Dr. Gabriel Gallardo
UW CAMP PI
Luz participated in the College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) in 2003 at Central Washington University (CWU) where she received a BA Degree in Sociology and a minor in Psychology and Spanish. She served as a CAMP Peer Mentor in 2004 and has continued to stay involved and work with CAMP ever since. Luz earned her M.Ed in Counseling from Heritage University in 2010 while working as the CAMP Retention Counselor at CWU. Luz joined the UW CAMP team in March of 2011 as the Academic Advisor and then become the Director in May of 2012. Luz was born in Michoacán Mexico, and immigrated to the United States with her entire family in 1987. Luz was raised in the beautiful Yakima Valley. Luz enjoys spending time with her daughter Celeste, husband Simon, family, and friends.
UW CAMP Director
UW CAMP Adviser
Catti comes from a migrant farm working background and has six brothers and sisters. She graduated high school from Prosser High School in 2009 and earned a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in June 2013 from the University of Washington Bothell (UWB). She is currently pursuing a M.Ed. from UWB and is expected to graduate Summer of 2015. Catti enjoys spending time with her husband and son, she loves exploring the city with them and trying new food. Random fact about Catti is she loves watching football but is not a Seahawks fan. She cheers for the Dallas Cowboys, so please don’t egg her office. Catti is extremely excited to be working with CAMP & OMAD to give back to a community that she comes from and be a support for students during their academic years.
Catalina A. Villanueva
UW CAMP Recruiter/ Adviser
Nataly was born and raised in Tacoma, WA. She earned an Associate’s Degree from Pierce Community College through Running Start, and graduated from Washington High School at the same time in 2010. Nataly attended the University of Washington Seattle as a freshman/transfer and completed her Bachelors in Political Science and International Studies in March of 2012. She worked for OMAD as a student for 2 years before formally working as a staff member. In her spare time, she volunteers for the Tahoma Audubon Society, The Tacoma Nature Center, and WA MESA. Nataly will begin a Master’s in Education Policy at UW Seattle in fall of 2014 and hopes to continue working in higher education.
Nataly Jo Brockwell
UW CAMP Administrative Assistant