Safe Zone Volunteers

The following members of the COCC and OSU-Cascades community serve as Safe Zones for our campus. They have participated in 6 hours of Safe Zone training and are willing to discuss issues impacting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered people's lives in a non-judgmental manner. They will maintain confidentiality within the confines of their positions and believe that our campus is enriched by the diversity of LGBTQ people.

The following COCC and OSU-Cascades’ faculty and staff serve as facilitators for the Safe Zone trainings:

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Stephanie Beamer, Admissions/Academic Advising, 218 Cascades Hall, OSU Cascades
Carolyn Esky, Human Development, 108 Jefferson, COCC
Jim Foster, Political Science, 235 Cascades Hall, OSU Cascades
Annemarie Hamlin, Humanities, 105E Grandview, COCC
Owen Murphy, Health and Human Performance, 206F Mazama, COCC
Karen Roth, Multicultural Activities, 216 Coats Campus Center, COCC
Chris Rubio, Humanities, 106D Grandview, COCC
Jessica Russell, Health and Human Performance, 206D Mazama, COCC
Emily Smith, Science, 155 Science Center, COCC 
Layla Solar, Admissions and Records, Boyle Education Center Mall, COCC 
Taran Underdal, Student Life, 210 Coats Campus Center, COCC 
The following COCC and OSU-Cascades’ faculty and staff serve as Safe Zone volunteers:
Beth Asigri, Adult Basic Skills, 130 Redmond Building 1, COCC
Lisa Bacon, Financial Aid, Boyle Education Center, COCC
Seana Barry, Admissions and Records, 129 Boyle Education Center, COCC
Stephanie Beamer, Admissions/Academic Advising, 218 Cascades Hall, OSU Cascades
Tanya Bruce, Grants Coordinator, 224 Boyle Education Center, COCC
Lindsay Buccafurni, Front Desk, Coats Campus Center, COCC
Emma Chaput, Biology, 284 Science Center, COCC
Kristin Coleman, Advisor, OSU Cascades 
Jenny Cruickshank, Health and Human Performance, 206C Mazama, COCC
Tracy Dula, Career Services, CAP Center, Library, COCC
Shawna Elsberry, Retention, 209 Coats Campus Center, COCC
Pat Givens, 111 Library, COCC 
Christa Gunnell, Human Resources, 103 Newberry, COCC 
Annemarie Hamlin, Humanities, 105E Grandview, Pence Hall 221, COCC
J. Colette Hansen, Fine Arts and Communication, COCC
Michael Hansen, Business, 123 Grandview, COCC 
Sarah Henson, Human Development, 223 Modoc, COCC 
Cady-Mae Hunt, Campus Safety, 142 Boyle Education Center, COCC 
Mary Ann Kane, Information Desk, Boyle Education Center, COCC
Brianne Kothari, Human Development and Family Science, 114 Graduate Research Center, OSU Cascades
Amanda Layton, Biology, 276 Science, COCC 
Samantha Loza, CAP Center, Basement of Library, COCC
Dennis Lynn, Human Development and Family Science, 208 Cascades Hall, OSU Cascades
Carrie McCormick, Madras Campus, COCC
Chris McCoy, Campus Services, COCC
Brittany Nichols, COCC Foundation Office, 222 Boyle Education Center, COCC
Linda Porzelius, Counselor, 214 Cascades Hall, OSU Cascades
Gordon Price, Student Life, 109 Coats Campus Center, COCC
Donna Raymond, Mathematics, COCC
Lura Reed, Human Development and Family Science, OSU Cascades
Ashlee Sanders, Institutional Effectiveness, Boyle 227, COCC
Ellen Santasiero, English, OSU Cascades 
Leila Shepherd, Psychology, 16 Deschutes, COCC
Paula Simone, Structural Fire, 120 Ponderosa, COCC 
Courtney Snead, Madras Campus, COCC 
Sally Sorenson, Human Resources, 109 Newberry Hall, COCC
Sara Q. Thompson, Library, OSU Cascades
Monica Vines, Addiction Studies, 207 Modoc, COCC
Erika Wooler, Admissions and Records, Boyle Education Center, COCC

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