Meet the Student Life Staff

Fall and spring services and ID cards are offered M-Th, 9-5 pm and Friday 9-1 pm.  The Food Pantry is open Wednesdays and Thursdays 10:30-4:30 pm in the Student Union Building, first floor.

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Todd Farr, he/him
Program Manager


Advisor for Associated Student of Diablo Valley College and co-Advisor for Inter-Club Council. "The BEST part of my role is that I have the pleasure of working with students daily and supporting Student Life at DVC." Check out our Student Union services and get connected on DVCsync today!


Wynona Jordan-Thomas, she/her
Administrative Assistant II


Supports the Student Life Office, the Brown Bag lecture series and accounting for student organization financial transactions. Provides cash handling training and processes ASDVC check requests.


Renee Savage, she/her
Program Coordinator
On leave through spring 2024

Renee is the Advisor for the Inter Club Council and supports the clubs program. She is passionate about helping students reach their educational and personal goals and strives to create a fun, open, and productive environment conducive to leadership development and growth. Renee has been working in Student Services at DVC for 14 years and most recently served as Coordinator and Advisor in the International Student Office. She has a Master’s Degree in Leadership from Saint Mary’s College of CA and Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation and Leisure Studies from San Francisco State University. Renee also attended DVC during her educational journey and it was her positive experience as a student that inspired her to pursue a career here.


Richard Stanfield, he/him
Interim Program Coordinator


Richard left a lifetime of work with law firms to pursue and obtain a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a Management emphasis from San Francisco State University. He also minored in Communications at Los Medanos College, where he was a debate champion, very active in Associated Students, and an officer of several clubs.  His recent position was Program Assistant at Los Medanos College where he provided administrative support for the tutoring program.


Frances, he/him/they/them

Interim Program Assistant - Food Pantry

Frances is currently pursuing a Library Technology Associates at DVC, with the further goal of becoming a librarian. They are excited to work with the Food Pantry and Student Life Office to help fellow students. 


Waez, he/him

Student Worker

Waez Sufi is an international student pursuing his associate degree majoring in computer science. Currently working here at the Student Union as a video editor and social media developer. I believe that we can work together as a team and help each other with achieving the goal we set.  

Jesus, he/him

Student Worker

Jesus is pursuing an associate's degree in physics with the eventual goal of becoming an astrophysicist. Knowing first-hand how big a difference student support can make in one’s college journey, he spends some time at the Student Union Building making sure it’s the best student hub he can make. 

Emily, she/they

Student Worker

Emily is currently pursuing an Associate’s Degree in Psychology to transfer to a CSU. Ultimately Emily wants to pursue a career as a School Social Worker. They are ready to lend a helping hand to whoever needs it here at the Student Union and to ensure that each student knows what great things we have to offer.


Chimere, she/her

Student Worker

Chimere is pursuing a Degree in Art and Digital Media in hopes of transferring to a UC or CSU. Chimere’s goal for her future is to pursue a career in 3D animating and rigging. With this, she is available at the front desk to help anyone in need. Chimere is focused on supporting a safe school environment for all students no matter who they are.


Kaya, she/her

Student Worker

Kaya is pursuing a degree in Business Administration and Economics. Kaya is passionate about reshaping our impact on consumerism and capitalism. You can find her in the food pantry or at the front desk, where she is always willing to offer assistance and support.


Aziz, he/him

Student Worker

Aziz is pursuing Business Management studies to transfer and earn his Bachelor's Degree.  His home country is Afghanistan with 14 years in the US.  Aziz also served in the United States military.