Building 1, Room 102
Lane Community College
4000 E. 30th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97405
Meet the Staff
Dean of New Student Transitions
Home town: Oxnard, California
Alma mater: UC Santa Cruz, BA in Literature; Portland State University, MS in Educational Leadership & Policy
Favorite places on campus: West Entrance Garden Labyrinth
Favorite part of living in Eugene: It's beautiful! People are nice and no traffic.
Rosa Maria Bañuelos-Uribe
Admissions & Recruitment Coordinator
Home town: Juchipila, Zacatecas, Mexico and White City, Oregon
Alma mater: University of Oregon, BA '09- Ethnic Studies
Favorite places on campus: Longhouse, Multicultural Center, running track and West Entrance Garden by Parnell Loop.
Favorite places to go eat in Eugene: Café Yumm, Sweet Basil, Laughing Planet, Evergreen Indian Cuisine and Papa's Soul Food Kitchen & BBQ
Favorite part of living in Eugene: I love that it rains 9 months of the year. Seriously, it rains a lot and it’s awesome!
Admissions & Community Outreach Specialist
Home town: Blanding, Utah
Alma mater: Utah State University; BS Recreation Resource Management
Favorite places on campus: Longhouse, Center Building and everywhere outside!
Favorite places to go eat: Addi’s Diner, Kona Café Hawaiian BBQ & Catering, Track Town Pizza and many Eugene food trucks.
Favorite part of living in Eugene: Being from southeast Utah I am really enjoying all the trees and water in the Eugene area. I also love that it’s only a short drive to the coast!
Admissions and Information Specialist
Alma mater: Lane Community College, AGS
Favorite places on campus: The student pottery sale in the Center Building, the track and field, and having lunch in the Renaissance Room.
Favorite places to go eat in Eugene: Cafe 440 and the many food trucks that are around town.
Favorite part of living in Eugene: Being by the river and enjoying the great bike paths that we have.
Program of Study: Transfer degree in Planning Policy and Management
Home town: Trinidad, California
Hobbies: Hiking, painting, and jamming with friends.
Favorite Instructor: Harriet Behm in Science
Favorite Class: CH112 Chemistry for Health Occupations
Favorite Places to eat in Eugene: Tacovore, Sushi Domo, and Sy's Pizza.
Favorite part about living in Eugene: The music scene and the central location to all my favorite beaches and hiking spots.
Why did you choose to attend Lane? It's affordable, and the priceless local community connections.
Program of Study: Hotel, Restaurant, Tourism Management
Home town: La Grande, Oregon
Hobbies: Cooking, hiking, and listening to music.
Favorite Instructor: Dr. Lisa Benson in Hotel, Restaurant, Tourism Management
Favorite Class: HRTM 220 Sustainability in the Hospitality Industry
Favorite Places to eat in Eugene: Chula’s and Brails.
Favorite part about living in Eugene: The city's involvement with the local college and university.
Why did you choose to attend Lane? Affordable, close to home, and nearest school that offered the academic program I wanted to pursue.