Don Love
Umoja Counselor/Coordinator

Cell 619.846.1009
Don Love is the counselor/coordinator for the Umoja Program and a Regional Coordinator for the Statewide Umoja Community. He received a Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership from Azusa Pacific University and a Master of Arts in Education with a concentration in Counseling and Guidance from Point Loma Nazarene University.
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Cristine Sidela
Student Services Coordinator for Academic Success and Equity (ASE) Programs

P 760.757.2121 x6276
Cristine collaboratively implements equity programs that promote academic success and retention through tailoring support to address the needs of underrepresented students. Cristine earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from CSU San Marcos and a Masters in Counseling from San Francisco State University.

David Bonds
Math Faculty

P 760.757.2121 x6497
David Bonds is an educator, musician, youth sports coach, and father of four. Since earning his Bachelor’s of Art at UC San Diego and his Master’s of Art at UC Santa Cruz, he has enjoyed teaching college level mathematics for more than 24 years. David joined the Mathematics Department at MiraCosta College in 2001.

Carolyn Goodspeed
Umoja Student Success Liaison

P 760.757.2121 x6900
Carolyn Goodspeed is the Student Success Liaison for the Umoja program tasked with on the ground follow-up support for both cohort and non cohort students. Carolyn graduated from MiraCosta College in 2018.

*The MiraCosta Umoja Community is a consortium member of the Umoja Community of California Community Colleges.