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  • Chryssa Jones

    Chryssa Jones

    Coordinator, Student Veterans Resource Center

    College: Hawaii Pacific University

    Degree: Master of Business Administration

    Hometown: Laie, Hawaii

    Professional Affiliations: UC President's Advisory Committee for Student Veterans (appointee), UC Veteran Services Workgroup (chair), National Association of Veterans Program Administrators (director emeritus), NASPA Student Affairs Professionals in Higher Education (member), California Community Colleges Region 10 Veterans Consortium (member)

    Hobbies/Interests: going to the beach, gardening, reading, spending time with family, and writing computer code

    Fun Facts: I have a commercial pilot's license, I completed my undergrad degree on a Hawaiian Language scholarship, and I was a competitive fencer after junior college.

  • Azra Moran

    SVRC Student Staff

    College: Muir

    Major: Language Studies

    Hometown: Long Beach

    Military Affiliation: Military Familiy Member

    Hobbies / Interests: sign language, Japanese, and Russian languages

    Fun Fact: I own over 50 mugs, and I'm actually a Russian spy

    Tip for Students: Eat drugs, get 8 hours of fruits and vegetables, and don't do sleep.

  • Chris Schofield

    Veteran Peer Mentor and SVRC Student Staff

    College: Marshall

    Major: Political Science

    Hometown: San Diego

    Military Affiliation: Marine Corps

    Hobbies: Reading

    Fun Fact: I tutored high school special ed kids for two years

    Tip for Students: Find what you love and do that; don't worry about what others are doing.

  • Dana Gibson

    SVRC Student Staff

    College: Muir

    Major: Structural Engineering

  • Danny Chehaiber

    Veteran Peer Mentor and SVRC Student Staff

    College: Sixth

    Major: Biochemistry and Cell Biology

    Hometown: Los Angeles

    Military Affiliation: Air Force

    Tip for Students: Gain perspective.

  • Heras Ra

    Veteran Peer Mentor and SVRC Student Staff

    College: Marshall

    Major: Communication

    Hometown: Los Angeles

    Military Affiliation: Marine Corps

    Hobbies/Interests: hockey and pool

    Fun Fact: I'm actually a North Korean spy

  • Jay Moininazeri

    Veteran Peer Mentor and SVRC Student Staff

    College: Revelle

    Major: Molecular Biology

    Hometown: San Francisco

    Military Affiliation: Navy

    Hobbies: Salsa, bachata, working out, swimming, surfing, and drawing.  And studying.  Lots of studying.

    Tip for Students: Study the material before you go to lecture.  You'll be better prepared to formulate questions from the text and won't be as overwhelmed by all the new information.

  • Mario Sibrian

    Veteran Peer Mentor and SVRC Student Staff

    College: Marshall

    Major: Communication

    Hometown: Los Angeles

    Military Affiliation: Marine Corps

    Hobbies / Interests: Guitar, Snowboarding, Skateboarding, Eating, Fitness

    Fun Fact: I cut my own hair. (Don't make fun of my hair.)

    Tip for Students: Explore and enjoy San Diego. A suntan is earned, not bought.

  • Reggie Reyes

    Reggie Reyes

    SVRC Student Staff

    College: Revelle

    Major: History

    Hometown: Queens, New York

    Military Affiliation: Marine Corps

    Hobbies: Surfing and motorcycle riding

    Fun Fact: I'm old

    Tip for students: Study, Study, Study!