Fremont Campus Counselors

Name Contact/Bio
Diane Berkland
Counselor, Online Orientation
Room 7350, Building 7, third floor
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Job Description: General Counselor
  • Interests/Hobbies: Softball, Music, Travel & Family
  • Favorite Quote/Saying: "Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture. Do not build up obstacles in your imagination. Do not be awestruck by other people and try to copy them. Nobody can be you as efficiently as you can." -Norman Vincent Peale
Nadia Dadgar
Nadia Dadgar.
Counselor, Instructor
Room 7349, Building 7, third floor
  • Languages Spoken: English, Farsi/Dari, Urdu/Hindi
  • Job Description: General Counselor, Instructor for Personal Development 113 Strategies for Succeeding in College
  • Interest/Hobbies: Traveling and spending time with family, Music and International Movies, Sports - basketball & volleyball
  • Favorite Quote/Saying: "Life is a process to be enjoyed, Not a race to be won." -Author unknown
Maria Dawson
Maria Dawson.
Adjunct Counselor, Career Counselor
Room 7347, Building 7, third floor
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Job Description: Adjunct Counselor, Career Counseling Specialist
  • Interests/Hobbies: Cooking international food, Watching Formula 1 Racing, Hiking, and hanging out with my cats Jenson and Lulu
  • Favorite Quote: “ ‘Hope’ is the thing with feathers - That perches in the soul - And sings the tune without the words -And never stops - at all – “ Emily Dickinson
Jennifer Harper
Jennifer Harper.
Counselor, Instructor

Room 7346, Building 7, third floor

Dawn Harris
Dawn Harris
Adjunct Counselor, UMOJA Counselor and Instructor 

Room 7328, Building 7, third floor

  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Job Description: Adjunct General Counselor
  • Interests/Hobbies: Music, cooking, watching sports…basketball and football are favorites, and spending time with family and friends.
  • Favorite Quote/Saying: "You may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated." -Maya Angelou
Yvonka Headley
Counselor, Instructor

Room 7345, Building 7, third floor

  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Job Description: General Counselor, Instructor for Personal Development 150 Career Planning
  • Interests/Hobbies: traveling, creative writing, sports: track & field and basketball
  • Favorite Quote/Saying: "Inner happiness is the fuel of success." -Author unknown
Lenore Ferguson
Lenore Landavazo.
Adjunct Counselor, Instructor

Room 7327, Building 7, third floor

  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Job Description: General Counselor, Academic Standing Program Coordinator, Instructor for PD-113 Strategies for Succeeding in College and PD-150 Career and Life Planning, College Connection Coordinator
  • Interests/Hobbies: Family and friends, my precious Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, snowboarding, reading, travel and exploring, church, walking, laughing, cupcakes…
  • I have a background in Social Work, foster family agency. I very much enjoy accompanying students with career/major exploration. Enjoy the Journey!!
Jinmei Lun
Jinmei Lun.
Adjunct Counselor, International Counselor 

Room 7325, Building 7, third floor

  • Languages Spoken: English, Cantonese, Mandarin
  • Job Description: General Counselor, International Student Counselor
  • Interests/Hobbies: Hiking, biking and spending time with family and friends
  • Favorite Quote: "We can do anything we want to, if we stick to it long enough."—Helen Keller
Jesse MacEwan
Jesse MacEwan.
Counselor, Assessment Coordinator, Faculty Senate President

Room 7356, Building 7, third floor

  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Job Description: General Counselor, Assessment Coordinator
  • Interests/Hobbies: Eating/cooking, traveling, and spending time with friends and family
  • Favorite Quote: "Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach him how to fish and he will eat for a lifetime." -Chinese Proverb
Susan Myers
Susan Myers.
Counselor, Online Counselor

Room 7344, Building 7, third floor

  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Job Description: General Counselor, Online Counselor
  • Interests/Hobbies: Music, Dancing, Reading, Baking
  • Favorite Quote: “Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today”. Malcolm X
Linh Nguyen
Linh Nguyen.
Adjunct Counselor, Ohlone Promise

Room 7325, Building 7, third floor

  • Language Spoken: English and Vietnamese
  • Job Description: General counseling. I support Promise Scholarship and Starfish Early Alert students.
  • Hobbies/Interests: Traveling, cooking, reading, and movies.
  • Favorite Quote: “And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” ― Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
Stephanie Ramos
Counselor, Transfer Center Director
(510) 659-6110

Room 7352, Building 7, third floor

  • Language Spoken: English
  • Job Description: General Counselor, Transfer Center, Instructor for Personal Development Courses
  • I support dreamers. If you are an undocumented student, call or email me and I will do everything I can to support you. See also Undocumented Students (AB 540).
  • Interests/Hobbies: Travel, kayaking, concerts and festivals
  • Favorite Quote: "It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else." -Erma Bombeck
Brenda Arteaga Reynoso
Counselor
(510) 659-6110

Room 7348, Building 7, third floor

  • Language Spoken: English, Spanish
  • Job Description: General Counselor
  • Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, reading, and dancing.
  • Biography
Wayne Takakuwa
Wayne Takakuwa.
Counselor

Room 7345, Building 7, third floor

Mandy Kwok-Yip
Mandy Kwok-Yip.
Counselor, International Counselor and Instructor 

Room 7353, Building 7, third floor