Trish Hatch, Ph.D. - Execute Director and Conference Chair
Diana Camilo, Ed.D - Coordinator of Special Projects and Conference Chair
Dr. Camilo earned her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Rochester, her M.S. in Counseling & Human Development with a Concentration in School Counseling from the Warner School of Education at the University of Rochester and her Ed.D. in Counseling Psychology from Argosy University. Dr. Camilo has over fifteen years of experience in serving families and children in school based and clinical settings. Dr. Camilo is experienced in implementing psychosocial, academic, therapeutic and crisis interventions and support within the K-12 setting. Dr. Camilo has managed school-based and special education teams to identify and implement educational supports for students. As an administrator for Chicago Public Schools, Dr. Camilo provided district-wide planning, management and the evaluation of programs and policies to support and sustain the implementation of school counseling programs throughout the district. Dr. Camilo serves on the California College Application Campaign Steering Committee. Dr. Camilo has also taught at National Louis University in Chicago and currently serves as the Co-Director of the School Counseling Master’s program at San Diego State University.
Carey Cimino - Sponsorship Coordinator
Carey Cimino - Sponsorship Coordinator As the oldest SDSU School Counseling graduate student, Carey Cimino takes great pride in going back to school after a 25-year hiatus. Cimino earned her B.A. in International Relations from U.C. Davis, with Minors in Sociology and French. She has over 19 years of experience as a parent and volunteer, having raised two children, served as President of the Rancho Santa Fe Community Center board, been Co-Chair of the Rancho Santa Fe School Education Foundation, active member of Children’s Hospital Auxiliary, and served on the board of the Ecke YMCA and Torrey Pines High School Foundation. Her favorite volunteer activity is coaching kids’ basketball teams and building homes with her kids for a local charity. Cimino interned last year at Casita Center for Technology, Science and Math and currently interns in the School Counseling Department at La Costa Canyon High School in Carlsbad. She is proud to be a part of the team in planning the conference for Supporting Access to Higher Education for Immigrant and Undocumented Students for the second year in a row.
Michelle Sanchez is a current graduate student in SDSU's School Counseling program. Michelle's hometown is Chicago were she has served as an City Year Americorp Member in Chicago Public Schools. Currently she interns in the School Counseling department at Vista Murrieta High School. Michelle strives to continue learning about how to better support students in reaching their academic, social emotional and career goals.
Tiffany Yang - Marketing and Web Design
Tiffany Yang is a San Diego State University School Counseling graduate student. Tiffany strives to become a school counselor in order to help and support all students reach their full potential academically and socially. She currently works for the California Student Opportunity and Access Program (Cal-SOAP) as a College Peer Advisor assisting high school students with their post-secondary goals and options, apply for college, and apply for financial aid. Last year, she was a school counseling trainee at Empresa Elementary School in Vista Unified School District in Oceanside, California. Currently, she is a school counseling intern at Helix Charter High School in La Mesa, California.
Dr. Diana CamiloCoordinator of Special ProjectsConference Co-Chair