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The Veteran Services Office Staff:
 
  Samuel E. Farrell II, Executive Director  
Samuel E. Farrell II, Executive Director. Directs the Center for Community Education/CUNY Catch Program and the Veteran Services Office. Responsibilities include the administrative and fiscal oversight of CUNY Catch’s Workforce Investment Act (WIA), Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD), jail-expansion and transitional programs. He works in a similar capacity with the Veterans Upward Bound, Veterans Services Collaboration Initiative, and the Veterans Resource Center projects. His duties also include proposal writing, staff development, program evaluation and He takes on leadership roles in divisional, college, CUNY-wide committees, and in the veterans’ community in New York City.
 
  Vicki Bello, Program Coordinator  
Vicki Bello is the Coordinator for the Veterans Upward Bound Program.  Mrs. Bello oversees the Veterans Upward Bound Program, which includes counseling, outreach, recruitment, intake and academic assessment.  Mrs. Bello also serves as the principal liaison for the Student Veterans Club, as well as the Counseling and Student Affairs Department.  Mrs. Bello is a U.S. Navy veteran who is active in the veterans’ community in New York City.
 
  Vicki Bello, Program Coordinator  
Everett Jones is the Program Assistant for the Veterans Upward Bound Program. Everett is currently pursuing his A.S. in Criminal Justice at LaGuardia Community College, with intentions of continuing on to his B.A. in Criminal Justice at John Jay College.  He has been working in the Veteran Services Office since November 2012.
 
  Vicki Bello, Program Coordinator   Erick Melhado has a B.A. in English Literature (Queens College), has taught composition, research, and literature at St. John's University, Queens College, and LaGuardia Community College. He is the current director for U.S.A. Community Service and Language Arts instructor for the Veterans Upward Bound Program at LaGuardia Community College.
  Vicki Bello, Program Coordinator   Older Vera has a BS in Applied Mathematics and Statistics from SUNY at Stony Brook. He has been working for the continuing education department since 2008. He has been teaching math college prep classes for the Veterans Upward Bound Program and the CUNY Language Immersion Program.
  Vicki Bello, Program Coordinator  

Garry Israel has an AS in Electronics Technology and a BS in Computer Technology Engineering. He taught Latin, Math, and Physics in Haiti for 8 years. He has been a Tutor for The Veterans Upward Bound Program (VUB) at LaGuardia Community College since March of 2008.

  Vicki Bello, Program Coordinator  

Raquel Alicia Coy has a B.A in English with an Emphasis in Grammar from York College. She has five years of English/Writing tutoring experience. At the Veteran’s Upward Bound Program, she also oversees the production and editing of the Veteran’s Upward Bound cyclic newsletter.

  Vicki Bello, Program Coordinator  

David Daza, Veteran Student Mentor

  Vicki Bello, Program Coordinator  

Keisha Frederick is currently the Veteran’s Peer Mentor at LaGuardia Community College. She recently graduated from LaGuardia Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Education. She has served in the U.S Army for 7 years.

     
 
 
The Veteran Services Office Is Located At:
 
LaGuardia Community College
31-10 Thomson Avenue, Room C-371
Long Island City, New York 11101
   
Contact Us At:
 
Phone: (718) 482-5386 / (718) 482-5231
E-mail: vets@lagcc.cuny.edu
Website: www.lagcc.cuny.edu/veterans
Facebook: LaGuardia Veterans
Twitter: @LaGuardiaVets
  YouTube: www.youtube.com/nycvrc
  MySpace: www.myspace.com/lagccveterans
   
Our Office Hours:
   
  Office Hours:
  Monday to Thursday
  9am - 9pm
 
  Friday
  9pm - 5pm
   
  *Closed on Fridays during the summer
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