Career Ambassadors

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to help Students and Alumni navigate their career journeys by providing peer-to-peer Career Services in an encouraging and inclusive environment. As Career Ambassadors, we equip students with the confidence, skills, and knowledge to thrive in their Academic & Career Pathways (ACPs), professional opportunities, and personal growth. 

Services

  • Career Research 
  • Career Preparation 
  • Peer Mentoring
  • Event Support for Academic & Career Pathways
  • Career Education Programs - Overview Presentations 
  • Information on Majors, Degrees, and Certificates
  • Referrals to Student Services

Meet Our Career Ambassadors

Career Ambassador - Benny Pallares

Benny Pallares '22

ACP Focus: Advanced Transportation & Applied Technology

Career Tip: "Be confident in following your dreams!"



 

Career Ambassador - Ana Zamudio

Ana Zamudio '23

ACP Focus: Humanities, Arts, Languages, Communications

Career Tip: "Be open to new experiences and opportunities!"



 

Career Ambassador - Kayla Ta

Kayla Ta '22

ACP Focus: Social and Behavioral Science & Education 

Career Tip: "Don't hesitate to demonstrate your willingness to learn."

 

 

Career Ambassador - Jasmine Ancheta

Jasmine Ancheta '21

ACP Focus: Business & Entreprenuership

Career Tip:  "Find opportunities such as internships to enrich your personal and professional growth and increase your exposure to occupations within your interest." 


 

Connect with Us!

Benjamin "Benny" Pallares, bpallares@sdccd.edu

Ana Zamudio, azamudio@sdccd.edu

Kayla Ta, kta@sdccd.edu

Jasmine Ancheta, jancheta001@sdccd.edu 

TBA Incoming '23-'24 Career Ambassadors for:

ACP Focus: Public Safety

ACP Focus: Health Sciences

ACP Focus: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math

 

Questions?

Contact the Career Center at mirajobs@sdccd.edu or call (619) 388-7335