Contact the Office of Equity and Inclusion

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Campus Center
Bldg B - First Floor, Office 163
oei@whittier.edu

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Staff

Jenny GuerraJenny Guerra

Director
Pronouns: she/her/hers/ella

Jenny was raised in southeast Los Angeles and was a first generation Latina college student. She received her bachelor's degree in Animal Science and a minor in Spanish from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. Being fully aware of her passion and desire to be an agent for social justice and a student advocate, she attended Florida International University where she earned a Master of Science degree in Higher Education Administration. She is a strong believer that every person deserves to have access to higher education.

Francisco GomezFrancisco Gomez 

Associate Director 
562.907.4662
fgomez@whittier.edu
Pronouns: he/him/his
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Francisco was born and raised in San Diego, California to an immigrant family and was the first in his family to graduate from college. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Chicana/o Studies from the University of California, Davis, and his Master of Arts in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University of San Francisco. His experience as a first-generation college student at a large research institution has shaped how he navigates his role as a student affairs practitioner. His holistic approach when working with students, staff, and faculty allows him to fight for a more equitable world, specifically in higher education.