 118

Salvador  Gomez-Pantoja, Academic Advisor
Salvador Gomez-Pantoja, Academic Advisor
Sal was born in Bakersfield and raised in the little city of Arvin. Shortly after graduating high school, Sal moved to San Diego to pursue his college education. In 2014, Sal graduated from UC San Diego with a BA in Psychology and a BA in Spanish Literature. Sal then decided to move back to Bakersfield where he completed his Masters in Educational Counseling-Student Affairs in June 2016. As a fun fact, Sal moved to Barcelona, Spain for 3 months to study abroad. Some of Sal's interests include traveling, exploring, and trying new foods.
Phone 661-654-6322
E-mail sgomez-pantoja@csub.edu
Office SCI I

Jeannie Gonzalez, STEM Pathways Advisor
Jeannie Gonzalez, STEM Pathways Advisor
Jeannie Gonzalez graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Political Science in 2005 and began her career in higher education at the University of Phoenix in 2006 where she earned her Masters of Business Administration in 2009. In 2012, she went on to work for Ameritas Hispanic Pathways, a Dual Language English Immersion (DLEI) degree pathway that aimed to significantly increase the success of Hispanic adults seeking higher education where she served as the Director of Academics and Students Success. Jeannie enjoys working with students and offering them guidance and encouragement through their educational endeavors. During her free time, she enjoys yoga, traveling and spending time with her family.
Phone 661-654-6322
E-mail jgonzalez245@csub.edu

Natasha  Harris
Natasha Harris
STEM Transfer Specialist
Phone 661-654-3997
E-mail nharris@csub.edu

Dodie  Hyatt, Academic Advisor and LSAMP Coordinator
Dodie Hyatt, Academic Advisor and LSAMP Coordinator
Dodie is a native of Bakersfield and proud alumni of CSU Bakersfield! She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology in 2005 and her Master of Science in Educational Counseling in 2012. She has been an Advisor at CSUB for 8 years, 6 years as an NSME Advisor. She also serves as the Coordinator for the LSAMP (Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation). She is married with 4 children and 2 grandchildren, for now. She is a Lifetime Member of Girl Scouts of the USA having spent over 20 years as a volunteer. She enjoys gardening and camping with her family and grandkids.
Phone 661-654-6322
E-mail dhyatt2@csub.edu
Office SCI I, 130

Yolanda Moreno, Academic Advisor
Yolanda Moreno, Academic Advisor
Yolanda was born and raised in Bakersfield, California. She is a first-generation college graduate. She has graduated from Bakersfield College and CSU, Bakersfield. She has earned an A.A. and B.A. in Psychology (minor in Criminal Justice) and a M.S. in Education Counseling with an emphasis in Student Affairs. She was selected the most Outstanding Graduate Student during her program. She has been employed at CSUB for almost a decade, and enjoys being a student advocate through advising. She is a Zumba addict, loves to dance, enjoys watching movies, dog-person, big Disney fan, and loves traveling and spending time with her family.
Phone 661-654-6322
E-mail ymoreno3@csub.edu
Office SCI I, 132

Staff

Michelle Lujan, Administrative Support Assistant
Michelle Lujan, Administrative Support Assistant
Michelle was born and raised in Bakersfield, CA. She attended CSUB for her undergraduate studies and earned her B.A. in Communications, with a concentration in Public Relations and minor in Marketing, in 2011. As an undergrad, she was involved in ASi and PRSSA. She enjoyed her experience at CSUB and decided it was where she wanted to pursue her Master’s. She is currently in the Educational Counseling program and enjoys every aspect of it. At NSME, she works on outreach events and helps with administrative tasks. You can also find her snapping pictures for the NSME website and social media pages. She enjoys spending time with her son, exploring new places, being around friends and family, and reading.
Phone 661-654-2776
E-mail mlujan2@csub.edu
Office SCI III, 115

Student Assistants

Fernando  Herrera, Student Assistant
Fernando Herrera, Student Assistant
Fernando is a Post-Bach student with a degree in Philosophy and is working on his degree in Computer Science. Although the two subjects might not seem to overlap, he assures they are quite connected! His parents worked very hard to give him the opportunities he has now, so he is eternally grateful for them. He enjoys playing games, working on computer projects, cleaning, and of course, helping out people who need assistance!
Phone 661-654-6322
E-mail sciencecenter@csub.edu
Office SCI I, 116

Rachel  Lee, Student Assistant
Rachel Lee, Student Assistant
Rachel is currently a junior majoring in Biology. She aspires to become an optometrist. She loves to go on adventures, play volleyball, stand up paddle boarding, and going to Disneyland.
Phone 661-654-6322
E-mail sciencecenter@csub.edu

Patricia  Ocampo, Student Assistant
Patricia Ocampo, Student Assistant
Patricia is currently a Nursing student in her senior year, set to graduate on Spring 2018.She hopes to become a Neonatal ICU nurse, and plans to continue her studies after graduation to become a Nurse Practitioner. As a Student Assistant, Patricia enjoys helping out the students and being the bridge between them and the advisors. Her hobbies include traveling, watching Netflix shows/movies, reminding students that they need to have their ID number ready when trying to set up an appointment, and video games.
Phone 661-654-6322
E-mail sciencecenter@csub.edu
Office SCI I, 116

Hana  Qwfan, Student Assistant
Hana Qwfan, Student Assistant
Hana is a Yemeni American student who is currently a junior majoring in English and Sociology. She is also the Publicist for CSUB’s Muslim Student Association which advocates for open dialogue and unity. As for the future, she hopes to be involved in the publishing industry to help other writers share their stories. Similarly, she enjoys learning about different societies and how they shape an individual’s perspective. Hana is a proud Hufflepuff and her patronus is a fox.
Phone 661-654-6322
E-mail sciencecenter@csub.edu
Office SCI I, 116