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COVID-19 NOTICE: To take classes ON CAMPUS this upcoming Winter 2022 term, vaccinations will be required. Fully online students are exempt from this requirement. Learn about the December 10 deadline for the first dose, exemptions and more in your Mt. SAC email or


ABI Program Faculty

Name Title Contact Information
Heather Ponce, MS CCC-SLP ABI Program Lead, Speech-Language Pathologist/Instructor
Valentina Gaete, MS CCC-SLP Speech-Language Pathologist/Instructor


ATC Faculty and Staff

Name Title Contact Information
Matthew Dawood, MS Program Coordinator/Instructor
Manoj Jayagoda Program Specialist
David Montes Alternate Media Specialist
Timothy Zaal Alternate Media Specialist


Instructional Specialists (Math and Writing Support)

Name Title Contact Information
Julie Cortez, MA Professor of Access - Writing Emphasis or schedule an appointment.
Dana Johnson, MA Professor of Access - Math Emphasis