Meet Your Mentors

Meet Your Peer Mentors

Your mentors and coordinators are here to make the transition to life in the United States and life at Lane as easy as possible. Below is information about International Student Peer Mentors for the current academic year.

Do not hesitate to contact any one of the students below if you have any questions. We are here and trained to help you!

International Student Peer Mentors for 2019-2020:

Peer Mentor ArchieArchie

Peer Mentor:
archie@my.lanecc.edu

Land(s) of origin:
Indonesia

Language(s) spoken:
Indonesian & English

Major:
Aviation Maintenance Tech

Advice for incoming students:
Be motivated!


Peer Mentor IvoIvo Decarlis

Peer Mentor:
decarlisi@my.lanecc.edu

Land(s) of origin:
Argentina

Language(s) spoken:
Spanish and English

Major:
Biological Science

Advice to incoming students:
Make friends and don't skip classes!


Peer Mentor SabinaSabina Chryyeva

Peer Mentor:
charryevas@my.lanecc.edu

Land(s) of origin:
Turkmenistan

Language(s) spoken:
Turkmen and Russian and English and Turkish

Major:
International Studies

Advice to incoming students:
Who dares, wins


Peer Mentor SaraSara Margareth Freitas Da Luz Baptista

Peer Mentor:
freitasdaluzbaptistas@my.lanecc.edu

Land(s) of origin:
Cabo Verde Islands

Language(s) spoken:
Caboverdian Creole, Portugese and English

Major:
Multimedia Design

Advice to incoming students:
Get out of your room and explore Eugene!


Peer Mentor SenaSena Doi

Peer Mentor:
dois@my.lanecc.edu

Land(s) of origin:
Japan

Language(s) spoken:
Japanese and English

Major:
Business Admin

Advice to incoming students:
Do your best!


Peer Mentor PatrickThanapat Suttison (Patrick)

Peer Mentor:
suttisont@my.lanecc.edu

Land(s) of origin:
Thailand

Language(s) spoken:
Thai and English

Major:
Computer Science

Advice to incoming students:
Work hard, play hard and study harder


Peer Mentor TienTien Nguyen

Peer Mentor:
nguyentt2@my.lanecc.edu

Land(s) of origin:
Vietnam

Language(s) spoken:
Vietnamese and English

Major:
Music technology

Advice to incoming students:
Be consistent and open minded! And remember, always be yourself


Peer Mentor VyVy Minh Nguyen

Peer Mentor:
nguyenvm@my.lanecc.edu

Land(s) of origin:
Vietnam

Language(s) spoken:
Vietnamese and English

Major:
Chemistry

Advice to incoming students:
Try your best, so after that, you will not regret.


Peer Mentor JackyWai Yin Yuen

Peer Mentor:
yuenw@my.lanecc.edu

Land(s) of origin:
Hong Kong

Language(s) spoken:
Cantonese, Mandarin and English

Major:
Emergency Medical Technician

Advice to incoming students:
Stay strong! Be positive! Happiness is surrounding you!


SPMP Staff Advisor

Tia Gomez Zeller, Peer Mentor Staff Advisor

Tia M. Gomez Zeller

Academic and Lead Retention Advisor
GomezZellerT@lanecc.edu

Land(s) of origin:
Spain & US

Language(s) spoken:
Spanish & English

Education:
Associate of Science Oregon Transfer Degree -- Portland Community College
Bachelor of Science in Psychology -- Portland State University
Master of Science in Education, Leadership and Policy -- Portland State University

Favorite place on campus:
Outside of the second floor of Building 11 you can see our whole school!

Advice for incoming students:
Make sure you go to see your academic advisor.