Veteran Services Technician/VA Certifying Official
Stephan has been serving students as the School Certifying Official/Veteran Technician and has professional experience providing VA Educational counseling to students and families when needed most. He has served 10 years in the U.S. Army, being deployed to Afghanistan in 2014, before settling in California. Stephan completed an A. A. Degree in General Studies and a A.S. Degree in Sociology from Modesto Junior College.
Stephan is highly motivated by two passions: assisting Veterans and serving his community. His main objectives are to assist students in succeeding at MJC and beyond, to assist students in overcoming obstacles and achieving their educational and career goals. As a former DSPS and Veteran student at Modesto Junior College, he understands how important it is to support students in navigating their higher educational journey. He has dedicated his career to supporting and empowering students to be successful life-long learners, capable of overcoming barriers to success.