Belen Contreras joined our team as the Academic Specialist for TTC College (TTCC). Belen will be primarily working as the primary support team member for the Academic Department at TTCC. Belen will be working closely with me on scheduling and facilitating academic-related items at the college including the Advisory Committee, Student Symposiums and Instructor Evaluations. Additionally, Belen provides administrative support to our academic leadership and works directly on administrative pieces with all full-time and adjunct faculty.
Belen earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Health Administration from CSUN. They have devoted their time and energy in volunteering within Ventura County by serving various roles in multiple organizations from being a safety ambassador for CalWalks, to campaign manager for Gonzaga 2020 campaign, vendor coordinator for Conejo Valley Pride Festival for T.O, and translator for Buen Vecino citizenship fairs and the Chumash museum. Belen is an ambivert and proud Chicana. They are interested in long-term healthcare to formulate a safe environment for the aging LGBTQIA+ community. Their favorite past times include playing animal crossing, watching foreign/psychological thriller movies, taking care of her pets, reading, writing and traveling.