Jamie Doyle
  • Certificate – Music Performance, Musicians Institute
  • Pilots licenses – PPL, SEL
  • Advanced Ground Instructor
  • FAA Airframe & Power Plant License-A&P
  • FAA Inspection Authorization
  • FCC General Radiotelephone Operators License


Claire Park
Director of Operations
  • M.Ed. in College Counseling and Student Development – Point Loma Nazarene University
  • B.A. in Human Development and Education Studies – University of California, San Diego
  • Member of Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET) team evaluator
Frank Ganan
Director of Admissions
  • B.A.- Organizational Management, Ashford University, San Diego
  • California Real Estate License
  • President/Founder, Priority Investments Group, Inc.
Tierra Murguia
Director of Marketing
  • M.B.A – Johns Hopkins University
  • M.A in Government – Johns Hopkins University
  • B.A. in Comparative Politics- University of California, San Diego


Alison Mahoney
  • 7+ years in administration
Arnold Trinh
Marketing Coordinator
  • B.S Managerial Economics at University of California, Davis
  • Member of USC and UC Davis business start up accelerator programs.
  • Founder of August Company
Bill Arsenault
Admissions Representative
  • United States Marine Corps Veteran
  • Graduate Diploma Phoenix Seminary
  • Founder/CEO Precision Cargo Services Inc.
Chanh Khong
Student Records Clerk
A.S. in Computer Network Systems – ITT Technical Institute
Charles Beasley
Job Placement Coordinator
  • 20 Years in Career Placement
  • B.A. Business Administration - Berkeley College
  • Internship Coordinator at State University of New York
Corina Cornish
Creative Content Writer
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
  • 10+ Years Copywriting Experience
  • Digital Marketer Certified: Content Marketing Specialist and Email Marketing Specialist
Daniel Madrigal
VA/Financial Aid Administrator
  • Associates Degree in Accounting
  • 10 Years of Finance/ Financial Aid Experience
  • VA Certifying Official
  • Member of NASFAA
  • CASFAA Participant
Debbie Fernandez
Placement Coordinator
  • 17+ years in placement and career services department
  • US Navy Retired (Hospital Administration)
  • Member of California Employer Advisor Council
  • Member of the National Career Development Association
Edward Brancheau
  • M.S. in Civil Engineering – San Diego State University
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering – San Diego State University
Henry Bongo
Admissions Representative
  • B.A. in Public Administration – San Diego State University
Richard Mikesell
Special Projects
  • B.S. in Business Administration (In Process)
  • Associate of Arts in Mathematics and Physics, Palomar College
  • Certified Fiber Optics Instructor, FOA
  • CompTIA A+ and Security + Certification
Rosie Tennis
Student Services
  • B.S Human Services University of Phoenix
  • A.A. Criminal Justice Western International University
  • Project Management Certification University of Phoenix
Michelle Cesena
Admissions Representative
  • 15 plus years Admissions Experience
  • Member of NACAC
  • Medical Admin Assistant from Maric College

Networking Faculty

Alan Doroudian
CompTIA Instructor
  • B.E. in Mechanical Engineering- Concordia University
  • A.S. in Electronics Engineering Technology – DeVry University
  • Certifications: CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+
Brad Bridge
Networking Instructor
  • Instructor at the University of California, San Diego
  • M.S. in Software Engineering - National University
  • B.S. in Business Marketing with Minor in Electronics - Northeastern University
Don Phillippi
Networking Instructor
  • M.S. National University, Instructional Technology – 2005
  • B.S. Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Workforce Education. – 2000
  • 19 Years teaching experience
  • US Navy Veteran 1989 – 1999
  • CompTIA A +, Network +, and Security + Certified
  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
  • 70-680 Installing and configuring Windows 7 Professional
Jim Waters
Instructor, Networking
  • B.A. Vocational Education - San Diego State University
  • CompTIA A+, N+ Certified
  • Certified Cisco Network Associate
Michael Mendell
CompTIA Instructor
  • M.Ed. – University of Phoenix
  • B.A. in Management – University of Phoenix
  • B.S. in Computer Information Science – Coleman University
  • Certification: CCNA
Patrick Kelley
M.S. Instructor (MCSA)
  • B.S. in Information Technology – American Intercontinental University
  • Leadership and IT Management Instructor – U.S. Army
  • Certified Instruction/Facilitation Trainer – US Army
  • 17 Years in Enterprise IT Management – Department of the Army (NGB)
Patrick Murphy
Instructor, Application Development
  • B.A. Computer Science - State University of New York at Albany
  • B.A. Japanese - State University of New York at Albany
  • The JET Program, Osaka, Japan
  • High Tech High International, Point Loma, San Diego
Pete Limon
Lead Instructor, Networking
  • M.B.A Stevens-Henager College
  • MS, Software Engineering, National University
  • MS information Systems and Technology Management, Capella
  • Certifications: MCSE, MCSA, CCNA, MCP, Network, Security+, CEH, A+, Linux+
Randy Martin
Lead Instructor, Network Administrator
  • A.S. in Electronic Technology – Drury College
  • CompTIA A+ Certification
  • Security+ Certification
  • Healthcare IT Certification
  • Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA windows 7)
  • Microsoft Certified Product Specialist (MCPS Server 2012)
  • Cisco (Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA/RS)
  • Cisco Certified Entry Level Technician (CCENT)
Robert Sumabat
Microsoft Server Instructor
  • B.S. in Information Security Systems – ITT Technical Institute
  • A.S. in Computer Network Systems – ITT Technical Institute
  • A.S. in Computer Drafting & Design – ITT Technical Institute
  • A.S. in Software Development – ITT Technical Institute
Ryan Hawkins
Instructor, Networking
  • B.S. Computer Networks Coleman University
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network +
  • US Navy Advance AC/DC Theory
Sameh El Naggar
Linux Instructor
  • Instructor at the University of California, San Diego
  • MBA in Technology Management
  • PhD candidate at Capella University
Kirsten Lachenmayr
CompTIA Adjunct
  • M.A in Liberal Studies – Fort Hays State University
  • M.S in Information Systems – University of Phoenix
  • B.S in Psychology – Kansas State University
  • Certifications: CompTIA A+, MCP, MCP+1, MCSE

Media Arts Faculty

Lizette Payneward
Instructor, Media Arts (Part-Time)
  • B.S. Media Arts, Art Institute of CA - San Diego
  • Senior Graphic Designer, AutoAnything
  • Graphic Designer, Altas, Inc.
  • Co-Founder, Graphic Designer, Frayed Threads Clothing