Meet the Peer Mentors




Hadeer Hammed

Year: Junior

Major: Economics

Interests/Hobbies: reading, traveling and dancing (especially belly dancing)










Roxanna Magana Fernandez 

Year: Junior

Major: Management

Interests/Hobbies: dancing, learning new technology, volunteering and meeting new people










Nydia Ochoa

Year: Senior

Major: Child and Adolescent Development

Interests/Hobbies: drawing










Michael Perez

Year: Senior

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Interests/Hobbies: working out, salsa and bachata dancing, playing soccer and volleyball, traveling and motorcycles










Samantha Garcia

Year: Junior

Major: Psychology

Interests/Hobbies: soccer, dancing and singing when no one is around










Jeannette Buenrostro 

Year: Sophomore

Major: Cell Molecular Biology

Interests/Hobbies: marathon runner who loves makeup and hair topics, cooking and playing guitar, piano and drums










Itzel Arevalo

Year: CTVA-Film Production

Major: Junior

Interests/Hobbies: hiking, watching movies and visiting/exploring different places










Alexis Maglalang

Year: Sophomore

Major: Kinesiology

Interests/Hobbies: discovering new music,  exercising, reading, shopping and trying new foods











Year: Junior

Major: Public Health Promotion

Interests/Hobbies: outdoor activities, such as hiking, biking, traveling and dancing









Christina Iezza

Year: Senior

Major: Kinesiology Exercise Science

Interests/Hobbies: going to the beach and Disneyland, love baseball/softball, hiking with my dog and camping










Sirvard Kubelian 

Year: Sophomore

Major: Biology

Interests/Hobbies: hiking, going to the beach, listening to music and watching television shows.








Cynthia Godina

Year: Junior

Major: Child and Adolescent Development

Interests/Hobbies: working out, dancing, eating and meeting new people











Lizbeth Ramirez

Year: Junior

Major: Social Welfare

Interests/Hobbies:  going to theme parks, playing volleyball and relaxing at the beach


Sonya Livingston

Year: Junior

Major: English with the single-subject teaching credential

Interests/Hobbies: sending time with family and going to theme parks.  She is  on the CSUN women’s rugby team.



Lavpreet Chehal

Year: Junior

Major: Health Administration

Interests/Hobbies: spending time with my family and friends, listening to music, and watching my two favorite shows Big Brother and The Simpsons






Haidi Quintanilla

Year: Senior

Major: Child and Adolescent Development

Interests/Hobbies: dance, sports, baking, singing and watching movies









Valynn Anderson-Kendrick

Year: Junior

Major: Psychology and Child Development

Interests/Hobbies: watching teen dramas, such as Pretty Little Liars, 90210, Vampire Diaries and Scandal









Juliana Tongco

Year: Junior

Major: Health Administration 
Minor: Apparel Merchandising

Interests/Hobbies: dancing, baking, performing, fashion, oil painting, listening to music, writing, watching old films







Christian Pinto

Year: Senior

Major: Kinesiology/Applied Fitness

Interests/Hobbies:  eating different types of food, Tae Kwon Do martial arts, traveling with my dog and competing in sports



Alex Ramirez

Year: Junior

Major: Public Health Promotion

Interests/Hobbies: watching the sunset and acting



Karla Montenegro

Year: Junior

Major Business Management
Minor: Psychology

Interests/Hobbies: baking, riding my bike,  surfing on the web, going to the beach, watching the “Big Bang Theory” and spending time with her family








Andres Villanueva 

Year: Senior

Major: Music Education

Interests/ Hobbies:  likes teaching, playing music, filming, bike riding, traveling, making short films, swimming, composing and reading.





Jennie Soniega-Sherwood

Year: Junior

Major: Cell and Molecular Biology.

Interests/Hobbies: running, horseback riding, dancing, drinking sweet tea and watching the History channel.