Picture of Julie Vasques
Workforce Development Projects (WDP) Counselor

Julie has been employed by Cuesta College as a part-time Counselor since fall 2005. She is also employed as the part-time Transfer Counselor for Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria. Julie had also been employed for over two years as an Academic Progress Counselor for Cal Poly University, SLO.

Julie specializes in counseling Cal Works participants and helping them achieve both academic and financial self-sufficiency. She enjoys empowering students, in order to overcome personal barriers and attain their education, so they can get a more secure and satisfying employment within the community.

When she’s not working, Julie enjoys spending time with family and friends. She also enjoys music and likes to run and play volleyball.

Educational Background:
A.A. General Education, Shasta College
B.A. Psychology, Sonoma State University
M.S. Counseling, Emphases in College and Career Counseling, San Francisco State University

Office location: building 3100, Room 3104