Staff

CHHSN

Student Services Center

Staff

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Lisa Langford
Lead Academic Advisor
llangford@csudh.edu
Child Development Department

RN-BSN Advising Team

Lisa Langford serves as the Lead Academic Advisor for the Student Services Center.  Before her journey to the College of Health Human Services and Nursing, she worked at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) for over 15 years.  As a transfer student, from Los Angeles Harbor College, Lisa earned a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies with the goal to help other students succeed.  In 2011, she went on to obtain a Masters in Counseling Education.  She began working as a Student Services Professional in 2013 with the Occupational Therapy Program at CSUDH.  Through her continuing work, Lisa obtained the position of Academic Advisor for Child Development, while completing a second Masters in Higher Education at Walden University in 2017.  Lisa’s philosophy in advising is Solution Based Counseling, supporting students to obtain their goals empowering choice, providing direction, and taking action to succeed. Lisa considers her greatest accomplishment is being a mother and embraces every chance possible to spend quality time with family and friends.

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Mark Kerr
Academic Advisor
mkerr@csudh.edu
Health Science Department   

RN-BSN Advising Team 

Mark is a two-time Toro having earned his Bachelors in 2007 and Masters in Education Counseling in 2012. He started working for California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) in 2007. Outside of the College of Health, Human Services, and Nursing, you may see him advising the Anime Club @CSUDH, working as a coach for the Male Success Alliance, or on-stage at the CSUDH Theater. Outside of CSUDH, Mark loves writing and reading comic books, relaxing with a good video game, critiquing the latest superhero movie or show, and enjoys playing Dungeons and Dragons.  Fun Fact: Mark is one of a few people to get married on campus!

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Cristina Prado
Academic Advisor
cprado@csudh.edu
Human Service Department

RN-BSN Advising Team

Cristina has worked with the College of Health, Human Services and Nursing for 10 years before joining our Advising Team. She began her work as student assistant in the School of Nursing, continued as program assistant, and in 2017 became the CHHSN College Scheduler. She has worked closely with the College Curriculum Committee and was part of the Academic Affairs Space Facilities Committee. She is an Alum, with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology ’11, and a Master of Arts in Sociology ’14. She is a first generation college graduate following the footsteps of her older sister and proud to be 1 of 4 siblings (out of 6) working for the CSU system. Cristina has learned from her parents that in order to reach for your dream, you have to work hard. Outside CSUDH, Cristina enjoys spending time with her family.

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Debbie Kordich Yoklavich
Academic Advisor
dyoklavich@csudh.edu

RN-BSN Advising Team

Debbie was born and raised in San Pedro, CA.  She attended Los Angeles Harbor Community College and transferred to California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), and obtained her BA in Interdisciplinary Studies. She has worked in the College of Health, Human Services and Nursing (CHHSN) in a variety of positions since 2001. She joined the CHHNS Student Services Center academic advising team in 2017.  She understands the challenges and struggles that students face and feels fortunate to navigate them through their academic career. Music is a big part of life and she attends concerts in her free time. Debbie is an advocate for the environment and feels at home in the mountains with her family and loyal dog Thor.  

janelle-viray

Janelle Viray
Retention Specialist
jviray2@csudh.edu

UAC Staff

Stephanie Flores Gonsalves
College Specialist
sflores@csudh.edu

UAC Staff

ximena-garciaXimena Garcia
Student Assistant
Reception at Front Desk
SSCDomain@csudh.edu
alejandra-suarezAlejandra Suarez
Student Assistant
Reception at Front Desk
SSCDomain@csudh.edu
amy-taingAmy Taing
Student Assistant
Reception at Front Desk
SSCDomain@csudh.edu