Christine Waugh (Coordinator, Career Counselor)
Christine has an M.S. in Counseling with a specialization in College Counseling and Student Development from Azusa Pacific University and is also MBTI Step I Certified. She has worked in higher education for nine years. Christine is available to help students with career, major, and life planning questions, creating educational plans, interpreting career assessments, reviewing resumes and cover letters, and mock interview practice, and more.
Troy Flores-Olson (Professor, Career Counselor)
Cynthia Patino (Career Development Specialist)
Cynthia Patino has her AA in Social Behavioral Sciences. She has over 10 years’ experience working in higher education. Cynthia provides administrative support, maintains all career related materials and resources and conducts the Career & Re-Entry orientations.
Robin Acosta (Student Services Assistant)
Robin has her B.S. in Kinesiology: Exercise Science. She is currently a graduate student at CSULB working toward her Master’s of Kinesiology to achieve her goal of becoming a community college professor. Robin is a former Rio Hondo College student and has two and a half years of experience working for Rio Hondo. She provides administrative support to the office and students.
Career counselors are available to:
- Assist students with career and education planning needs
- Interpret Career Assessments
- Conduct class presentations and orientation
- Build or update resumes
- Do mock interviewing
- Help student identify relevant internship or volunteer opportunities
- Assist with other job preparation needs