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  • Ashley Cameron

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    Psychology

    My specialties in writing include APA citations, literature reviews, brainstorming ideas and presentations. In my spare time I am either going running or watching cartoons.
  • Lilyan Curtis

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    Anthropology

    I specialize in creative and scientific writing. I understand Chicago Style citation, but I can help with any citation needs. Even though I’m an anthropology major, I love to write short fictional stories. I am currently working on a young adult novel about chairs.

  • Scott DeLoach

    Faculty Consultant
    MA in English, CSU Humboldt)

  • Madison Desmond

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    English/Educ

    I specialize in creative writing, analysis and effective presentation techniques. I am (unfortunately) a donut addict and would love to sit down with you and chat about your paper, presentation and questions about writing.

  • Mia Fernandez

    Peer Consultant

    Senior
    Political Science major/
    Communication minor

    I specialize in APA citations, oral presentations, and persuasive/argumentative writing. I play bass, guitar, and sing in a one-woman punk rock band.

  • Cristal Gamez

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    English/Education

    I specialize in brainstorming, thesis development, and revisions. I also specialize in oral and powerpoint presentations.

    Need help with citations? I specialize in the following: MLA, APA, and Chicago. In my spare time I enjoy writing short stories but I mostly watch Netflix with my dog Linus. I’m a selfie expert.

  • Megan Herskowitz

    Post-Bac Consultant
    Graduated with B.A. in
    English, emphasis in Education

    I have experience in research and academic writing. I'm comfortable in using MLA and APA citation style. I can help with any stage of the writing process, whether it be brainstorming or final drafts. In my spare time, I'm most likely either reading, binge watching a show on Netflix, or at Disneyland.

  • Jaimee Horn

    Peer Consultant
    Junior
    Health Science / Psychology

    As a Health Science and Psychology student, I work primarily with APA in my own classes, but I am happy to help you with any and all citation styles. I love working with prompts and developing ideas from the ground up. I also have experience presenting at research conferences. I spend most of my free time as a musician, avid reader, and designated high-shelf reacher.

  • Abigail Michelini

    Assistant Director
    Lecturer, Writing & Multiliteracy Center
    MA in TESOL, Troy University

  • Madeline Lanois

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    English Education, Minor in Developmental Psychology

    I enjoy helping students with:
    Brainstorming, paper planning, outlining, APA, MLA, ASA citations, logical structure and flow of ideas in papers.

    In 2012 I wrote a 50,000 word novel in 30 days for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). I was also the National Novel Writing Month Winner 2012.

  • Sohui Lee

    Faculty Director
    Assistant Professor, Writing & Multiliteracy Center
    M.A./Ph.D. English (Boston University)

    Undergraduate essays and writing, research projects, graduate writing, research statements, personal statements, application letters, creative thinking, multimedia arguments, visual design rhetoric, oral presentations, time management. All citation styles.

  • Sheryl (Eddie) Leonard

    Faculty Consultant
    MA in English, CSU Northridge

    Rhetorics, Creative Writing, TESOL, Business Writing, Oral and Visual Presentations, Documentary Films (production, storyboarding, story development), MLA. I was born with curiosity, a creative spirit, and a pen. I thrive on the process of collaborating on written or visual works,. I’m looking forward to hearing your ideas and helping you develop your projects!

  • Shay Liess

    Faculty Consultant
    MA in English, CSU Northridge

    Shay(ne) Liess is a teaching associate at CSU Northridge, currently finishing a MA in English with an emphasis on Creative Writing. Shay specializes in narratives writing, as well as traditional MLA style papers on literature, popular culture, critical theory, and queer/gender studies. As an educator, Shay strives to teach utilizing a combination of traditional texts and contemporary ones like anime and video games.

  • Jochelle Macalma

    Peer Consultant
    (Class of 2020) B.A. in Psychology and B.S. in
    Nursing

    In my previous experiences, I have worked with various writing assignments, research, and project assignments (including capstones). In addition, I have experience working with many citation styles and helping revising final projects and/or writing assignments. The citation styles I am very familiar with are: APA, MLA, and ASA etc. Although I live and breath studying, I enjoy daily walks with my dog and work-out as often as possible.

  • Leah Ostermann

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    Business and ESRM

    I specialize in Business technical writing and Environmental Science and Resource Management papers. I am always happy to help students with Marketing and Management papers as well as ESRM research projects. I am most confident with MLA and APA citation styles. I am very interested in researching and finding out the most effective ways to pitch information to students and grasp people's attention at the beginning of a presentations
  • Vanessa Rodgers

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    English/Multicultural emphasis

    I specialize in essay structuring in pretty much any discourse. I also provide advice for all forms of communication. I look forward to helping with interesting and/or challenging assignments. I’m happiest when I’m out of doors; I know how to read.

  • Luke Travis

    Peer Consultant
    Junior
    Political Science

    My specialties lie in working with students on oral presentations, as well as academic paper revision. I have practical experience in both conducting and organizing research. That being said, I have a strong background in creative means of expression as well! I pride myself on being patient and easy to talk to, and enjoy working with students from all walks of life. APA, MLA.

  • STUDENT ASSISTANTS

  • Julia Perez

    Student Assistant
    Senior
    Studio Art with emphasis in Graphic/Motion Design

    Aspiring art director for things music related as well as staying connected to the music industry through online music platforms.

    I love cats, pico de gallo, and watching scary movies.

  • Sara Ruiz

    Student Assistant
    Sophomore
    Political Science

    I am a big fan of adding humor to academic essays. I love theatre. You can catch me in this fall's production at CI!

  • Kiana Sailor

    Student Assistant
    Senior
    Biology

    My academic interest is the study of the structure and function of the human body.
    reland is a place I've always waited to visit (experience) because of the greenery that covers the islands's beautiful coast.
    I love the outdoors, meeting new people, and watching romantic comedies.
  • Jocelyne Serrano

    Student Assistant
    Senior
    Psychology & Political Science Major

    When I'm not working or in classes, you would probably find me paoining, cooking, or hanging out with my friends.

  • Deisy Santana

    Student Assistant

    Senior

    Chicano Studies

    My academic interest is in Chicano Studies. When I’m not in school or work at Writing and Multiliteracy Center, you can most likely find me enjoying the outdoors and going on difficult hikes with scenic views.

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  • Kirsten Sanchez

    Student Assistant

    If you don’t find me at the front desk, I’m probably hiking, shopping, or at Disneyland. I enjoy interacting with new people, so don’t be shy to stop by and say hi. I am excited to be a part of the team here at the Writing and Multiliteracy Center!