Associate Dean of Students
Venus holds a B.A. Social Sciences and a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Southern California as well as M.Ed. Post-secondary Administration and Student Affairs from the University of Southern California. She has 15 years of work experience at 7 different universities around the world, primarily working in the functional areas of campus leadership, residence life, student conduct, and international students. At LCC, Venus oversees the Residence Life, Counseling, and Intercultural program. Other parts of the role include leading the Committee on Discipline and serving as part of various committees including Wecare which is an early intervention program that provides support for students in need. Prior to her arrival at LCC, she worked in residential life at Ryerson University in Canada and was one of four featured international presenters at a student discipline conference in the Philippines.