Director of Advising and Retention
M.A.T, Rhode Island College
B.A. - Political Science, University of Rhode Island
Favorite College Experience: Studying Abroad in Ireland for a semester.
Hobbies: Running, Playing in the mountains, news junkie, and trying to force myself to read more books.
Words of Wisdom: Ask a lot of questions, especially if you are new to ACC!
Ashton works with students new to ACC who are full-time as well as the general student population.
M.A. - Education, University of Kentucky
B.A. - Education and History, University of Kentucky
Favorite College Experience: Studying abroad in the Netherlands during Graduate School.
Hobbies: Reading, spending time outdoors, and traveling
Words of Wisdom: Always challenge yourself and don’t be afraid to try new things. College is an opportunity to grow and explore, make the most of it.
Anna del Rosario
M.A. & Ed.M., Higher Education, Columbia University
B.A., Psychology, University of CA Berkeley
Favorite College Experience: Finding my passion for working with students & meeting the people who would eventually become my best friends.
Hobbies: trying new food/places to eat, watching dance & theater performances, snowboarding with my family, reading thrillers
Words of Wisdom: Take advantage of your (free!) resources, be fearless & take risks, and don't lose sight of your passion.
B.A. Political Science, University of Northern Colorado
Favorite College Experience: Finding a mentor who gave me the confidence to succeed in college.
Hobbies: Playing Taiko (Japanese percussion instrument), working out, playing outdoors, and reading.
Words of Wisdom: Belief in yourself is first ingredient to success when beginning your journey through college.
Lucy works with the general student population as well as students who are studying at ACC on a student visa.
B.A. - English, Universidad Autonoma de Chihuahua
M.A. - Applied Linguistics and TESL, University of Colorado Denver
M.A. - Global Affairs, University of Denver
Favorite College Experience: applying classroom concepts to my English as a Second Language teaching job
Hobbies: traveling and learning about new cultures, watching my daughters play soccer/volleyball, reading, and teaching others about sustainability and green initiatives
Words of Wisdom: Take on leadership roles whenever possible and never be afraid of challenges - you can and will be successful if you work hard.
Julie works with the general student population and students receiving the following scholarships: First Generation, Denver Scholarship Foundation, Link2Four, and College Launch.
M.A. - Psychology, Regis University
B.S. - Applied Psychology, Regis University
A.A. - Arapahoe Community College
Favorite College Experience: Graduating with my husband, our children, and my family in the audience.
Hobbies: Reading murder mysteries and watching movies.
Words of Wisdom: If you are an adult learner, do not overload yourself. It is easy to take on too much and then feel so overwhelmed that you want to give up.
M.S.Ed Counseling Education, Indiana University- Indianapolis
B.S. Psychology, Ball State University
Favorite College Experience: Meeting new people and making new friends.
Hobbies: Playing basically any sport, watching the Cubs, being outdoors, fly fishing, reading, & gaming.
Words of Wisdom: Time management is crucial for student success.
Advising Front Desk
Susan assists students at the Front Desk of the Advising Office.
B.S. - Elementary Education, University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
Favorite College Experience: A semester abroad in England and a month spent traveling through France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, and Austria.
Hobbies: Reading the classics and murder mysteries.
Words of Wisdom: Read, Interact, Explore.
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